The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 29 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.44% - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £65,000 - £44,000
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 Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 681 632 666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.27% 97.38% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 601 570 547
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Oxford

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Oxford

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 14 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy

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

Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Functional Testing
1 14 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 13 (81.25%) Performance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
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