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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Manager
Rank 851 883 829
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 47 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.038% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.040% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 31
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £41,820 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £70,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -2.38%

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
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
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 £67,500 £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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 +24 47 £62,500 +13.63% 5
London +29 21 £72,500 +31.81% 1
South East +6 6 £77,500 +44.18% 1
West Yorkshire +11 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Yorkshire +9 5 £57,500 +43.75%
South West -11 5 £52,500 +24.18% 2
Leeds +7 4 £55,000 +37.50%
North West +2 4 £80,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £80,000 - 1
City of London +38 3 £100,000 +135.29%
East of England +13 3 £54,200 -3.21%
Manchester +8 3 £80,000 -
Reading - 3 £80,000 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £54,200 -
Ipswich - 2 £54,200 -
Birmingham - 2 £56,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £56,250 - 1
Surrey +11 1 £75,000 +42.85%
Essex -6 1 - -
Brentwood -12 1 - -
Bristol -23 1 £47,500 +12.35% 1
Gloucester - 1 £40,500 -
Guildford - 1 £75,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £72,500 -
Preston - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,500 -
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £62,500 -
Slough - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 48 (57.14%) Finance
2 36 (42.86%) QA
3 34 (40.48%) Test Management
4 29 (34.52%) Test Strategy
5 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (26.19%) ISTQB
7 19 (22.62%) Banking
8 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (16.67%) People Management
10 13 (15.48%) Selenium
10 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
11 12 (14.29%) ISEB
11 12 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
13 10 (11.90%) Performance Testing
13 10 (11.90%) Regression Testing
13 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
15 8 (9.52%) Test Planning
15 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
15 8 (9.52%) HP
16 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
16 7 (8.33%) Retail
16 7 (8.33%) Line Management
16 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
17 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
17 6 (7.14%) Degree
17 6 (7.14%) Microsoft

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Selenium
2 5 (5.95%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.76%) QADirector
3 4 (4.76%) TestDirector
4 3 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.38%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.38%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (2.38%) SilkTest
5 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.19%) MSTest
6 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.19%) TestLink
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) JUnit
6 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
General
1 48 (57.14%) Finance
2 19 (22.62%) Banking
3 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Local Government
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Front Office
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) SOAP
2 4 (4.76%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) XML
3 3 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (2.38%) HTML
4 2 (2.38%) XBRL
5 1 (1.19%) REST
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.76%) Derivative
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.38%) NHS
4 2 (2.38%) Equities
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Test Management
2 29 (34.52%) Test Strategy
3 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (16.67%) People Management
5 14 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
7 12 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Regression Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Performance Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
11 8 (9.52%) Test Planning
11 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.33%) Line Management
13 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
14 5 (5.95%) Project Management
14 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (5.95%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (4.76%) Java
3 3 (3.57%) C#
4 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) ISTQB
2 12 (14.29%) ISEB
3 6 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) HP
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
4 2 (2.38%) Capita
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.19%) Reuters
5 1 (1.19%) BT
5 1 (1.19%) ATG
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