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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 144 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 1.66% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 2.00% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 34
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,675 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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
3010 2747 2444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.74% 82.92% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2405 2114 2069
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
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 28 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 33 (54.10%) Software Testing
1 33 (54.10%) ISTQB
2 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) ISEB
3 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
3 29 (47.54%) Finance
4 26 (42.62%) Test Strategy
5 24 (39.34%) MS Excel
6 23 (37.70%) SQL
6 23 (37.70%) Test Scripting
7 19 (31.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (31.15%) Agile Testing
7 19 (31.15%) SOAP
8 17 (27.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
10 14 (22.95%) .NET
11 13 (21.31%) Regression Testing
11 13 (21.31%) Project Management
12 12 (19.67%) System Testing
13 11 (18.03%) Line Management
13 11 (18.03%) Scrum
13 11 (18.03%) RAD
14 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (16.39%) PCI DSS
14 10 (16.39%) OWASP
15 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
15 9 (14.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 9 (14.75%) Client/Server
16 8 (13.11%) QA
17 6 (9.84%) HP

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (39.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (8.20%) Selenium
2 5 (8.20%) FitNesse
3 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) WATIR
5 1 (1.64%) JMeter
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.64%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.64%) WatiN
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Analyst
1 29 (47.54%) Test Analyst
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Test Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Tester
4 13 (21.31%) Test Manager
5 10 (16.39%) Systems Tester
5 10 (16.39%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.56%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Test Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Tester
7 1 (1.64%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (1.64%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) SOAP
2 14 (22.95%) .NET
3 5 (8.20%) Web Services
4 4 (6.56%) XML
4 4 (6.56%) XSD
4 4 (6.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.64%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Software Testing
2 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (42.62%) Test Strategy
4 23 (37.70%) Test Scripting
5 19 (31.15%) Agile Testing
6 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
7 13 (21.31%) Project Management
7 13 (21.31%) Regression Testing
8 12 (19.67%) System Testing
9 11 (18.03%) Line Management
9 11 (18.03%) Scrum
9 11 (18.03%) RAD
10 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (16.39%) OWASP
11 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.20%) Test Planning
13 4 (6.56%) User Stories
13 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) Ruby
2 1 (1.64%) Perl
2 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (54.10%) ISTQB
2 32 (52.46%) ISEB
3 17 (27.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (14.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (8.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) PCI DSS
2 8 (13.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Avaya
3 1 (1.64%) Empirix
3 1 (1.64%) Compuware
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago