The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Project 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Project Manager
Rank 896 866 921
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Project Manager 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £98,750 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 - £49,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £45,000

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
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Test Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Test Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Test Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Project Manager over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 within the UK.

Test Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Project Manager
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 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
London -10 7 £98,750 -
England -32 7 £98,750 -

Test Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Project 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Derivative
3 3 (37.50%) Business Development
3 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
3 3 (37.50%) Equities
3 3 (37.50%) Summit
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 3 (37.50%) Murex
3 3 (37.50%) Calypso
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) DTV
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing

Test Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Project 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Summit
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) MVNO
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
1 3 (37.50%) Equities
1 3 (37.50%) Derivative
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Development
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Murex
1 3 (37.50%) Calypso
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP