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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy Manager
Rank 920 942 998
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Strategy Manager 12 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Median salary £62,000 £52,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.09% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,414 £48,500 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Test Strategy Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Strategy Manager
Top 12 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 24 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 +51 12 £62,000 +18.09% 1
South East - 5 £55,000 -
London +29 3 £75,000 +33.33%
Redhill - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £46,414 -
Yorkshire - 2 £46,414 -
Leeds - 2 £46,414 -
Slough - 2 £73,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £73,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £62,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -

Test Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) Test Strategy
2 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (50.00%) Coaching
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) ISEB
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
5 5 (35.71%) System Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management

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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Test Strategy
2 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Coaching
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
4 5 (35.71%) System Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Presales
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
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