The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 36 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.88% 0.33% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.34% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 298 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 90.71% 97.70% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 167 217 285
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Luton

Test Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Rally
1 2 (66.67%) Testopia
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) Testopia
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Rally
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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