The median annual salary for a Testing Manager was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Testing Manager
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 863 920
Rank change year-on-year +3 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 7 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.048% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 24
Median salary £71,250 £56,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £37,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.54% -4.34%  

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 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Testing Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 26 June 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 +18 4 £70,000 -6.66%
North West - 2 £58,750 -
Yorkshire -13 1 £75,000 -
Testing Manager
UK

Testing Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Stress Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Economics
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
5 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

Testing Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
1 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (36.36%) Stress Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Economics
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Norkom
2 1 (9.09%) SAP