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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank 885 846 871
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 26 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.027% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.028% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 31
Average salary £49,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £51,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £84,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £69,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-35.25% +32.38%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Testing Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Testing Manager
Top 21 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 31 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
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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 -41 26 £49,500 -36.12% 7
London -36 15 £90,000 +16.12% 2
City of London -4 6 £102,500 +46.42%
East of England -5 5 £45,000 -35.25%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £40,500 -
West Midlands -10 1 £51,500 -35.62%
Liverpool - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £51,500 -
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 - - 3

Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (45.61%) QA
2 23 (40.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (28.07%) Degree
4 15 (26.32%) Project Management
5 12 (21.05%) Finance
5 12 (21.05%) Integration Testing
6 11 (19.30%) SQL
7 10 (17.54%) Java
7 10 (17.54%) Release Management
7 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
7 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
8 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (15.79%) System Testing
8 9 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.79%) ITIL
8 9 (15.79%) HP
8 9 (15.79%) Change Management
9 8 (14.04%) LoadRunner
9 8 (14.04%) .NET
9 8 (14.04%) Windows
9 8 (14.04%) Linux
9 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
9 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
9 8 (14.04%) Banking
10 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (12.28%) DB2
10 7 (12.28%) SAP
10 7 (12.28%) Web Services
10 7 (12.28%) ISEB

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.75%) Redis
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) QADirector
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Publishing
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) Web Services
2 7 (12.28%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
1 8 (14.04%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (26.32%) Project Management
3 12 (21.05%) Integration Testing
4 10 (17.54%) Release Management
4 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
5 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (15.79%) System Testing
5 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 9 (15.79%) ITIL
5 9 (15.79%) Change Management
6 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.28%) EAI
7 7 (12.28%) SOA
7 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Test Management
9 5 (8.77%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) Ruby
4 1 (1.75%) Scala
4 1 (1.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
3 7 (12.28%) ISEB
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (45.61%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) HP
2 7 (12.28%) SAP
2 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) TOWER Software
3 2 (3.51%) Remedy
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 75% off train travel, final s
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £37,935 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
The UK Hydrographic Office
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, travel allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
South West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 9 days ago