The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Manager
Rank 870 835 851
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 26 46 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.043% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.046% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 22
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £94,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,138 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-12.11% +3.96%

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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 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 -52 25 £54,250 - 2
London -16 7 £70,000 -15.15% 1
South East +1 6 £38,500 -26.66%
East of England - 6 £72,500 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £38,500 -
Essex - 5 £72,500 - 1
Horsham - 5 £38,500 -
Bristol -8 3 £42,275 -6.57%
South West -28 3 £42,275 -6.57%
East Midlands -6 2 £53,500 +18.88%
Northamptonshire -24 2 £53,500 +18.88%
Brentwood - 2 £72,500 - 1
City of London +12 1 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Surrey -6 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Leeds -28 1 £40,000 -5.88%
West Yorkshire -33 1 £40,000 -10.11%
Yorkshire -34 1 £40,000 -10.11%
Scotland - 1 £75,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £56,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £75,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £56,000 -

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title.

1 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) Test Strategy
3 29 (32.58%) ISTQB
4 27 (30.34%) Software Testing
5 25 (28.09%) Test Management
6 22 (24.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (22.47%) Finance
7 20 (22.47%) People Management
8 18 (20.22%) QA
9 17 (19.10%) Line Management
10 16 (17.98%) ISEB
11 14 (15.73%) QuickTest Pro
11 14 (15.73%) Information Management
11 14 (15.73%) Automated Testing
11 14 (15.73%) Mobile App
12 13 (14.61%) Java
12 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
12 13 (14.61%) Project Management
12 13 (14.61%) Resource Management
13 11 (12.36%) Business Analysis
13 11 (12.36%) Capita
13 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
14 10 (11.24%) Scrum
14 10 (11.24%) Local Government
14 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
14 10 (11.24%) CTC Cleared
15 9 (10.11%) Banking
15 9 (10.11%) Retail
15 9 (10.11%) Test Planning

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) BASE24
2 1 (1.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.12%) Big Data
1 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.49%) Selenium
3 3 (3.37%) FitNesse
3 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.37%) CruiseControl
3 3 (3.37%) Subversion
3 3 (3.37%) Maven
3 3 (3.37%) Hudson
3 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.25%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (22.47%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Local Government
3 9 (10.11%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) XML
2 2 (2.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) SOAP
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) CESG
4 1 (1.12%) Statistics
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
4 1 (1.12%) EMV
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
1 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) Test Strategy
3 27 (30.34%) Software Testing
4 25 (28.09%) Test Management
5 22 (24.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (22.47%) People Management
7 17 (19.10%) Line Management
8 14 (15.73%) Information Management
8 14 (15.73%) Automated Testing
9 13 (14.61%) Resource Management
9 13 (14.61%) Project Management
10 11 (12.36%) Business Analysis
10 11 (12.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (11.24%) Scrum
12 9 (10.11%) Test Planning
13 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (8.99%) Validation
13 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
13 8 (8.99%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.99%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) Java
2 6 (6.74%) SQL
3 5 (5.62%) C
4 3 (3.37%) C#
4 3 (3.37%) C++
5 2 (2.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) ISTQB
2 16 (17.98%) ISEB
3 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.24%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (7.87%) Degree
6 1 (1.12%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Capita
3 5 (5.62%) HP
4 3 (3.37%) SAP
4 3 (3.37%) Altova
4 3 (3.37%) Empirix
5 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 15 days ago