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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 155 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 30 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 1.61% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.92% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 33
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
3195 2604 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.39% 83.89% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2448 2056 1951
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 November 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.00%) SOAP
3 36 (48.00%) Software Testing
3 36 (48.00%) Agile Testing
4 28 (37.33%) E-Commerce
5 26 (34.67%) ISTQB
5 26 (34.67%) Test Strategy
6 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 24 (32.00%) ISEB
7 23 (30.67%) Finance
8 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
8 16 (21.33%) SQL
8 16 (21.33%) Test Scripting
9 15 (20.00%) Selenium
10 14 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
10 14 (18.67%) .NET
11 12 (16.00%) Regression Testing
12 11 (14.67%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (14.67%) Cucumber
12 11 (14.67%) Line Management
13 10 (13.33%) Test Planning
13 10 (13.33%) QA
13 10 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
14 9 (12.00%) HP
14 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
14 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 8 (10.67%) User Stories
15 8 (10.67%) Integration Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Selenium
2 14 (18.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (14.67%) Cucumber
4 10 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (10.67%) FitNesse
5 8 (10.67%) SpecFlow
6 5 (6.67%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.00%) Behat
8 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.33%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.33%) WatiN
8 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.33%) JMeter
8 1 (1.33%) JIRA
8 1 (1.33%) WATIR
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) Analyst
1 40 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) Test Manager
4 11 (14.67%) Test Leader
5 10 (13.33%) Tester
6 8 (10.67%) QA Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Lead Tester
8 4 (5.33%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Systems Tester
9 3 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Junior Test Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) Junior Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) Technical Tester
10 1 (1.33%) Implementation Manager
10 1 (1.33%) Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.33%) Junior
10 1 (1.33%) Services Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.33%) Service Manager
10 1 (1.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) SOAP
2 14 (18.67%) .NET
3 8 (10.67%) Web Services
3 8 (10.67%) XML
3 8 (10.67%) XSD
3 8 (10.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) UNIX
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.00%) Software Testing
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Testing
3 28 (37.33%) E-Commerce
4 26 (34.67%) Test Strategy
5 16 (21.33%) Test Scripting
6 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.00%) Regression Testing
8 11 (14.67%) Line Management
9 10 (13.33%) Test Planning
10 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
10 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.67%) Integration Testing
11 8 (10.67%) User Stories
11 8 (10.67%) DSDM
12 6 (8.00%) System Testing
13 5 (6.67%) Automation Testing
13 5 (6.67%) Project Management
13 5 (6.67%) SOA
14 4 (5.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) PHP
2 4 (5.33%) Ruby
3 3 (4.00%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) C++
3 3 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) ISTQB
2 24 (32.00%) ISEB
3 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 7 (9.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) HP
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Compuware
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix
4 1 (1.33%) Empirix
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago