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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Manager
Rank 856 845 831
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 41 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.041% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.043% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 47
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,500 £49,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Top 17 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 19 December 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 -5 40 £67,500 +12.50% 3
London +34 23 £42,000 -58.00% 3
City of London +43 18 £40,500 -56.21% 2
North West +2 10 £70,000 +27.27%
Manchester -5 10 £70,000 -
South East +10 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Surrey - 3 £45,000 -
Essex -8 2 £75,000 -
East of England -26 2 £75,000 +57.89%
Scotland +4 1 - - 1
South West -4 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (55.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (47.76%) ISEB
3 28 (41.79%) ISTQB
4 26 (38.81%) Test Management
5 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (34.33%) Test Strategy
7 22 (32.84%) Retail
8 18 (26.87%) Finance
9 15 (22.39%) Test Planning
10 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
11 13 (19.40%) Project Management
11 13 (19.40%) QuickTest Pro
11 13 (19.40%) Selenium
11 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
12 12 (17.91%) Line Management
12 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
13 11 (16.42%) Oracle
13 11 (16.42%) Banking
14 10 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (14.93%) Process Management
14 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
14 10 (14.93%) Oracle EBS
14 10 (14.93%) Web Services
14 10 (14.93%) Oracle Retail
15 9 (13.43%) Capita
15 9 (13.43%) Software Testing
16 8 (11.94%) People Management
16 8 (11.94%) Local Government

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) QuickTest Pro
1 13 (19.40%) Selenium
2 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.48%) TestDirector
General
1 22 (32.84%) Retail
2 18 (26.87%) Finance
3 11 (16.42%) Banking
4 8 (11.94%) Local Government
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (38.81%) Test Management
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.33%) Test Strategy
5 15 (22.39%) Test Planning
6 14 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
7 13 (19.40%) Project Management
7 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
8 12 (17.91%) Line Management
8 12 (17.91%) Risk Management
9 10 (14.93%) Process Management
9 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.43%) Software Testing
11 8 (11.94%) People Management
12 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
12 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
13 5 (7.46%) Scrum
13 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
14 4 (5.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) Java
1 1 (1.49%) PHP
1 1 (1.49%) SQL
1 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (47.76%) ISEB
2 28 (41.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) Capita
3 5 (7.46%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
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