The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Test 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
Test Manager
Rank 95 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% - 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
Test Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1295 1362 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.93% 97.99% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1119 1132
Median salary £37,263 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Wales region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Test Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Wales region 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
South Wales - 4 £45,000 -
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Test 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 across the Wales region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
6 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) RUP
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) CGI
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Finance

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) RUP
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP