The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank 628 605 617
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 2 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.036% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.038% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 9
Average salary £52,500 £85,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.23% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -20.68%
Testing 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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
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 £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Testing Manager Salary Trend in London

Testing 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 Testing Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -
Testing Manager
England

Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) HP

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) RequisitePro
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Robot
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Process
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy