The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 12 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 7.41% - 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Malling 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
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 46
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Test Manager
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in West Malling

Test Manager
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA