The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 195 184 195
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 23 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.85% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 26
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +3.09%
Test Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4493 5061 5000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.58% 95.53% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3800 4213 4083
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Manager
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Egham - 7 £50,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (35.29%) Integration Testing
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
4 14 (27.45%) Finance
4 14 (27.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (25.49%) ISEB
6 12 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
7 10 (19.61%) People Management
7 10 (19.61%) QA
8 9 (17.65%) Line Management
9 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
9 8 (15.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 8 (15.69%) Performance Management
9 8 (15.69%) V-Model
9 8 (15.69%) RESTful
9 8 (15.69%) WebDriver
9 8 (15.69%) Selenium
9 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
9 8 (15.69%) Firewall
9 8 (15.69%) IBM
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) Windows
9 8 (15.69%) Linux
9 8 (15.69%) Apache
9 8 (15.69%) LDAP
9 8 (15.69%) HTML
9 8 (15.69%) Java
9 8 (15.69%) Oracle

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) LDAP
1 8 (15.69%) DMZ
1 8 (15.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Selenium
1 8 (15.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) HTML
1 8 (15.69%) CSS
1 8 (15.69%) Web Services
1 8 (15.69%) XML
1 8 (15.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) EFT
1 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
1 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (15.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Integration Testing
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (23.53%) Test Scripting
5 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
5 10 (19.61%) People Management
6 9 (17.65%) Line Management
7 8 (15.69%) Performance Management
7 8 (15.69%) V-Model
7 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
8 7 (13.73%) Test Management
9 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (7.84%) ITIL
11 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.88%) Scrum
11 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.88%) System Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
1 8 (15.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 13 (25.49%) ISEB
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
1 8 (15.69%) IBM
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
1 8 (15.69%) BEA
2 4 (7.84%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) SAP