The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 35 31 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.69% 1.98% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.00% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 200 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 96.07% 99.01% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 122 186 142
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £66,000 £65,000
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 Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Shropshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Shropshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Telford -7 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Test Manager
West Midlands

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Shropshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) webMethods
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) MS Project

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) webMethods