The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 67 74 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.18% 1.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Median salary £45,000 £54,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.80% +36.87%  
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 Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 758 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.96% 96.81% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 467 608 574
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Coventry

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Coventry

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft