The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Test Manager
UK
Rank 820 901 907
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 24 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.028% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.029% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 35
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £55,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £76,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -14.28%

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
80036 96313 101493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.47% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66452 80820 84362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Test Manager in the job title.

Senior Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Salary Trend

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

Senior Test Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +92 24 £42,500 -30.61% 2
London +67 10 £68,620 -11.45% 1
North West -6 4 £45,000 +8.43%
South East +64 2 £59,000 -7.45%
West Midlands +8 2 £42,500 -29.16%
Birmingham -1 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
Preston - 2 £47,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 - 1
North East - 2 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £47,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 - 1
East of England +14 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £75,000 -
South West - 1 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £38,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £38,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £80,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Senior Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Test Manager in the job title.

1 54 (80.60%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) Test Management
3 30 (44.78%) Software Testing
4 28 (41.79%) Degree
4 28 (41.79%) Test Strategy
5 27 (40.30%) ISEB
6 26 (38.81%) Finance
7 23 (34.33%) Banking
7 23 (34.33%) ISTQB
7 23 (34.33%) SDLC
8 22 (32.84%) QA
9 20 (29.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 19 (28.36%) Coaching
10 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (23.88%) ISEB Practitioner
11 16 (23.88%) Investment Banking
11 16 (23.88%) HP Quality Center
12 15 (22.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (20.90%) C
13 14 (20.90%) Presales
14 13 (19.40%) SQL
14 13 (19.40%) Murex
14 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
14 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
15 12 (17.91%) DV Cleared
15 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
15 12 (17.91%) Selenium
15 12 (17.91%) SLA
15 12 (17.91%) DevOps

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
1 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Selenium
2 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
3 9 (13.43%) LoadRunner
4 8 (11.94%) SpecFlow
4 8 (11.94%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.97%) HP UFT
5 4 (5.97%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.99%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.99%) JBehave
6 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.99%) JMeter
6 2 (2.99%) NeoLoad
6 2 (2.99%) RSpec
6 2 (2.99%) Subversion
6 2 (2.99%) Testopia
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 23 (34.33%) Banking
3 16 (23.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Ajax
1 2 (2.99%) CSS
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Derivative
2 8 (11.94%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.46%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (80.60%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (49.25%) Test Management
3 30 (44.78%) Software Testing
4 28 (41.79%) Test Strategy
5 23 (34.33%) SDLC
6 19 (28.36%) Coaching
6 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (22.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (20.90%) Presales
9 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (19.40%) Test Automation
10 12 (17.91%) DevOps
11 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
12 10 (14.93%) Line Management
12 10 (14.93%) Regression Testing
12 10 (14.93%) V-Model
13 8 (11.94%) Agile Testing
14 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.96%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (8.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) C
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) Java
4 2 (2.99%) C#
4 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) Degree
2 27 (40.30%) ISEB
3 23 (34.33%) ISTQB
4 20 (29.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (23.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 12 (17.91%) DV Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
6 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (2.99%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.84%) QA
2 12 (17.91%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) BS25999
3 1 (1.49%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Murex
2 9 (13.43%) HP
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.49%) FINEOS
5 1 (1.49%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.49%) Telerik
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