The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 23 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 advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 70 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.34% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £68,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 303 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.74% 95.28% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 410 228 234
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
Hertfordshire

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Watford

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc