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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 136 89 101
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 45 71 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 2.67% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 3.17% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 58 40
Average salary £46,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
3141 2238 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.32% 84.26% 81.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 1709 1858
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 67 (67.00%) SOAP
2 53 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.00%) Agile Testing
4 42 (42.00%) Software Testing
4 42 (42.00%) Selenium
5 35 (35.00%) E-Commerce
6 32 (32.00%) .NET
7 31 (31.00%) Test Automation
8 30 (30.00%) Cucumber
9 29 (29.00%) SQL
10 28 (28.00%) QA
11 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
12 25 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
13 23 (23.00%) Web Services
14 22 (22.00%) XML
14 22 (22.00%) XSD
14 22 (22.00%) HP
14 22 (22.00%) WSDL
14 22 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (21.00%) Finance
16 19 (19.00%) Automated Testing
17 17 (17.00%) User Stories
17 17 (17.00%) TDD
18 16 (16.00%) SpecFlow
18 16 (16.00%) FitNesse
19 15 (15.00%) Usability Testing
19 15 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
20 14 (14.00%) Java
21 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
21 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (42.00%) Selenium
2 30 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 22 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (16.00%) FitNesse
4 16 (16.00%) SpecFlow
5 15 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (10.00%) Behat
7 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.00%) JIRA
8 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Marketing
3 4 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (53.00%) Analyst
1 53 (53.00%) Test Analyst
2 47 (47.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 20 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Tester
5 9 (9.00%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Software Tester
5 9 (9.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 8 (8.00%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (7.00%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.00%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Lead Tester
9 4 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.00%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Technical Tester
10 3 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (67.00%) SOAP
2 32 (32.00%) .NET
3 23 (23.00%) Web Services
4 22 (22.00%) XML
4 22 (22.00%) XSD
4 22 (22.00%) WSDL
5 1 (1.00%) Dojo
5 1 (1.00%) jQuery
5 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.00%) UNIX
2 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.00%) Agile Testing
3 42 (42.00%) Software Testing
4 35 (35.00%) E-Commerce
5 31 (31.00%) Test Automation
6 19 (19.00%) Automated Testing
7 17 (17.00%) TDD
7 17 (17.00%) User Stories
8 15 (15.00%) Usability Testing
9 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (13.00%) Business Analysis
9 13 (13.00%) Test Strategy
10 11 (11.00%) Scrum
10 11 (11.00%) Test Scripting
11 10 (10.00%) BDD
11 10 (10.00%) Automation Testing
12 7 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.00%) DSDM
13 6 (6.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.00%) SQL
2 14 (14.00%) Java
3 11 (11.00%) C#
4 10 (10.00%) C++
4 10 (10.00%) PHP
4 10 (10.00%) Ruby
5 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (7.00%) ISEB
3 5 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.00%) HP
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) Citrix
4 1 (1.00%) VMware
4 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
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