The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Test Manager
Rank 434 443 443
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.004% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £48,500 £36,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.87% -33.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21506 20964 22168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.87% 95.02% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17227 17288 18941
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Test Manager
England

Software Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Test Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Test Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Software 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 Software Test Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Surrey - 1 £48,500 -
Software Test Manager
England

Software Test Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (75.00%) QA
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) ISO 9001
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) TickIT
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft