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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Manager
Rank 908 922 925
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 25 36 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.033% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.034% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 43
Median salary £58,750 £58,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,825 £47,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,625 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 +22 23 £60,000 - 3
London +14 12 £60,000 -9.43% 2
West Midlands -4 6 £54,875 -0.22%
South East - 4 £68,750 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £77,500 -
City of London +58 2 £85,000 -15.00% 2
Aldershot - 2 £77,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
East of England +30 1 - -
Essex +10 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £57,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £60,000 - 1
Basildon - 1 - -

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 37 (57.81%) Test Management
1 37 (57.81%) Test Strategy
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (42.19%) ISEB
5 25 (39.06%) Finance
6 23 (35.94%) ISTQB
7 21 (32.81%) Software Testing
8 19 (29.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (28.13%) Degree
10 17 (26.56%) QA
10 17 (26.56%) SC Cleared
10 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
10 17 (26.56%) HP Quality Center
11 15 (23.44%) Test Planning
12 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (17.19%) Presales
15 10 (15.63%) DevOps
15 10 (15.63%) People Management
15 10 (15.63%) HP
15 10 (15.63%) Project Management
15 10 (15.63%) Banking
15 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
15 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
15 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
16 9 (14.06%) Marketing
16 9 (14.06%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (14.06%) ISEB Practitioner

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Selenium
2 6 (9.38%) HP UFT
3 5 (7.81%) JIRA
4 3 (4.69%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (4.69%) SilkTest
5 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.13%) Ranorex
5 2 (3.13%) Testopia
6 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.56%) QARun
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.56%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.56%) WinRunner
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 9 (14.06%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) SOAP
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) XBRL
2 3 (4.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
1 3 (4.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) Test Management
1 37 (57.81%) Test Strategy
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (32.81%) Software Testing
5 19 (29.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (23.44%) Test Planning
7 11 (17.19%) Presales
8 10 (15.63%) DevOps
8 10 (15.63%) People Management
8 10 (15.63%) Project Management
8 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
8 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
9 9 (14.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (12.50%) Coaching
10 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) C
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (42.19%) ISEB
2 23 (35.94%) ISTQB
3 18 (28.13%) Degree
4 17 (26.56%) SC Cleared
4 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
5 12 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (14.06%) ISEB Practitioner
7 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
8 7 (10.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) QA
2 8 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 17 (26.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) HP
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Capita
6 1 (1.56%) FINEOS
6 1 (1.56%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.56%) Telerik
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Salary: £70,000-85,000
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