The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Test Manager
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 96 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.48% 0.84% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.87% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 798 1030 1019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.03% 96.53% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 651 684 836
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Gloucestershire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Gloucestershire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cirencester - 3 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Wealth Management
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) ISEB
4 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
4 5 (38.46%) Bugzilla
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Use Case
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Management
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 5 (38.46%) User Stories
4 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Fintech
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing

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

Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Unit4 Business World
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Bugzilla
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Wealth Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Use Case
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) User Stories
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) SAP