Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Test Manager
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 268 293
Rank change year-on-year +16 +25 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.098% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 15
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.64% -21.18% -19.05%
10th Percentile £51,250 £31,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,250 £77,000
South East median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £54,250
% change year-on-year +6.36% +1.38% +2.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5958 6467 8404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.47% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 5492 7299
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Surrey

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Surrey

Test Manager
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate - 5 £52,500 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Surrey region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (50.00%) System Testing
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) ISEB
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (50.00%) Protractor
5 2 (33.33%) Test Management
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

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

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Protractor
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Line Management
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) System Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Test Management
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA