The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 84 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 20 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.57% 0.29% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.30% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 25
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,700 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,700 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1231 1009 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.47% 96.28% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 852 1021
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,203 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
Swindon +16 20 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Scrum
3 19 (65.52%) ISEB
4 16 (55.17%) SQL
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
6 14 (48.28%) QA
7 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
7 12 (41.38%) MS Office
7 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
7 12 (41.38%) VBScript
7 12 (41.38%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (34.48%) Banking
8 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
8 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
9 9 (31.03%) VB
9 9 (31.03%) VBA
10 8 (27.59%) Retail
10 8 (27.59%) Use Case
10 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
11 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
11 7 (24.14%) Test Management
11 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
12 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (17.24%) Selenium
13 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
14 4 (13.79%) Degree
14 4 (13.79%) WATIR
14 4 (13.79%) TDD
15 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) WebDriver
3 4 (13.79%) WATIR
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Scrum
3 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
3 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Use Case
5 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
5 7 (24.14%) Test Management
6 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (13.79%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Line Management
10 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) VBScript
3 9 (31.03%) VB
3 9 (31.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) ISEB
2 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) HP
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