Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Test Manager
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 115 117
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 11 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.62% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 8
Wiltshire median annual salary £67,500 £40,000 £52,861
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.75% -24.33% -3.89%
10th Percentile £55,305 £37,000 £34,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £56,998
South West median annual salary £55,000 £44,625 £52,500
% change year-on-year +23.25% -15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,706 1,528 1,700
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 98.07% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,438 1,291 1,457
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,998
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Manager in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Manager in Wiltshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Swindon -1 10 £67,500 +12.50%
Test Manager
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Wiltshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Kanban
6 3 (27.27%) Groovy
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Jython
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) Maven
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) CA
6 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
6 3 (27.27%) HP

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

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) WebdriverIO
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Test Management
6 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
6 3 (27.27%) Kanban
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Availability Management
7 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Groovy
2 3 (27.27%) Jython
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (27.27%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CA
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) SAP