The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Programme Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Programme Manager
Rank 261 314 339
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.10% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 7
Average salary £85,000 £59,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £67,500 £64,500
% change year-on-year
-14.07% +4.65%
Test Programme Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6754 10043 11758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 95.17% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8521 9885
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager across the City of London region.

Test Programme Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Test Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Programme Manager in their job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
3 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) People Management
4 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Line Management
4 4 (26.67%) Advertising
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) WinRunner
6 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
7 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management

Test Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Test Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (13.33%) WinRunner
3 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.67%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Advertising
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) People Management
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) IBM