The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 28 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 70 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% 1.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
734 925 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.07% 96.96% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 672 801 614
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
Oxfordshire

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
6 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center