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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Test Manager
Rank 859 892 853
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 24 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.011% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 10
Average salary £60,000 £47,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -10.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
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 £38,000
% 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 1 May 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 1 May 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
London +37 11 £65,000 -
South East +5 6 £55,000 +27.90%
West Midlands -10 5 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £48,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
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Software Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 23 (85.19%) Software Testing
2 18 (66.67%) QA
2 18 (66.67%) ISEB
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
5 13 (48.15%) .NET
5 13 (48.15%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) Automated Testing
6 11 (40.74%) C#
7 10 (37.04%) Migration
7 10 (37.04%) MSTest
8 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
8 8 (29.63%) People Management
9 7 (25.93%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
11 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
11 4 (14.81%) Selenium
11 4 (14.81%) Internet
11 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
12 3 (11.11%) HTML
12 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
12 3 (11.11%) TestDirector
12 3 (11.11%) JIRA
12 3 (11.11%) AccuRev

Software Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.70%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (37.04%) MSTest
4 4 (14.81%) Selenium
5 3 (11.11%) TestDirector
5 3 (11.11%) JIRA
5 3 (11.11%) AccuRev
5 3 (11.11%) TestComplete
5 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) BBC
2 1 (3.70%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
4 13 (48.15%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) Automated Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Migration
6 8 (29.63%) People Management
7 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
10 1 (3.70%) Validation
10 1 (3.70%) Change Management
10 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Release Management
10 1 (3.70%) TDD
10 1 (3.70%) Test Management
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) HP
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago