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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Test Manager
Rank 842 865 841
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Programme Test Manager 60 73 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.062% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.065% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 28
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £59,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £87,500 £78,600
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £64,500 £55,750
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +15.69%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Programme Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Programme Test Manager
Top 30 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 3 July 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 +5 49 £63,250 -1.93% 1
London +10 19 £59,000 -14.18% 1
South East +6 14 £63,250 -2.69%
City of London +45 11 £59,000 -15.71% 1
Berkshire -7 11 £65,000 +1.56%
Edinburgh +11 7 £59,000 -10.60%
Scotland +4 7 £59,000 -10.60%
East of England +8 4 £70,000 -
Glasgow +8 4 - -
West Yorkshire +4 4 - -
Yorkshire +2 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Leeds - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
East Midlands +3 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 2 - -
Southampton -2 2 - -
Nottingham -7 2 - -
Hampshire -9 2 - -
Borehamwood - 2 - -
Reading -17 1 £70,000 +9.37%
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £105,000 -

Programme Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 67 (69.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 47 (48.96%) Test Management
3 45 (46.88%) ISTQB
4 35 (36.46%) ISEB
5 34 (35.42%) Test Strategy
6 31 (32.29%) PRINCE2
7 28 (29.17%) Finance
7 28 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (28.13%) Software Testing
9 23 (23.96%) ITIL
9 23 (23.96%) Service Management
10 15 (15.63%) Banking
10 15 (15.63%) QA
10 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
10 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
11 14 (14.58%) Functional Testing
12 12 (12.50%) Performance Testing
12 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
13 11 (11.46%) Project Management
14 10 (10.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 9 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
15 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
16 8 (8.33%) Integration Testing
16 8 (8.33%) Line Management
16 8 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
17 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (7.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 7 (7.29%) Capita

Programme Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (5.21%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.17%) Selenium
4 3 (3.13%) JIRA
4 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.08%) JBehave
6 1 (1.04%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Banking
3 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.25%) Retail
4 6 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.13%) NHS
4 2 (2.08%) PMI
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (69.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 47 (48.96%) Test Management
3 34 (35.42%) Test Strategy
4 31 (32.29%) PRINCE2
5 28 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (28.13%) Software Testing
7 23 (23.96%) ITIL
7 23 (23.96%) Service Management
8 14 (14.58%) Functional Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 11 (11.46%) Project Management
10 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.33%) Line Management
12 8 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Integration Testing
13 7 (7.29%) Programme Management
13 7 (7.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (46.88%) ISTQB
2 35 (36.46%) ISEB
3 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.13%) Degree
7 2 (2.08%) CSQA
7 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Basel III
2 2 (2.08%) EMIR
2 2 (2.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.08%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Capita
2 5 (5.21%) HP
3 4 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) Murex
4 2 (2.08%) OpenText
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) VocaLink
5 1 (1.04%) Calypso
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft