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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Manager
Rank 893 950 958
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 34 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.032% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 21
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £81,300 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.47% +18.88%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 +24 31 £57,500 +6.97% 2
South East +10 13 £57,500 -8.00%
London +37 8 £77,500 +29.16% 1
Berkshire +12 8 £57,500 +12.19%
Reading - 8 £57,500 -
Leeds +33 7 - -
Yorkshire +32 7 - -
West Yorkshire +30 7 - -
Oxfordshire -20 5 - -
Banbury - 5 - -
East Midlands +6 3 £37,500 -1.31%
Leicestershire +2 3 £37,500 +11.94%
Loughborough - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 3 £50,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £51,000 -

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (33.82%) QA
2 21 (30.88%) Security Testing
2 21 (30.88%) Finance
3 20 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 17 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 15 (22.06%) Performance Management
5 15 (22.06%) DV Cleared
5 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
6 14 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (20.59%) Nessus
7 13 (19.12%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Test Management
8 12 (17.65%) Manual Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Line Management
8 12 (17.65%) SDLC
9 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
10 10 (14.71%) Black-Box Testing
10 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
10 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (14.71%) CHECK Team Leader
11 9 (13.24%) CHECK Team Member
11 9 (13.24%) CREST Certified
11 9 (13.24%) Burp Suite
11 9 (13.24%) Kali Linux
11 9 (13.24%) Metasploit
11 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
11 9 (13.24%) Linux
12 7 (10.29%) Telecoms

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 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.47%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Burp Suite
1 9 (13.24%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) CSS
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.35%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) CESG
4 1 (1.47%) Derivative
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Kali Linux
1 9 (13.24%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Security Testing
2 20 (29.41%) Test Strategy
3 17 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 15 (22.06%) Performance Management
5 14 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (19.12%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (17.65%) Line Management
7 12 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 12 (17.65%) SDLC
7 12 (17.65%) Test Management
8 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (14.71%) Black-Box Testing
9 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.29%) Coaching
11 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.82%) Project Management
13 5 (7.35%) Information Assurance
13 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) C
2 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) DV Cleared
1 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) CHECK Team Leader
2 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) CHECK Team Member
3 9 (13.24%) CREST Certified
4 7 (10.29%) Degree
5 4 (5.88%) ISEB
5 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.47%) CISA
6 1 (1.47%) CISM
6 1 (1.47%) CISSP
6 1 (1.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.82%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Nessus
2 5 (7.35%) Nmap
3 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.47%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.47%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Coverity
1 5 (7.35%) SAP
2 2 (2.94%) HP
2 2 (2.94%) OpenText
2 2 (2.94%) Siebel
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Qualys
3 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.47%) Veracode
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