The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 51 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.06% 1.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 333 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.20% 96.52% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 376 296 306
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 9 (64.29%) Test Management
4 8 (57.14%) Web Development
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) Marketing
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 5 (35.71%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
8 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
8 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) C++
8 3 (21.43%) ISEB

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Test Management
2 8 (57.14%) Web Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft