The first table below looks at the demand for the Testing Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 23 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank 881 847 862
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 23 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.027% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 26
Average salary £48,750 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £83,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £69,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-35.25% +28.70%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Testing Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Testing Manager
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
England -39 23 £48,750 -37.09% 4
London -29 13 £92,500 +19.35% 1
City of London -5 6 £102,500 +46.42%
East of England -15 5 £45,000 -35.25%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £40,500 -
Liverpool - 2 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands +1 1 £51,500 -35.62%
Birmingham - 1 £51,500 -
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -

Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 24 (40.00%) QA
2 20 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (31.67%) Degree
4 16 (26.67%) Project Management
5 14 (23.33%) SQL
6 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Finance
7 11 (18.33%) .NET
8 10 (16.67%) Java
8 10 (16.67%) HP
8 10 (16.67%) ISTQB
8 10 (16.67%) Release Management
9 9 (15.00%) System Testing
9 9 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (15.00%) SAP
9 9 (15.00%) ITIL
9 9 (15.00%) Change Management
10 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
10 8 (13.33%) Windows
10 8 (13.33%) Linux
10 8 (13.33%) LoadRunner
10 8 (13.33%) Banking
11 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
11 7 (11.67%) EAI
11 7 (11.67%) SOA
11 7 (11.67%) Web Services

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) CMS
1 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) DB2
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Redis
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) QADirector
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 7 (11.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (26.67%) Project Management
3 12 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 12 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (18.33%) Software Testing
5 10 (16.67%) Release Management
6 9 (15.00%) ITIL
6 9 (15.00%) Change Management
6 9 (15.00%) System Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.67%) EAI
8 7 (11.67%) SOA
8 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Security Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
5 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) HP
2 9 (15.00%) SAP
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, travel allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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