Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Testing Manager was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Testing Manager
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 837 913
Rank change year-on-year +3 +76 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 6 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.026% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.027% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 12
London median annual salary £82,500 £81,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +16.07% -13.85%
10th Percentile £72,250 £38,750 £52,125
90th Percentile £108,750 £113,125 £148,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Testing Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Testing Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Testing Manager in London

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Testing Manager in London

Testing Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Testing Manager in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Testing Manager in London

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region featuring Testing Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) CGI
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

Testing Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CGI
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) RAD
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle