The median annual salary for a Testing Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Testing Manager
London / City of London
Rank - 268 313
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.028% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.030% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £90,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +56.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £63,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.72% +34.21%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4808 6716 9658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.97% 95.56% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 6000 8224
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Testing Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Testing Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Testing Manager in the City of London

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Testing Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Testing Manager in the City of London

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Testing 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 City of London region featuring Testing Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) OSCP
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap