The median annual salary for a Testing Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Testing Manager
UK / England
Rank 815 893 905
Rank change year-on-year +78 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 4 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.035% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.037% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 21
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £63,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.72% +41.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75905 92477 95025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63439 78184 78375
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Testing Manager in England

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Testing Manager in England

Testing Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +58 2 £65,000 -5.10%
East of England +19 1 £55,000 -15.38%
South West +14 1 - -
Testing Manager
UK

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring Testing Manager in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (13.33%) CEH
4 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Equities
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Ant
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) JMS
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) FTP

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Burp Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JMS
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (13.33%) Equities
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Kali Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (13.33%) CEH
3 1 (6.67%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) OSCP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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