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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Manager
Rank 859 866 823
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 36 60 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.051% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.054% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 35
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £41,861
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £72,000 £76,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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 -3 35 £57,500 +6.48% 4
London +19 15 £71,250 +29.54% 1
South West -9 5 £57,500 +36.01%
West Yorkshire +16 3 £57,500 +24.32%
Yorkshire +8 3 £57,500 +24.32%
North West 0 3 £80,000 -
City of London +37 2 £100,000 +135.29% 1
Leeds +10 2 £55,000 +18.91%
Manchester +5 2 £80,000 -
East of England +3 2 £54,200 -15.64% 2
West Midlands - 2 £56,250 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £56,250 -
Essex -2 1 - -
Brentwood -7 1 - -
South East -13 1 £62,500 +19.04%
Bristol -21 1 £47,500 +12.35%
Gloucester - 1 £40,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £72,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £54,200 - 2
Preston - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £62,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £54,200 - 2
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 34 (45.33%) Finance
2 31 (41.33%) Test Management
3 27 (36.00%) Test Strategy
4 25 (33.33%) QA
5 24 (32.00%) ISTQB
6 21 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.67%) E-Commerce
9 13 (17.33%) ISEB
10 11 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
11 10 (13.33%) Software Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Banking
12 9 (12.00%) Retail
12 9 (12.00%) HP
12 9 (12.00%) People Management
13 8 (10.67%) Selenium
13 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (10.67%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (9.33%) Line Management
15 6 (8.00%) Test Planning
15 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.00%) Automation Testing
15 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
15 6 (8.00%) Degree
16 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
16 5 (6.67%) Regression Testing
16 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
17 4 (5.33%) CRM

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Selenium
2 4 (5.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.33%) MSTest
4 1 (1.33%) JUnit
4 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.33%) TestLink
General
1 34 (45.33%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
2 9 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) SOAP
2 1 (1.33%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) REST
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Physics
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
1 2 (2.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Test Management
2 27 (36.00%) Test Strategy
3 21 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.67%) E-Commerce
6 11 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 10 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.00%) People Management
9 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.33%) Line Management
11 6 (8.00%) Automation Testing
11 6 (8.00%) Test Planning
11 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.67%) Regression Testing
12 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.33%) System Testing
13 4 (5.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) ISTQB
2 13 (17.33%) ISEB
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Reuters
4 1 (1.33%) BT
4 1 (1.33%) ATG
4 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
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