The median annual salary for a Test Programme Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Programme Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 261 315
Rank change year-on-year +35 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 2 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.038% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.074% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Median salary £80,000 £85,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +44.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £74,000 £59,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +25.42% -12.59%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5030 6797 10033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.65% 95.72% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 6112 8515
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,584 £34,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Test Programme Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Programme Manager in the City of London

Test Programme Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Test Programme Manager in the City of London

Test Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Test Programme Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Protractor
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) MiFID
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Test Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Protractor
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
1 1 (33.33%) QA