The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Testing Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Manager
Rank 863 960 954
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 13 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.024% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 16
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £119,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £71,250 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+67.64% -29.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Testing Manager in the job title.

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Testing Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the UK.

Testing Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Testing Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Testing Manager over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Testing Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Testing Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +83 12 £75,000 +36.36%
London +66 10 £60,000 -43.52%
Chiswick - 4 - -
City of London - 4 £60,000 -
North West -14 2 £90,000 +143.24%
Manchester -8 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £52,500 -
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Testing 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 featuring Testing Manager in the job title.

1 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (22.58%) CREST Certified
3 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
3 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) Nessus
4 5 (16.13%) Finance
4 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) Burp Suite
4 5 (16.13%) Kali Linux
4 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (12.90%) Metasploit
5 4 (12.90%) QA
5 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.68%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.68%) Line Management
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Test Management
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Burp Suite
2 4 (12.90%) Metasploit
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) JMS
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) CESG
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Kali Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Line Management
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.45%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.45%) SDLC
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Test Management
5 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Process Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CREST Certified
2 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (6.45%) CEH
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Nessus
2 2 (6.45%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Coverity