The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 365 346 329
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 267 309 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.72% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.77% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 219 223 293
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £86,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38776 40118 42976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.84% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32989 32860 37014
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the London region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in London

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in London

Test Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 102 £59,000 -13.23% 12
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +24 1 £55,000 +3.77%
Docklands, London -6 1 £107,500 +48.27%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £57,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title.

1 212 (42.32%) Test Management
2 191 (38.12%) Finance
3 159 (31.74%) Test Strategy
4 147 (29.34%) ISEB
5 145 (28.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 140 (27.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 132 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
8 129 (25.75%) QA
9 118 (23.55%) ISTQB
10 116 (23.15%) Software Testing
11 94 (18.76%) Banking
12 67 (13.37%) PRINCE2
13 65 (12.97%) Selenium
14 64 (12.77%) Retail
15 63 (12.57%) HP
16 61 (12.18%) Project Management
17 54 (10.78%) HP Quality Center
18 51 (10.18%) Performance Testing
19 50 (9.98%) JIRA
20 48 (9.58%) Test Automation
21 47 (9.38%) Test Scripting
22 46 (9.18%) Scrum
23 45 (8.98%) Java
24 42 (8.38%) Risk Management
24 42 (8.38%) LoadRunner
25 39 (7.78%) Telecoms
26 36 (7.19%) Investment Banking
26 36 (7.19%) Integration Testing
26 36 (7.19%) Line Management
27 34 (6.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.80%) Lync
3 2 (0.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.00%) MS Project
1 5 (1.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.80%) Summit
3 3 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
3 3 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.80%) MVNO
2 3 (0.60%) Internet
3 2 (0.40%) LAN
3 2 (0.40%) WAN
3 2 (0.40%) HTTP
3 2 (0.40%) NFC
3 2 (0.40%) Network Security
4 1 (0.20%) DVB
4 1 (0.20%) SS7
4 1 (0.20%) SCCP
4 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.60%) Big Data
3 2 (0.40%) MySQL
4 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 65 (12.97%) Selenium
2 50 (9.98%) JIRA
3 42 (8.38%) LoadRunner
4 28 (5.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 28 (5.59%) JMeter
5 27 (5.39%) Jenkins
6 22 (4.39%) Cucumber
7 17 (3.39%) WebDriver
8 16 (3.19%) SoapUI
8 16 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.20%) Rational Performance Tester
10 9 (1.80%) JUnit
11 8 (1.60%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.60%) FitNesse
12 7 (1.40%) NUnit
13 6 (1.20%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.20%) Hudson
14 5 (1.00%) Rational Robot
15 4 (0.80%) Bugzilla
15 4 (0.80%) WebLOAD
General
1 191 (38.12%) Finance
2 94 (18.76%) Banking
3 64 (12.77%) Retail
4 39 (7.78%) Telecoms
5 36 (7.19%) Investment Banking
6 23 (4.59%) Financial Institution
7 16 (3.19%) Aerospace
8 11 (2.20%) Local Government
9 10 (2.00%) Publishing
10 8 (1.60%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.00%) Billing
11 5 (1.00%) Marketing
12 4 (0.80%) German Language
12 4 (0.80%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.80%) Advertising
13 3 (0.60%) Games
13 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.60%) Back Office
14 2 (0.40%) Automotive
14 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.79%) Web Services
2 11 (2.20%) Middleware
2 11 (2.20%) .NET
2 11 (2.20%) RESTful
3 3 (0.60%) HTML5
3 3 (0.60%) Django
3 3 (0.60%) HTML
3 3 (0.60%) SOAP
4 2 (0.40%) XMPP
4 2 (0.40%) XML
4 2 (0.40%) Flash
5 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.20%) D-Bus
5 1 (0.20%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.99%) Derivative
2 21 (4.19%) Open Source
3 20 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.20%) Statistics
6 9 (1.80%) Fixed Income
7 8 (1.60%) Equities
7 8 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.40%) User Experience
9 6 (1.20%) GIS
9 6 (1.20%) E-Learning
9 6 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 6 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (0.80%) SWIFT
10 4 (0.80%) FMCG
11 3 (0.60%) DTCC
11 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.60%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.60%) IPTV
12 2 (0.40%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.39%) Windows
2 15 (2.99%) Linux
3 10 (2.00%) UNIX
4 4 (0.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.60%) Android
6 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (42.32%) Test Management
2 159 (31.74%) Test Strategy
3 145 (28.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (27.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 132 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (23.15%) Software Testing
7 67 (13.37%) PRINCE2
8 61 (12.18%) Project Management
9 51 (10.18%) Performance Testing
10 48 (9.58%) Test Automation
11 47 (9.38%) Test Scripting
12 46 (9.18%) Scrum
13 42 (8.38%) Risk Management
14 36 (7.19%) Integration Testing
14 36 (7.19%) Line Management
15 34 (6.79%) Waterfall
16 33 (6.59%) ITIL
17 32 (6.39%) TDD
18 31 (6.19%) BDD
19 29 (5.79%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (8.98%) Java
2 27 (5.39%) SQL
3 24 (4.79%) C#
4 10 (2.00%) Ruby
5 8 (1.60%) Python
6 7 (1.40%) C
7 5 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.80%) Korn
9 3 (0.60%) Scala
9 3 (0.60%) PHP
10 2 (0.40%) Perl
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) VB
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 147 (29.34%) ISEB
2 118 (23.55%) ISTQB
3 34 (6.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.59%) Degree
6 17 (3.39%) ISEB Practitioner
7 15 (2.99%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.80%) PMP
9 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.60%) CISSP
10 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.40%) CEH
11 2 (0.40%) CISA
11 2 (0.40%) CISM
11 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (25.75%) QA
2 8 (1.60%) Basel III
2 8 (1.60%) EMIR
2 8 (1.60%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (1.60%) MiFID
3 5 (1.00%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 54 (10.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 63 (12.57%) HP
2 27 (5.39%) Oracle
3 19 (3.79%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.19%) SAP
4 16 (3.19%) Murex
5 14 (2.79%) IBM
6 12 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.20%) Capita
8 8 (1.60%) Calypso
9 7 (1.40%) Green Hat
10 6 (1.20%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.00%) ATG
12 3 (0.60%) Remedy
12 3 (0.60%) hybris
13 2 (0.40%) Apple
13 2 (0.40%) Adobe
14 1 (0.20%) BMC
14 1 (0.20%) Cognizant
14 1 (0.20%) Lotus
14 1 (0.20%) Charles River
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