The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Manager
Rank 444 457 435
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.034% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.035% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -10.86%
Testing Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Testing Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Testing Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
Testing Manager
England

Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Test Management
2 12 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Nessus
2 12 (66.67%) Nmap
2 12 (66.67%) Coverity
2 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
4 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (44.44%) Network Security
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
8 3 (16.67%) Line Management
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
9 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Qualys
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.11%) Sybase
9 2 (11.11%) Unix
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) Informix
9 2 (11.11%) OpenVAS

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Informix
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Test Management
2 12 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Product Management
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Nessus
1 12 (66.67%) Nmap
2 2 (11.11%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Coverity
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Qualys
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) HP