Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

Test Manager
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Portsmouth median annual salary £60,000 - -
Hampshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 577 704 519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 98.46% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 484 622 488
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Portsmouth

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Portsmouth

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (100.00%) HP ALM

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SAP