The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 107 130 115
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.64% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.69% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 22
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -1.44%
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.46% +7.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1213 1897 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.59% 94.00% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1513 1580
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Reading region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
3 4 (44.44%) JMeter
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) FMCG
5 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) MSTest
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (44.44%) JMeter
1 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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