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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Manager
Rank 870 848 893
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.014% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.015% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
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
100922 95486 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83180 80190 88897
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -20 3 £35,000 -22.22%
South West - 2 £53,750 -
London - 1 £75,000 -
Software Test Manager
UK

Software Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (64.71%) Software Testing
2 10 (58.82%) QA
2 10 (58.82%) ISEB
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 3 (17.65%) Open Source
8 3 (17.65%) Test Management
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.76%) SaaS
9 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) Games
9 2 (11.76%) Java
10 1 (5.88%) C#

Software Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) People Management
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISEB
2 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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