The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Luton region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank - 59 53
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.24% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
285 402 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 96.61% 97.34% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 235 356 403
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Luton region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Rally
1 3 (100.00%) Testopia
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Testopia
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Rally