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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 93 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Median salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
1265 1307 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.29% 96.81% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 1108 1092
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 26 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
South Wales - 4 £45,000 - 2
Mid Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) CGI
4 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) JMeter
5 1 (8.33%) Games
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

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 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago