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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Programme Manager
Rank 854 902 903
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 61 62 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.056% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.058% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 60
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,000 £58,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £64,250 £68,750 £64,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.42%

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
94902 107027 117104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79965 88250 95827
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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% -

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 24 June 2016 within the UK.

Test Programme Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Programme Manager
Top 19 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 24 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 +70 61 £67,500 +3.84% 4
London +57 46 £67,500 +14.40% 2
City of London +63 13 £67,500 +14.40%
South East +45 11 £65,375 +3.35%
Hampshire -1 5 £64,250 -
Berkshire +11 4 £72,500 +11.53%
Southampton +2 4 £62,375 -
West Midlands -10 3 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +32 2 - -
Milton Keynes +30 2 - -
Slough - 2 £73,750 -
North West +17 1 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Reading +8 1 £66,500 -5.00%
Manchester 0 1 £52,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £42,500 -

Test Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 59 (57.84%) Test Strategy
2 37 (36.27%) Finance
2 37 (36.27%) Test Management
3 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (24.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (23.53%) ISTQB
6 22 (21.57%) Project Planning
6 22 (21.57%) QA
7 21 (20.59%) Data Mining
8 19 (18.63%) PRINCE2
8 19 (18.63%) Resource Management
8 19 (18.63%) Defect Management
9 18 (17.65%) Load Balancing
10 17 (16.67%) ISEB
11 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
12 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
12 13 (12.75%) Degree
13 12 (11.76%) Banking
13 12 (11.76%) Open Source
13 12 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 11 (10.78%) Big Data
14 11 (10.78%) Coaching
14 11 (10.78%) Selenium
14 11 (10.78%) Algorithmic Trading
14 11 (10.78%) Retail
15 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
15 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
16 9 (8.82%) SDLC
16 9 (8.82%) Regression Testing

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 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.92%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) Data Mining
2 11 (10.78%) Big Data
3 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Selenium
2 8 (7.84%) JIRA
3 6 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 4 (3.92%) FitNesse
4 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (2.94%) SilkTest
6 2 (1.96%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.96%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.96%) Testopia
6 2 (1.96%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.98%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.98%) Hudson
7 1 (0.98%) Maven
7 1 (0.98%) Ranorex
General
1 37 (36.27%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.76%) Banking
4 11 (10.78%) Retail
5 4 (3.92%) Electronics
6 3 (2.94%) Local Government
6 3 (2.94%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.98%) Billing
8 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) Apache CXF
2 3 (2.94%) .NET
2 3 (2.94%) HTML
2 3 (2.94%) SOAP
2 3 (2.94%) Web Services
2 3 (2.94%) XBRL
2 3 (2.94%) XML
3 2 (1.96%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.98%) Middleware
4 1 (0.98%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.94%) NHS
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.98%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Linux
1 3 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.84%) Test Strategy
2 37 (36.27%) Test Management
3 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (24.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (21.57%) Project Planning
6 19 (18.63%) Defect Management
6 19 (18.63%) PRINCE2
6 19 (18.63%) Resource Management
7 18 (17.65%) Load Balancing
8 12 (11.76%) Open Source
8 12 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 11 (10.78%) Algorithmic Trading
9 11 (10.78%) Coaching
10 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.82%) Regression Testing
11 9 (8.82%) SDLC
12 8 (7.84%) Programme Management
12 8 (7.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) Java
2 5 (4.90%) SQL
3 4 (3.92%) Ruby
4 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 17 (16.67%) ISEB
3 13 (12.75%) Degree
3 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (4.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.92%) PMP
8 3 (2.94%) CSQA
8 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) HP
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) Capita
3 4 (3.92%) SAP
4 3 (2.94%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.96%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Rally
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