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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 422 382 334
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 214 306 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 173 240 227
Average salary £59,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £49,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +10 54 £59,000 -9.23% 6
Harrow - 6 £45,000 -
Feltham - 3 £39,000 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 180 (37.74%) Test Management
2 161 (33.75%) Finance
3 147 (30.82%) Test Strategy
4 141 (29.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 139 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
6 135 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 128 (26.83%) ISEB
8 125 (26.21%) QA
9 116 (24.32%) Software Testing
10 100 (20.96%) Banking
11 98 (20.55%) ISTQB
12 80 (16.77%) PRINCE2
13 66 (13.84%) LoadRunner
14 59 (12.37%) Project Management
15 58 (12.16%) Retail
16 56 (11.74%) Selenium
17 48 (10.06%) Waterfall
18 46 (9.64%) Java
19 45 (9.43%) Line Management
19 45 (9.43%) Performance Testing
20 44 (9.22%) HP
21 42 (8.81%) BDD
22 41 (8.60%) ITIL
22 41 (8.60%) Scrum
23 40 (8.39%) E-Commerce
24 37 (7.76%) Investment Banking
25 35 (7.34%) Test Automation
26 34 (7.13%) HP Quality Center
26 34 (7.13%) JIRA
26 34 (7.13%) TDD

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (1.47%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.26%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.05%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.21%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) JBoss
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
5 1 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.84%) MS Office
1 4 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.26%) Summit
3 4 (0.84%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.84%) Internet
2 3 (0.63%) Network Security
3 2 (0.42%) Wireless Security
3 2 (0.42%) Wireless
3 2 (0.42%) ATM
3 2 (0.42%) LAN
3 2 (0.42%) WAN
4 1 (0.21%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) DVB
4 1 (0.21%) RTP
4 1 (0.21%) SS7
4 1 (0.21%) SMPP
4 1 (0.21%) TCAP
4 1 (0.21%) ISUP
4 1 (0.21%) INAP
4 1 (0.21%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 66 (13.84%) LoadRunner
2 56 (11.74%) Selenium
3 34 (7.13%) JIRA
4 30 (6.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 29 (6.08%) JMeter
6 23 (4.82%) Cucumber
6 23 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (4.61%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.94%) Rational Performance Tester
8 14 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 14 (2.94%) SoapUI
8 14 (2.94%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.10%) MSTest
9 10 (2.10%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.05%) JUnit
10 5 (1.05%) Appium
11 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.84%) JBehave
11 4 (0.84%) Calabash
11 4 (0.84%) LoadUI
General
1 161 (33.75%) Finance
2 100 (20.96%) Banking
3 58 (12.16%) Retail
4 37 (7.76%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.98%) Financial Institution
6 17 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.89%) Local Government
7 9 (1.89%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.47%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.05%) Publishing
10 4 (0.84%) Billing
10 4 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Marketing
11 3 (0.63%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Front Office
12 2 (0.42%) Automotive
12 2 (0.42%) Law
12 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.40%) Web Services
2 20 (4.19%) .NET
3 11 (2.31%) SOAP
4 9 (1.89%) Middleware
4 9 (1.89%) REST
5 4 (0.84%) Apache Flex
6 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.63%) RESTful
7 2 (0.42%) HTML
7 2 (0.42%) Flash
8 1 (0.21%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.21%) JSON
8 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.21%) XMPP
8 1 (0.21%) Spring
8 1 (0.21%) CSS
8 1 (0.21%) JSP
8 1 (0.21%) XML
8 1 (0.21%) J2EE
8 1 (0.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.98%) Mobile App
2 14 (2.94%) Open Source
2 14 (2.94%) Derivative
3 12 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 7 (1.47%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.26%) User Experience
7 6 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.26%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.84%) Equities
9 4 (0.84%) Statistics
9 4 (0.84%) DTCC
10 3 (0.63%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.63%) CESG
10 3 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.31%) Windows
2 7 (1.47%) UNIX
3 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.26%) Android
3 6 (1.26%) Linux
4 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (37.74%) Test Management
2 147 (30.82%) Test Strategy
3 141 (29.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 139 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 116 (24.32%) Software Testing
7 80 (16.77%) PRINCE2
8 59 (12.37%) Project Management
9 48 (10.06%) Waterfall
10 45 (9.43%) Line Management
10 45 (9.43%) Performance Testing
11 42 (8.81%) BDD
12 41 (8.60%) ITIL
12 41 (8.60%) Scrum
13 40 (8.39%) E-Commerce
14 35 (7.34%) Test Automation
15 34 (7.13%) TDD
16 32 (6.71%) Test Scripting
17 29 (6.08%) Service Management
17 29 (6.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (9.64%) Java
2 29 (6.08%) C#
3 14 (2.94%) SQL
4 11 (2.31%) C
5 9 (1.89%) Ruby
6 6 (1.26%) PHP
6 6 (1.26%) Python
7 3 (0.63%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.63%) Scala
8 2 (0.42%) Korn
9 1 (0.21%) C++
9 1 (0.21%) Perl
9 1 (0.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 128 (26.83%) ISEB
2 98 (20.55%) ISTQB
3 27 (5.66%) Degree
4 22 (4.61%) ISEB Practitioner
5 18 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (2.73%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.31%) PMP
7 11 (2.31%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.26%) IBM Certification
10 5 (1.05%) CEH
10 5 (1.05%) CISA
10 5 (1.05%) CISM
10 5 (1.05%) CISSP
11 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.42%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (26.21%) QA
2 9 (1.89%) MiFID
2 9 (1.89%) Basel III
2 9 (1.89%) EMIR
2 9 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (7.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 44 (9.22%) HP
2 32 (6.71%) Oracle
3 30 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.03%) IBM
5 19 (3.98%) SAP
6 12 (2.52%) Murex
7 10 (2.10%) Calypso
8 8 (1.68%) Capita
9 7 (1.47%) VMware
9 7 (1.47%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.47%) Green Hat
9 7 (1.47%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.05%) Fujitsu
10 5 (1.05%) ATG
10 5 (1.05%) ESRI
10 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.42%) hybris
11 2 (0.42%) VocaLink
11 2 (0.42%) TSYS
11 2 (0.42%) VeriFone
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
networx
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Corporate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: Excellent competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus Package
Posted: 26 days ago