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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Manager
Rank 869 901 944
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 41 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.059% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.062% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 21
Median salary £77,500 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,200 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Top 24 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 28 September 2016. 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 trends)
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 +30 41 £77,500 +6.89% 5
London +58 24 £100,000 +25.00% 4
South East +43 10 £60,000 -14.28% 1
High Wycombe - 5 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £60,000 -
City of London +48 4 £100,000 - 4
East of England +17 3 £70,000 +29.15%
Hampshire +13 3 £77,500 +47.61%
Basildon - 3 £70,000 -
Aldershot - 3 £77,500 -
Essex - 3 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 2 £65,000 -13.33%
Yorkshire +9 2 £65,000 -13.33%
Bradford -16 2 £65,000 -13.33%
Berkshire +25 1 £57,500 -28.12%
East Midlands +17 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Leicestershire -5 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Leicester -5 1 £40,000 +77.77%
North West -11 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £65,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £57,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £65,000 -

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Test Management
2 32 (48.48%) Test Strategy
3 30 (45.45%) Finance
4 26 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (37.88%) Banking
6 21 (31.82%) Degree
7 20 (30.30%) QA
7 20 (30.30%) ISEB
8 17 (25.76%) ISEB Practitioner
8 17 (25.76%) Software Testing
8 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
8 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
8 17 (25.76%) SDLC
9 16 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (24.24%) Waterfall
9 16 (24.24%) Investment Banking
10 15 (22.73%) ISTQB
11 14 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (21.21%) Coaching
12 13 (19.70%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (18.18%) DV Cleared
13 12 (18.18%) V-Model
13 12 (18.18%) DevOps
13 12 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (18.18%) Murex
13 12 (18.18%) C
13 12 (18.18%) SLA
13 12 (18.18%) Presales

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 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
2 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 6 (9.09%) Selenium
2 5 (7.58%) Bugzilla
2 5 (7.58%) HP UFT
2 5 (7.58%) Ranorex
2 5 (7.58%) Testopia
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Banking
3 16 (24.24%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Derivative
2 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Test Management
2 32 (48.48%) Test Strategy
3 26 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (25.76%) SDLC
4 17 (25.76%) Software Testing
5 16 (24.24%) Waterfall
6 14 (21.21%) Coaching
6 14 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (19.70%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) DevOps
8 12 (18.18%) Presales
8 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (18.18%) V-Model
9 11 (16.67%) Project Management
10 10 (15.15%) Test Planning
11 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
13 6 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) C
2 9 (13.64%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) C#
3 5 (7.58%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 20 (30.30%) ISEB
3 17 (25.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
3 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
4 15 (22.73%) ISTQB
5 12 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 12 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (15.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.30%) QA
2 12 (18.18%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) BS25999
3 1 (1.52%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Murex
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) HP
4 3 (4.55%) FINEOS
4 3 (4.55%) Guidewire
4 3 (4.55%) Telerik
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
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