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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Programme Manager
Rank 864 851 868
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+21.90% -
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 - 3 £70,000 - 1
South East - 2 £64,000 -
West Midlands -2 1 £77,500 +47.61%
Test Programme Manager
UK

Test Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
1 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Local Government
3 2 (18.18%) Capita
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Confluence
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Basel III
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management

Test Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (9.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Local Government
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Velocity
1 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
1 1 (9.09%) Equities
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Capita
2 1 (9.09%) Murex
2 1 (9.09%) Calypso
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
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Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
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