The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Manager
Rank 868 847 875
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% -11.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -11.89%
Software 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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Test Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Test Manager Salary Trend in England

Software Test Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Test Manager Salary Histogram in England

Software 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 Software Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
North West -17 2 £35,000 -22.22%
South West - 1 £45,000 -
London - 1 £60,000 - 1
Software Test Manager
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Software Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Software Test Manager in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) QA
2 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 9 (50.00%) ISEB
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) SaaS
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Test Management
9 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
9 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Java
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Management

Software Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Software Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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