The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programme Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Test Manager
Rank 835 836 823
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 58 41 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.039% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.041% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 52
Average salary £64,000 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,300 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,400 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £59,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -15.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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%

Programme Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Programme Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Programme Test Manager
Salary Trend

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

Programme Test Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Programme Test Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Programme Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Programme Test Manager
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -11 55 £64,000 +2.40% 5
London 0 31 £65,500 -1.13% 2
South East -21 14 £64,000 +8.47% 2
Reading +2 8 £64,000 +8.47% 1
Berkshire +1 8 £64,000 +8.47% 2
Essex - 7 £75,000 - 1
East of England - 7 £75,000 - 1
City of London - 5 £61,000 - 1
Horsham - 4 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £65,000 -
Scotland - 3 £64,000 -
East Midlands -12 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £64,000 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Basildon - 1 £75,000 - 1
Brentwood - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £59,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -

Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Programme 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 Programme Test Manager in their job title.

1 65 (45.14%) Test Management
2 64 (44.44%) Finance
3 58 (40.28%) ISEB
3 58 (40.28%) ISTQB
4 57 (39.58%) Software Testing
5 56 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 48 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 48 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 42 (29.17%) ITIL
8 35 (24.31%) QA
9 31 (21.53%) Banking
10 27 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 27 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 22 (15.28%) Service Management
12 21 (14.58%) Programme Management
13 19 (13.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (12.50%) Risk Management
14 18 (12.50%) Integration Testing
15 16 (11.11%) Project Management
16 12 (8.33%) Performance Testing
17 11 (7.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 10 (6.94%) Retail
18 10 (6.94%) HP
19 8 (5.56%) Telecoms
19 8 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
19 8 (5.56%) Business Analysis
20 6 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
20 6 (4.17%) Validation
21 5 (3.47%) Advertising

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Programme 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 Programme Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) VisionPLUS
1 3 (2.08%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.69%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) 2G
1 1 (0.69%) 3G
1 1 (0.69%) GSM
1 1 (0.69%) UMTS
1 1 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.69%) 4G
1 1 (0.69%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (2.78%) DataStage
1 4 (2.78%) SQLPlus
1 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.78%) DB2
2 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.78%) Toad
3 3 (2.08%) Selenium
4 2 (1.39%) JMeter
5 1 (0.69%) QADirector
General
1 64 (44.44%) Finance
2 31 (21.53%) Banking
3 10 (6.94%) Retail
4 8 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.47%) Advertising
6 4 (2.78%) Local Government
7 3 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 2 (1.39%) Open Source
3 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (0.69%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.14%) Test Management
2 57 (39.58%) Software Testing
3 56 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 48 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 48 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 42 (29.17%) ITIL
6 22 (15.28%) Service Management
7 21 (14.58%) Programme Management
8 18 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 18 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 16 (11.11%) Project Management
10 12 (8.33%) Performance Testing
11 8 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.17%) Validation
13 5 (3.47%) Security Testing
14 4 (2.78%) Data Validation
14 4 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (2.78%) ETL
15 3 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
1 4 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (40.28%) ISEB
1 58 (40.28%) ISTQB
2 27 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 27 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 19 (13.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (7.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (24.31%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.94%) HP
2 4 (2.78%) Capita
2 4 (2.78%) Cognos
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle
2 4 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.08%) Temenos
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
4 1 (0.69%) Citrix
4 1 (0.69%) Calypso
4 1 (0.69%) SmartStream
4 1 (0.69%) Fiserv
4 1 (0.69%) Green Hat
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