The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Strategy Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy Manager
UK
Rank 856 951 948
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Strategy Manager 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.001% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Median salary £75,000 £83,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +36.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £83,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 - £70,000

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
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%

Test Strategy Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Strategy Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Strategy Manager
Salary Trend

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

Test Strategy Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Test Strategy Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy Manager over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Test Strategy Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Strategy Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +77 4 £80,000 -4.19%
London +66 3 £80,000 -4.19%
City of London +25 2 £80,000 -4.19%
Cardiff - 2 £44,750 -
Wales - 2 £44,750 -
South Wales - 2 £44,750 -
East of England - 1 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Watford - 1 £70,000 -

Test Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Test Strategy 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 Strategy Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (25.00%) Protractor
5 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) TestNG
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 1 (12.50%) Equities
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 1 (12.50%) JBehave

Test Strategy 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Protractor
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) JBehave
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Equities
1 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) V-Model
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB