The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 77 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 0.79% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.82% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Median salary £38,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% +4.44%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
Test Manager
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 1461 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.02% 95.68% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 684 1200 886
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Test Strategy
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
4 12 (63.16%) Test Management
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) Project Management
6 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
6 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
7 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
7 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (36.84%) ISEB
8 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
8 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
8 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) Open Source
9 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (26.32%) QA
10 4 (21.05%) Selenium
10 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Facilities Management
10 4 (21.05%) TDD
10 4 (21.05%) Migration
10 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
10 4 (21.05%) BDD
10 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
10 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Strategy
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Test Management
4 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
6 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
7 5 (26.32%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
8 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 4 (21.05%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
2 7 (36.84%) ISEB
3 6 (31.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) HP
1 1 (5.26%) IBM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP