The median annual salary for a Test Programme Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 845 899
Rank change year-on-year -8 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Programme Manager 14 60 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.066% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.068% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 35
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £75,500 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £64,250 £68,750
% change year-on-year +16.73% -6.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Programme Manager in England

Test Programme Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Test Programme Manager in England

Test Programme Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Programme Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Programme Manager in England

Test Programme Manager
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London -9 11 £100,000 +48.14%
East of England - 2 £90,000 -
West Midlands +12 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Test Programme Manager
UK

Test Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region featuring Test Programme Manager in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
2 13 (44.83%) Test Management
3 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) QA
4 9 (31.03%) Selenium
5 8 (27.59%) Coaching
6 7 (24.14%) Big Data
6 7 (24.14%) Algorithmic Trading
7 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
8 5 (17.24%) BDD
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.24%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) SilkTest
9 4 (13.79%) Open Source
9 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
10 3 (10.34%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (10.34%) User Stories
10 3 (10.34%) Calabash
10 3 (10.34%) DevOps
10 3 (10.34%) Appium
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (10.34%) Resource Allocation
10 3 (10.34%) Intranet
10 3 (10.34%) Internet
10 3 (10.34%) WebLogic

Test Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
1 3 (10.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
3 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) SilkTest
4 3 (10.34%) Appium
4 3 (10.34%) Calabash
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 2 (6.90%) Protractor
5 2 (6.90%) TestNG
6 1 (3.45%) eCATT
6 1 (3.45%) Hudson
6 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.45%) Fintech
1 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
2 13 (44.83%) Test Management
3 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Coaching
6 7 (24.14%) Algorithmic Trading
7 5 (17.24%) BDD
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Open Source
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
9 3 (10.34%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (10.34%) User Stories
10 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) ActionScript
1 3 (10.34%) ActionScript 2.0
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) HP
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP