The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Manager
UK
Rank 857 936 951
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Manager 6 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.017% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 12
Median salary £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £44,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £60,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Test Manager in the job title.

Software Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Test Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Manager within the UK.

Software Test Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Test Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Manager over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Software Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Test Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +76 6 £53,500 -10.83% 1
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
London +56 1 £65,000 -25.71%
South East +50 1 £42,500 -5.55%
City of London +26 1 £65,000 -13.33%
West Midlands +20 1 £53,500 -10.83%
North West -5 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Manchester -28 1 £55,000 +4.76%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £53,500 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Software Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Software 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 Software Test Manager in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
1 13 (52.00%) Test Management
2 10 (40.00%) Release Management
2 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (36.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Selenium
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) QA
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 2 (8.00%) Windows
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) ISEB
8 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Line Management

Software 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
1 13 (52.00%) Test Management
2 10 (40.00%) Release Management
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) Ruby
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
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