The median annual salary for a Test Strategy Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Strategy Manager
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 922 976
Rank change year-on-year +50 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Strategy Manager 2 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Median salary £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +7.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £58,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +2.56% +14.14%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Strategy Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy Manager 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.

Salary trend for Test Strategy Manager in the UK

Test Strategy Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Test Strategy Manager in the UK

Test Strategy Manager
Top 7 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 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
England +29 2 £60,000 -3.22% 1
South East +58 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Berkshire +20 1 £60,000 -18.64%
Oxfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £80,000 -
Watford - 1 £80,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Test Management
5 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Jasmine
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Protractor
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) JUnit
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) TestNG
7 1 (11.11%) Hudson
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Banking

Test Strategy 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 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 3 (33.33%) Protractor
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) TestNG
4 1 (11.11%) Hudson
4 1 (11.11%) JBehave
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Behat
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Equities
1 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
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