The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South East / Hampshire
Rank 140 168 168
Rank change year-on-year +28 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 22 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.74% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 17
Median salary £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -4.54%  
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2865 3313 3668
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.89% 97.58% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2427 2952 3102
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Hampshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Hampshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Manager in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Manager in Hampshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Portsmouth - 9 £75,000 -
Eastleigh - 4 - -
Fareham +10 3 - -
Southampton +12 2 - -
Basingstoke +6 2 £55,000 -2.22%
Farnborough - 1 £50,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Software Testing
3 20 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 19 (33.93%) SAP
4 19 (33.93%) HP
5 18 (32.14%) Ariba
5 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
5 18 (32.14%) SuccessFactors
6 17 (30.36%) Test Management
7 16 (28.57%) Finance
8 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
8 15 (26.79%) Manual Testing
9 14 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 14 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 14 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 13 (23.21%) TDD
10 13 (23.21%) BDD
10 13 (23.21%) SDLC
11 12 (21.43%) Selenium
11 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
12 11 (19.64%) MS Project
12 11 (19.64%) JIRA
12 11 (19.64%) Confluence
13 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
13 10 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
14 9 (16.07%) Coaching
14 9 (16.07%) Degree
14 9 (16.07%) Remedy

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (19.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.79%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) DB2
1 1 (1.79%) Endeca
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Selenium
2 11 (19.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.57%) Xbox
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) iSeries
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Software Testing
3 20 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
5 17 (30.36%) Test Management
6 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
6 15 (26.79%) Manual Testing
7 14 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 14 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 13 (23.21%) BDD
8 13 (23.21%) SDLC
8 13 (23.21%) TDD
9 10 (17.86%) Automation Testing
9 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.07%) Coaching
11 8 (14.29%) ITIL
12 7 (12.50%) Project Management
13 6 (10.71%) Change Control
13 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
14 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (1.79%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (16.07%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) HP
1 19 (33.93%) SAP
2 18 (32.14%) Ariba
3 9 (16.07%) Remedy
4 4 (7.14%) Capita
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle