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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Manager
Rank 885 924 911
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 24 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
West Midlands -5 11 £60,000 +9.09% 1
North West - 5 £40,000 -
South East - 5 £45,000 -
London +9 2 £87,500 +34.61% 1
South West -11 1 - -
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Software Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Software Testing
3 23 (58.97%) Test Management
4 20 (51.28%) ISEB
5 16 (41.03%) QA
6 15 (38.46%) TDD
6 15 (38.46%) Test Strategy
7 14 (35.90%) Selenium
8 13 (33.33%) Java
8 13 (33.33%) Test Planning
9 12 (30.77%) C++
10 11 (28.21%) C#
10 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
10 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
11 10 (25.64%) Degree
12 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
13 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
13 8 (20.51%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
13 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
14 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
14 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
14 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.95%) Marketing
15 6 (15.38%) HP
15 6 (15.38%) XML

Software Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (12.82%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Selenium
2 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) JBehave
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) JMeter
3 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner
3 5 (12.82%) Robotium
4 2 (5.13%) NUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.95%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) XML
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Software Testing
3 23 (58.97%) Test Management
4 15 (38.46%) TDD
4 15 (38.46%) Test Strategy
5 13 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
7 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
7 8 (20.51%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.82%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
10 5 (12.82%) OO
10 5 (12.82%) OOP
10 5 (12.82%) Performance Management
10 5 (12.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) C++
3 11 (28.21%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 5 (12.82%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) ISEB
2 10 (25.64%) Degree
3 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.69%) Nessus
2 3 (7.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Coverity
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