The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 71 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.88% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
764 683 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 96.22% 94.60% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 673 598 630
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Rugby - 5 - -
Warwick - 1 £40,000 -
Test Manager
West Midlands

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 11 (57.89%) PRINCE2
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
1 11 (57.89%) TETRA
1 11 (57.89%) Resource Management
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) 4G
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) System Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Automotive
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) SCADA
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
8 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) TETRA
1 11 (57.89%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
1 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.26%) TestLink
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) SCADA
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) PRINCE2
1 11 (57.89%) Resource Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Coaching
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) SAP