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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Manager
Rank 846 877 839
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 54 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.029% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.030% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 31
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £38,650 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £72,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 +35 52 £70,000 +27.27% 2
London +16 20 £72,500 +7.40%
South East +17 10 £70,000 +40.00% 1
West Yorkshire +10 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +9 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Leeds +16 6 - -
North West - 6 £68,750 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £80,000 -
Manchester - 5 £68,750 - 1
South West -10 3 £44,000 +4.08%
West Midlands - 3 £57,500 -
City of London - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £80,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £57,500 -
East of England +5 2 £54,200 -3.21%
Scotland -6 2 £60,000 -20.00%
Hampshire - 2 £52,500 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £54,200 -
Ipswich - 2 £54,200 -
Glasgow - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey +2 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Bristol -30 1 £47,500 +12.35%
Bracknell - 1 £70,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £40,500 -
Guildford - 1 £75,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £72,500 -
Slough - 1 £62,500 -
Southampton - 1 £52,500 - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 57 (61.96%) Finance
2 39 (42.39%) QA
3 35 (38.04%) Test Management
4 28 (30.43%) Test Strategy
5 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 21 (22.83%) Banking
8 20 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (20.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (18.48%) Test Automation
11 16 (17.39%) Selenium
12 15 (16.30%) ISEB
13 14 (15.22%) People Management
14 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
15 11 (11.96%) Regression Testing
15 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
15 11 (11.96%) Performance Testing
15 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
17 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
17 9 (9.78%) SQL
17 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
17 9 (9.78%) Degree
17 9 (9.78%) Test Planning
18 8 (8.70%) Software Testing
18 8 (8.70%) Retail
18 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
19 7 (7.61%) HP
19 7 (7.61%) SOAP
19 7 (7.61%) Automated Testing

Senior Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Office
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) SDH
1 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Selenium
2 6 (6.52%) SoapUI
3 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.43%) TestDirector
4 4 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 4 (4.35%) QADirector
5 3 (3.26%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (3.26%) SilkTest
5 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.09%) MSTest
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 57 (61.96%) Finance
2 21 (22.83%) Banking
3 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.70%) Retail
5 5 (5.43%) Local Government
6 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Legal
7 2 (2.17%) Front Office
8 1 (1.09%) Back Office
8 1 (1.09%) Electronics
8 1 (1.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) SOAP
2 5 (5.43%) Web Services
3 4 (4.35%) .NET
4 3 (3.26%) HTML
4 3 (3.26%) XML
4 3 (3.26%) XBRL
5 1 (1.09%) Middleware
5 1 (1.09%) WCF
5 1 (1.09%) REST
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) NHS
3 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.35%) Derivative
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.17%) Equities
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
1 4 (4.35%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) UNIX
3 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) Test Management
2 28 (30.43%) Test Strategy
3 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (18.48%) Test Automation
7 14 (15.22%) People Management
8 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.96%) Performance Testing
8 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.96%) Regression Testing
9 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.78%) Test Planning
11 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (8.70%) Software Testing
12 7 (7.61%) Automated Testing
12 7 (7.61%) Line Management
12 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.78%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) Java
3 4 (4.35%) C#
4 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 15 (16.30%) ISEB
3 9 (9.78%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (42.39%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) FATCA
2 2 (2.17%) COREP
2 2 (2.17%) FINREP
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) HP
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle
4 5 (5.43%) Capita
5 4 (4.35%) SAP
6 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (1.09%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.09%) Reuters
8 1 (1.09%) Remedy
8 1 (1.09%) Infovista
8 1 (1.09%) BT
8 1 (1.09%) ATG
8 1 (1.09%) Cramer
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