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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Test Manager
Rank 835 849 832
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 58 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.051% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.053% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 29
Average salary £63,250 £64,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £59,000 £55,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,210 £87,500 £78,400
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £64,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +8.47%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2015 within the UK.

Programme Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Programme Test Manager
Top 28 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 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 -4 47 £61,500 -3.90% 6
London +2 21 £66,000 +0.76% 4
South East +13 12 £60,750 -5.07% 1
Berkshire +13 10 £63,250 -1.17%
City of London +27 7 £59,000 -3.27% 3
Scotland +6 7 £59,000 -7.81%
Edinburgh +1 7 £59,000 -
Leeds - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
Glasgow - 4 - -
East Midlands -1 3 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - -
Nottingham -7 1 - -
Reading -7 1 £70,000 +9.37%
Buckinghamshire -11 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire -13 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
South West - 1 - -

Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 62 (63.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (42.86%) Test Management
3 34 (34.69%) ISTQB
4 33 (33.67%) Test Strategy
5 27 (27.55%) Finance
5 27 (27.55%) ISEB
6 26 (26.53%) PRINCE2
7 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 19 (19.39%) SC Cleared
9 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
10 18 (18.37%) ITIL
11 17 (17.35%) Service Management
12 15 (15.31%) QA
13 14 (14.29%) Functional Testing
13 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (13.27%) Service Delivery
15 12 (12.24%) Banking
15 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
16 11 (11.22%) Non-Functional Testing
16 11 (11.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
17 10 (10.20%) Integration Testing
17 10 (10.20%) Performance Testing
17 10 (10.20%) Line Management
17 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 10 (10.20%) Programme Management
17 10 (10.20%) System Integration Testing
18 9 (9.18%) Capita
18 9 (9.18%) HP

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.02%) Maximo
2 1 (1.02%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) FTP
1 1 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) HP UFT
1 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.04%) Selenium
3 2 (2.04%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.04%) JBehave
4 1 (1.02%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) TestPartner
4 1 (1.02%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.02%) SCADA
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (42.86%) Test Management
3 33 (33.67%) Test Strategy
4 26 (26.53%) PRINCE2
5 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 18 (18.37%) ITIL
8 17 (17.35%) Service Management
9 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (14.29%) Functional Testing
10 13 (13.27%) Service Delivery
11 11 (11.22%) Non-Functional Testing
11 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
12 10 (10.20%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (10.20%) Line Management
12 10 (10.20%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (10.20%) Programme Management
12 10 (10.20%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 34 (34.69%) ISTQB
2 27 (27.55%) ISEB
3 19 (19.39%) SC Cleared
3 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (5.10%) Degree
6 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) HP
1 9 (9.18%) Capita
2 5 (5.10%) SAP
3 3 (3.06%) OpenText
4 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.02%) Murex
5 1 (1.02%) Calypso
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle
5 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.02%) webMethods
5 1 (1.02%) Syclo
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75k - £90k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: Excellent competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago