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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Manager
Rank 854 890 857
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.011% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
South East +10 6 £55,000 +13.40%
South West -11 2 £37,500 -16.66%
London +31 1 £42,500 -26.08%
East of England +5 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £33,750 -
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Software Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 26 (72.22%) Software Testing
1 26 (72.22%) QA
2 22 (61.11%) ISEB
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (52.78%) Visual Studio
6 17 (47.22%) Scrum
7 15 (41.67%) .NET
8 13 (36.11%) C#
8 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
8 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
9 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
9 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
10 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
11 10 (27.78%) Migration
11 10 (27.78%) MSTest
12 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 9 (25.00%) Degree
13 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 6 (16.67%) Selenium
14 6 (16.67%) HTTPS
15 5 (13.89%) People Management
16 4 (11.11%) Internet
16 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
16 4 (11.11%) Release Management
17 3 (8.33%) TestComplete
17 3 (8.33%) HTML
17 3 (8.33%) Project Management

Software Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.78%) JBoss
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (52.78%) Visual Studio
3 10 (27.78%) MSTest
4 6 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (8.33%) TestComplete
5 3 (8.33%) AccuRev
5 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) TestDirector
5 3 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) InstallShield
6 2 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (2.78%) QADirector
7 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.78%) Behat
7 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) BBC
2 1 (2.78%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Software Testing
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Scrum
4 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
4 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
5 10 (27.78%) Migration
6 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.89%) People Management
8 4 (11.11%) Release Management
9 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.33%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) Change Management
9 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.56%) SDLC
10 2 (5.56%) Validation
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.78%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) ISEB
2 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 9 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (72.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Telerik
3 1 (2.78%) HP
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