The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 166 193 164
Rank change year-on-year +27 -29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 11 24 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.48% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.51% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 57
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,200 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3190 4685 5226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 94.65% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 3823 3873
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Berkshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Berkshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Manager in Berkshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +30 3 £50,000 -
Newbury +6 1 £67,500 +17.39%
Windsor - 1 £70,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Test Strategy
2 15 (45.45%) HP
3 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 12 (36.36%) Test Management
5 10 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
5 10 (30.30%) SAP
6 9 (27.27%) JMeter
6 9 (27.27%) Finance
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) LoadRunner
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) Release Management
8 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.18%) Coaching
9 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.12%) Rational Performance Tester
10 4 (12.12%) SAP HR
10 4 (12.12%) IBM
10 4 (12.12%) ISEB
10 4 (12.12%) SDLC
10 4 (12.12%) Open Source
10 4 (12.12%) People Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP HR
2 3 (9.09%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.03%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) JMeter
2 7 (21.21%) LoadRunner
3 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (12.12%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.06%) MSTest
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) NUnit
7 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Solaris
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Test Strategy
2 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Test Management
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) Release Management
6 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) Open Source
7 4 (12.12%) People Management
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) ITSM
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.09%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (9.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) HP
2 10 (30.30%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.03%) Workday
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