The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Programme Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Programme Manager
Rank 888 862 873
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

Test Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Programme Manager
Salary Trend

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

Test Programme Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Test Programme Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

Test Programme Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Programme Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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 -17 6 £70,000 +33.33% 1
London -34 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands -4 1 £77,500 +47.61%
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £77,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

Test Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Test Management
2 7 (33.33%) QA
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Retail Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Business Development
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Derivative
5 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
5 4 (19.05%) Equities
5 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (19.05%) Back Office
5 4 (19.05%) Six Sigma
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 4 (19.05%) Guidewire
5 4 (19.05%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
6 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (9.52%) Local Government
7 2 (9.52%) Capita

Test Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) Retail Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
4 4 (19.05%) Back Office
5 2 (9.52%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Velocity
1 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
1 4 (19.05%) Equities
1 4 (19.05%) Derivative
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Test Management
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Business Development
4 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
4 4 (19.05%) Six Sigma
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (19.05%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Guidewire
2 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 2 (9.52%) Capita
4 1 (4.76%) HP