The median annual salary for a Senior Test Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Test Manager
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 908 946
Rank change year-on-year +37 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Manager 19 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.024% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.025% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 28
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -2.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,850 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Manager in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Manager in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Manager in the UK

Senior Test Manager
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +42 19 £67,500 +12.50% 1
London +33 9 £67,500 +12.50% 1
North West - 5 £60,500 -
South East +45 4 £52,500 -32.25%
Merseyside - 4 - -
City of London +31 2 £67,500 -20.58% 1
Hampshire +13 1 - -
East of England -11 1 £100,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £100,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £100,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £60,500 -

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior Test 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 Senior Test Manager in the job title.

1 25 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 24 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 22 (55.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) Selenium
5 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.00%) QA
6 14 (35.00%) Test Management
7 11 (27.50%) Scrum
7 11 (27.50%) Java
8 10 (25.00%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) .NET
9 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
9 9 (22.50%) SDLC
10 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (20.00%) System Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Retail
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (17.50%) Test Planning
12 6 (15.00%) TestNG
12 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
12 6 (15.00%) Protractor
12 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (15.00%) C#
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
12 6 (15.00%) CSS
12 6 (15.00%) JUnit
12 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
13 5 (12.50%) CRM
13 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

Senior Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (15.00%) JUnit
2 6 (15.00%) Protractor
2 6 (15.00%) TestNG
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.00%) JBehave
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Automotive
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Billing
6 1 (2.50%) Electronics
6 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) CSS
2 6 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.50%) Fintech
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Equities
4 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Kali Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 24 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) Test Management
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) SDLC
6 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
7 8 (20.00%) System Testing
7 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.50%) Test Planning
9 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
10 5 (12.50%) CRM
10 5 (12.50%) Line Management
10 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
11 4 (10.00%) Change Control
11 4 (10.00%) Coaching
11 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) C
4 3 (7.50%) C++
4 3 (7.50%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) CEH
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) GIAC
1 3 (7.50%) GPEN
1 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.50%) OSCP
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Defensics
1 3 (7.50%) Nessus
1 3 (7.50%) Nmap
1 3 (7.50%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Codenomicon
3 3 (7.50%) Coverity
3 3 (7.50%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Qualys
4 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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ANSON MCCADE
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