The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Manager
Rank 916 907 961
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 6 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.025% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.026% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 12
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.02%
UK excluding London median salary £55,750 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.14% +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
92434 99547 107967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.55% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78534 82125 88470
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Test Manager in the job title.

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -16 4 £60,000 +33.33%
London +6 1 - -
South West -6 1 £45,000 -6.25%
Software Test Manager
UK

Software Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Software Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Software Test Manager in the job title.

1 22 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) ISEB
4 15 (50.00%) Test Management
4 15 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 13 (43.33%) QA
7 12 (40.00%) ISTQB
8 11 (36.67%) Test Planning
9 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (33.33%) Marketing
10 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
11 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
11 7 (23.33%) TDD
11 7 (23.33%) Degree
12 6 (20.00%) JIRA
12 6 (20.00%) Selenium
12 6 (20.00%) C#
12 6 (20.00%) Java
13 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
14 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
14 4 (13.33%) C++
14 4 (13.33%) Unix
14 4 (13.33%) HP
14 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
15 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) Robotium
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) JBehave
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Test Management
3 15 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
5 11 (36.67%) Test Planning
6 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (23.33%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
11 3 (10.00%) OO
11 3 (10.00%) OOP
11 3 (10.00%) Project Management
11 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C#
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) ISEB
2 12 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP