The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Programme Manager
Rank 875 880 885
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Average salary £70,000 £100,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £94,000 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,000 £100,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-39.00% +42.85%
Test Programme 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
100960 97892 103650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84430 81372 89560
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Programme Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager across the England region.

Test Programme Manager Salary Trend in England

Test Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Test Programme Manager Salary Histogram in England

Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 10 £70,000 -30.00%
Test Programme Manager
UK

Test Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title.

1 10 (58.82%) People Management
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 6 (35.29%) Local Government
3 6 (35.29%) Capita
3 6 (35.29%) Line Management
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
6 3 (17.65%) Derivative
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) Business Development
6 3 (17.65%) Murex
6 3 (17.65%) Calypso
6 3 (17.65%) Back Office
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
6 3 (17.65%) Equities
6 3 (17.65%) Summit

Test Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Summit
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
1 6 (35.29%) Local Government
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
1 3 (17.65%) Equities
1 3 (17.65%) Derivative
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) People Management
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Line Management
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Business Development
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Capita
2 3 (17.65%) Murex
2 3 (17.65%) Calypso
3 1 (5.88%) HP