The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Manager
Rank 856 808 838
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 32 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.045% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.048% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 26
Average salary £55,000 £53,375 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.04% +6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,750 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
Senior Test Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Test Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Test Manager Salary Trend in England

Senior Test Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in England

Senior Test Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 8 £67,500 -10.00%
South East -16 7 £50,000 -4.76%
South West -18 7 £42,275 -12.83%
East of England - 6 £56,000 -
East Midlands -17 3 - -
Yorkshire -46 1 £40,000 -15.34%
Senior Test Manager
UK

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Test 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title.

1 38 (41.30%) Test Strategy
2 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (30.43%) Software Testing
4 27 (29.35%) Test Management
5 26 (28.26%) ISTQB
6 24 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (20.65%) Finance
8 18 (19.57%) QA
9 15 (16.30%) QuickTest Pro
10 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.22%) Automated Testing
10 14 (15.22%) Information Management
10 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
11 13 (14.13%) Resource Management
11 13 (14.13%) ISEB
11 13 (14.13%) Java
11 13 (14.13%) Project Management
12 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
12 12 (13.04%) Capita
13 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
13 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
14 10 (10.87%) CTC Cleared
14 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (10.87%) Local Government
15 9 (9.78%) Banking
15 9 (9.78%) Scrum
16 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
16 8 (8.70%) Retail
16 8 (8.70%) Validation
16 8 (8.70%) Project Planning

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Test 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.17%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) BASE24
2 1 (1.09%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.09%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) GSM
1 1 (1.09%) UMTS
1 1 (1.09%) 3G
1 1 (1.09%) 2G
1 1 (1.09%) LTE
1 1 (1.09%) 4G
1 1 (1.09%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.09%) Big Data
1 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (5.43%) Selenium
3 3 (3.26%) FitNesse
3 3 (3.26%) Hudson
3 3 (3.26%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.26%) CruiseControl
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) Maven
4 2 (2.17%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.09%) QADirector
5 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Local Government
3 9 (9.78%) Banking
4 8 (8.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
1 3 (3.26%) XML
2 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.09%) SOAP
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) CESG
3 1 (1.09%) Social Media
3 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.09%) EMV
3 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Test Strategy
2 29 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (30.43%) Software Testing
4 27 (29.35%) Test Management
5 24 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.22%) Information Management
6 14 (15.22%) Automated Testing
7 13 (14.13%) Resource Management
7 13 (14.13%) Project Management
8 11 (11.96%) Business Analysis
9 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (9.78%) Scrum
11 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.70%) Project Planning
11 8 (8.70%) Validation
12 7 (7.61%) Performance Testing
12 7 (7.61%) User Stories
12 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (7.61%) Dependency Management
13 6 (6.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) Java
2 6 (6.52%) SQL
3 5 (5.43%) C
4 4 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) C++
6 2 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) ISTQB
2 13 (14.13%) ISEB
3 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
5 10 (10.87%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (7.61%) Degree
7 2 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.04%) Capita
3 4 (4.35%) SAP
4 3 (3.26%) HP
4 3 (3.26%) Empirix
4 3 (3.26%) Altova
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.17%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos
6 1 (1.09%) Temenos