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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Manager
Rank 865 927 981
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 44 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.035% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.036% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 28
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £94,750
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -19.20%

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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 May 2016 within the UK.

Testing Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Testing Manager
Top 17 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 28 May 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 +29 42 £56,250 -13.46% 5
London +35 16 £68,500 +5.38% 3
South East +20 12 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Berkshire +18 9 £57,500 -6.12%
Reading - 9 £57,500 -
East Midlands +14 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Leicestershire - 8 £37,500 -
Loughborough - 8 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +13 6 - -
Yorkshire +12 6 - -
Leeds +5 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 1
Banbury - 3 - - 1
City of London +50 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 £51,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £51,000 -

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 31 (41.33%) QA
2 30 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 27 (36.00%) Finance
4 21 (28.00%) Test Management
5 19 (25.33%) Software Testing
6 18 (24.00%) Security Testing
7 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
8 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
9 12 (16.00%) Manual Testing
9 12 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (16.00%) Nessus
9 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (16.00%) SDLC
10 11 (14.67%) SAP
11 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Performance Management
11 10 (13.33%) CHECK Team Leader
12 9 (12.00%) Line Management
12 9 (12.00%) Black-Box Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Degree
12 9 (12.00%) ISTQB
12 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
13 8 (10.67%) HP
13 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
13 8 (10.67%) Test Automation
14 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
14 7 (9.33%) HP UFT

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 (1.33%) MS Office
1 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) HP UFT
1 7 (9.33%) LoadRunner
2 6 (8.00%) Burp Suite
2 6 (8.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
4 7 (9.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) CESG
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Derivative
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.33%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Kali Linux
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 21 (28.00%) Test Management
3 19 (25.33%) Software Testing
4 18 (24.00%) Security Testing
5 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (16.00%) Manual Testing
6 12 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (16.00%) SDLC
6 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (12.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 9 (12.00%) Line Management
9 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.33%) Coaching
10 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
11 6 (8.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) C
2 1 (1.33%) C#
2 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
1 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) CHECK Team Leader
3 9 (12.00%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 6 (8.00%) CREST Certified
6 4 (5.33%) ISEB
6 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CISA
7 1 (1.33%) CISM
7 1 (1.33%) CISSP
7 1 (1.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (41.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Nessus
2 6 (8.00%) Nmap
3 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.33%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) SAP
2 8 (10.67%) HP
3 6 (8.00%) Coverity
4 2 (2.67%) OpenText
4 2 (2.67%) Siebel
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) Qualys
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) Veracode
Durham
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum package + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago