The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 128 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 37 68 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 1.80% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.09% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 48
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Test Management
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3175 3248 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.95% 85.77% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2482 2596 1843
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Management
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Leeds region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) ISEB
3 29 (50.88%) Software Testing
4 25 (43.86%) ISTQB
5 24 (42.11%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 18 (31.58%) Test Strategy
8 17 (29.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (28.07%) Scrum
9 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
9 16 (28.07%) Project Management
10 15 (26.32%) Automated Testing
10 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 15 (26.32%) .NET
10 15 (26.32%) Finance
11 12 (21.05%) PCI DSS
11 12 (21.05%) OWASP
12 11 (19.30%) System Testing
12 11 (19.30%) RAD
13 10 (17.54%) SOAP
13 10 (17.54%) Agile Testing
14 9 (15.79%) Regression Testing
14 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
15 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
15 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (10.53%) PHP
16 6 (10.53%) Ruby
16 6 (10.53%) QA

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Project
3 4 (7.02%) MS Office
4 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) VoIP
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) Selenium
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.26%) Behat
4 1 (1.75%) WatiN
4 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) WATIR
4 1 (1.75%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
1 25 (43.86%) Test Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Tester
3 10 (17.54%) Systems Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Junior
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Test Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) LAMP
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.26%) Open Source
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) IVR
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) RIA
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) Software Testing
3 19 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 18 (31.58%) Test Strategy
5 16 (28.07%) Scrum
5 16 (28.07%) Project Management
6 15 (26.32%) Automated Testing
7 12 (21.05%) OWASP
8 11 (19.30%) System Testing
8 11 (19.30%) RAD
9 10 (17.54%) Agile Testing
10 9 (15.79%) Regression Testing
11 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
11 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.77%) Kanban
13 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
13 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
14 4 (7.02%) Test Planning
14 4 (7.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PHP
2 6 (10.53%) Ruby
3 5 (8.77%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) C++
3 5 (8.77%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) ISEB
2 25 (43.86%) ISTQB
3 17 (29.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CEH
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) OSCP
4 2 (3.51%) OSCE
5 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Avaya
3 1 (1.75%) Empirix
3 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.75%) Compuware
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
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RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago