Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Test Manager
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 67 76
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.46% 1.16% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.18% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 10
Swindon median annual salary £60,000 £53,223 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.73% -3.23% +10.00%
10th Percentile £57,500 £49,307 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 621 764 928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 98.20% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 527 645 839
Swindon median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £25,300 £24,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Swindon

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Swindon region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Jython
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Jython
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) HP