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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Test Manager
Rank 867 845 839
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 36 83 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.072% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.076% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 27 66 31
Average salary £60,000 £66,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £81,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £64,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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%

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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Programme Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Programme Test Manager
Top 20 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 1 April 2015. 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 -1 36 £60,000 -11.11% 4
London -37 20 £59,000 -15.71% 2
City of London +19 13 £59,000 -15.71% 2
East Midlands +16 5 £47,500 -28.30%
South East -14 5 £68,750 +5.76%
North West +11 4 £68,750 -1.78%
Berkshire -8 4 £68,750 +7.42%
Maidenhead - 4 £68,750 -
Nottinghamshire +8 3 - -
Manchester +2 3 £70,000 -
Nottingham -2 3 - -
East of England +15 2 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Northamptonshire -1 2 £47,500 -29.62%
Hertfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Northampton -7 1 £47,500 -28.30%
Cheshire - 1 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Borehamwood - 1 - - 1
Knutsford - 1 £62,500 -

Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 45 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (51.85%) Test Management
3 40 (49.38%) ISTQB
4 39 (48.15%) ISEB
5 33 (40.74%) PRINCE2
5 33 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (32.10%) Software Testing
7 24 (29.63%) ITIL
7 24 (29.63%) Service Management
7 24 (29.63%) Finance
7 24 (29.63%) Test Strategy
8 18 (22.22%) Banking
9 17 (20.99%) Project Management
10 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (17.28%) Retail
11 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
12 10 (12.35%) Performance Testing
13 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
14 8 (9.88%) QA
14 8 (9.88%) System Testing
15 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
15 7 (8.64%) Selenium
15 7 (8.64%) Integration Testing
15 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
16 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
16 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (6.17%) Java
17 5 (6.17%) Oracle
17 5 (6.17%) Migration
17 5 (6.17%) Programme Management

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (1.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Selenium
1 7 (8.64%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.17%) JIRA
4 3 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.23%) JMeter
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 18 (22.22%) Banking
3 14 (17.28%) Retail
4 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) PMI
3 2 (2.47%) Open Source
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (51.85%) Test Management
3 33 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 33 (40.74%) PRINCE2
4 26 (32.10%) Software Testing
5 24 (29.63%) ITIL
5 24 (29.63%) Service Management
5 24 (29.63%) Test Strategy
6 17 (20.99%) Project Management
7 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.35%) Performance Testing
9 8 (9.88%) System Testing
10 7 (8.64%) Integration Testing
10 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.17%) Migration
11 5 (6.17%) Usability Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
11 5 (6.17%) Data Migration
12 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (49.38%) ISTQB
2 39 (48.15%) ISEB
3 5 (6.17%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.47%) CSQA
4 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) Basel III
2 5 (6.17%) EMIR
2 5 (6.17%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (6.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) SAP
2 2 (2.47%) IBM
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Murex
2 2 (2.47%) HP
2 2 (2.47%) Capita
3 1 (1.23%) VocaLink
3 1 (1.23%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.23%) Calypso
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 8 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
The Test People
Salary: Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: Excellent competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago