Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Test Project Manager
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1200 1211 1280
Rank change year-on-year +11 +69 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Project Manager 3 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 12
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.37% -20.97%
10th Percentile £58,600 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £63,800 £64,700 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year - -2.56% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Test Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Test Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Test Project Manager in the UK

Test Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Test Project Manager in the UK

Test Project Manager
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 3 £60,000 +20.00%
London +13 3 £60,000 +4.35%

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Test Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) eCATT
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Test Project 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) eCATT
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware