Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Test Manager
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 143 159
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.30% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.63% +23.71%
10th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £51,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £54,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +18.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2952 2224 2771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.42% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 1851 2398
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Test Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Cambridge

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Cambridge

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridge region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) System Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Component Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) System Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Component Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware