The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Manager
Rank 434 423 444
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £38,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +0.49%
Senior Test Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Test Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Test Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Test Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
West Sussex - 5 £38,500 -
Surrey +1 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Senior Test Manager
England

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title.

1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Test Strategy
2 23 (79.31%) ISTQB
3 20 (68.97%) Software Testing
4 14 (48.28%) Information Management
4 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
4 14 (48.28%) Mobile App
5 13 (44.83%) Resource Management
6 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
7 10 (34.48%) QA
7 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
7 10 (34.48%) CTC Cleared
8 9 (31.03%) People Management
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (31.03%) ISEB
9 8 (27.59%) Java
9 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) Retail
12 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
12 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
12 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
12 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
13 3 (10.34%) Hudson
13 3 (10.34%) Confluence
13 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
13 3 (10.34%) Test Management
13 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (10.34%) CruiseControl
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) FitNesse
2 3 (10.34%) Hudson
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) EMV
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Test Strategy
2 20 (68.97%) Software Testing
3 14 (48.28%) Information Management
3 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Resource Management
5 11 (37.93%) Business Analysis
6 9 (31.03%) People Management
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
9 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
10 3 (10.34%) Test Management
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (3.45%) Data Security
11 1 (3.45%) CRM
11 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) ISTQB
2 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) CTC Cleared
4 9 (31.03%) ISEB
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Empirix
2 3 (10.34%) Altova
3 1 (3.45%) Capita