The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Programme Manager
Rank 862 923 894
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 49 46 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.042% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.043% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 66
Median salary £67,500 £66,250 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +2.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £59,000 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £97,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £64,250 £70,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year
-8.21% +9.37%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Test Programme Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Programme Manager
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +50 48 £67,500 +3.84% 4
London +53 30 £67,500 +14.40% 3
South East +39 13 £66,500 -8.27% 1
City of London +56 6 £76,250 +29.23% 1
Hampshire +13 6 £64,250 -
Southampton +9 5 £64,250 -
Berkshire +20 4 £72,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Wimbledon - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Slough - 2 £73,750 -
Bristol - 2 £50,000 -
South West - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
North West +14 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Manchester -3 1 £52,500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £66,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £42,500 -

Test Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Test Programme 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 Test Programme Manager in the job title.

1 46 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 39 (42.39%) Finance
3 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (31.52%) Test Management
5 26 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (27.17%) ISTQB
7 23 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (19.57%) ISEB
8 18 (19.57%) QA
8 18 (19.57%) Defect Management
9 16 (17.39%) PRINCE2
10 15 (16.30%) Banking
11 13 (14.13%) Project Planning
11 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
11 13 (14.13%) SDLC
12 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
12 12 (13.04%) Degree
12 12 (13.04%) Data Mining
12 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
13 11 (11.96%) JIRA
13 11 (11.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 10 (10.87%) System Integration Testing
14 10 (10.87%) Resource Management
15 9 (9.78%) Project Management
15 9 (9.78%) HP
15 9 (9.78%) Load Balancing
15 9 (9.78%) Algorithmic Trading
15 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
15 9 (9.78%) Coaching
15 9 (9.78%) Open Source

Test Programme 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 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
3 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) Data Mining
2 9 (9.78%) Big Data
3 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) JIRA
2 6 (6.52%) HP UFT
2 6 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (3.26%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (3.26%) SilkTest
4 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.17%) TestDirector
4 2 (2.17%) Testopia
4 2 (2.17%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.09%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.09%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.09%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.09%) Hudson
5 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.09%) Maven
5 1 (1.09%) MSTest
5 1 (1.09%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (42.39%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
3 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.52%) Retail
5 4 (4.35%) Advertising
5 4 (4.35%) Electronics
6 3 (3.26%) Local Government
6 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Marketing
8 1 (1.09%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
1 3 (3.26%) HTML
1 3 (3.26%) SOAP
1 3 (3.26%) Web Services
1 3 (3.26%) XBRL
1 3 (3.26%) XML
2 1 (1.09%) Apache CXF
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.26%) NHS
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Linux
1 3 (3.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (31.52%) Test Management
4 26 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (19.57%) Defect Management
7 16 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 13 (14.13%) Project Planning
8 13 (14.13%) SDLC
9 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 10 (10.87%) Resource Management
11 10 (10.87%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (9.78%) Algorithmic Trading
12 9 (9.78%) Coaching
12 9 (9.78%) Load Balancing
12 9 (9.78%) Open Source
12 9 (9.78%) Project Management
12 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
13 8 (8.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) Java
1 5 (5.43%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) C
3 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) ISTQB
2 18 (19.57%) ISEB
3 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
4 12 (13.04%) Degree
5 9 (9.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (3.26%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.26%) PMP
9 2 (2.17%) CSQA
9 2 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) HP
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Capita
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.17%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) Rally
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 23 days ago