The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
England / London
Rank 482 496 407
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 97 148 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.36% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.37% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 115 210
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%

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
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,340 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 14 £80,000 +3.22% 6
Greenford +5 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Bromley - 2 - - 1
Croydon - 2 £62,500 - 2
Hounslow - 1 - -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 133 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (42.24%) Finance
3 79 (34.05%) QA
4 73 (31.47%) Test Strategy
5 71 (30.60%) Test Management
6 57 (24.57%) Banking
7 52 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (22.41%) ISEB
8 48 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (19.40%) SQL
10 44 (18.97%) Waterfall
11 43 (18.53%) Java
11 43 (18.53%) Selenium
12 39 (16.81%) Degree
12 39 (16.81%) ISTQB
13 37 (15.95%) Test Automation
14 36 (15.52%) SDLC
15 35 (15.09%) Software Testing
16 33 (14.22%) Scrum
17 32 (13.79%) Coaching
18 31 (13.36%) System Integration Testing
18 31 (13.36%) Project Management
19 29 (12.50%) Regression Testing
19 29 (12.50%) .NET
20 28 (12.07%) Microsoft
21 27 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
22 23 (9.91%) Investment Banking
23 22 (9.48%) HP
23 22 (9.48%) SAP
23 22 (9.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.72%) Confluence
4 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.29%) IIS
5 2 (0.86%) Apache
5 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.74%) MS Office
2 11 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) thinkFolio
2 3 (1.29%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.16%) Big Data
4 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.86%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (18.53%) Selenium
2 16 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.47%) Cucumber
3 15 (6.47%) LoadRunner
4 12 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (4.74%) JIRA
5 11 (4.74%) JUnit
5 11 (4.74%) WebDriver
6 9 (3.88%) Jasmine
6 9 (3.88%) Protractor
6 9 (3.88%) TestNG
6 9 (3.88%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.45%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.02%) HP UFT
8 7 (3.02%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.59%) JMeter
10 5 (2.16%) Robot Framework
11 4 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.72%) Maven
11 4 (1.72%) NeoLoad
General
1 98 (42.24%) Finance
2 57 (24.57%) Banking
3 23 (9.91%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.45%) Retail
5 7 (3.02%) Front Office
6 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.29%) Games
7 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.86%) Law
8 2 (0.86%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.50%) .NET
2 20 (8.62%) HTML
3 15 (6.47%) Web Services
4 13 (5.60%) SOAP
5 11 (4.74%) Gherkin
6 10 (4.31%) XML
7 9 (3.88%) CSS
7 9 (3.88%) XBRL
8 5 (2.16%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.72%) Node.js
10 3 (1.29%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.29%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.29%) Spring
10 3 (1.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.86%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.86%) RESTful
12 1 (0.43%) Behat
12 1 (0.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.88%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.02%) Reinsurance
5 6 (2.59%) Derivative
5 6 (2.59%) Equities
5 6 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.16%) Fintech
7 4 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.72%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.29%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.86%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.43%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.43%) User Experience
10 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.90%) Linux
2 15 (6.47%) Unix
3 2 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.47%) Test Strategy
3 71 (30.60%) Test Management
4 52 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 44 (18.97%) Waterfall
7 37 (15.95%) Test Automation
8 36 (15.52%) SDLC
9 35 (15.09%) Software Testing
10 33 (14.22%) Scrum
11 32 (13.79%) Coaching
12 31 (13.36%) Project Management
12 31 (13.36%) System Integration Testing
13 29 (12.50%) Regression Testing
14 27 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (9.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 21 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (9.05%) Integration Testing
16 21 (9.05%) Non-Functional Testing
16 21 (9.05%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.40%) SQL
2 43 (18.53%) Java
3 17 (7.33%) C
3 17 (7.33%) C#
4 12 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.74%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.02%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.02%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.59%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.72%) C++
8 4 (1.72%) Python
9 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) Erlang
10 1 (0.43%) Perl
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
10 1 (0.43%) Scala
10 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (22.41%) ISEB
2 39 (16.81%) Degree
2 39 (16.81%) ISTQB
3 21 (9.05%) Security Cleared
4 17 (7.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (7.33%) SC Cleared
5 14 (6.03%) ISEB Practitioner
6 13 (5.60%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.16%) CCNA
9 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.16%) HND
9 5 (2.16%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.72%) MBCS
11 1 (0.43%) ACCA
11 1 (0.43%) MBA
11 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (34.05%) QA
2 10 (4.31%) SLA
3 7 (3.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.02%) SDET
4 2 (0.86%) MiFID
5 1 (0.43%) IFRS
5 1 (0.43%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.48%) HP
2 22 (9.48%) SAP
3 16 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (3.02%) Murex
5 3 (1.29%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.86%) Charles River
6 2 (0.86%) Hitachi
6 2 (0.86%) Sybase
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix
7 1 (0.43%) Informatica
7 1 (0.43%) New Relic
7 1 (0.43%) Remedy
7 1 (0.43%) Snow
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Experis Ltd
Salary: pension, flexible working
Posted: 56 minutes ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
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London
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: Competitve plus benefits
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Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: pension, flexible working
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Salary: £51,296 per annum
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Salary: £52969 - £62239 per annum + allowance + benefits
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London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £62239 per annum + up to £9,950
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Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, car, pension, etc
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