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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 103 158 121
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -37
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 84 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.52% 0.74% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.82% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 24 34
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £35,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.92%
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
2940 3162 2859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.24% 90.37% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2438 2539 2186
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 96 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (41.67%) Selenium
3 59 (40.97%) ISEB
4 52 (36.11%) Software Testing
5 49 (34.03%) Test Automation
6 44 (30.56%) Test Scripting
6 44 (30.56%) SQL
7 41 (28.47%) Java
7 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
7 41 (28.47%) Scrum
8 37 (25.69%) SDLC
9 36 (25.00%) BDD
10 34 (23.61%) Cucumber
11 31 (21.53%) ISTQB
11 31 (21.53%) .NET
12 30 (20.83%) QA
13 27 (18.75%) Finance
14 25 (17.36%) Non-Functional Testing
14 25 (17.36%) User Stories
14 25 (17.36%) Test Planning
15 24 (16.67%) Test Strategy
16 23 (15.97%) Visual Studio
17 22 (15.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 20 (13.89%) XML
18 20 (13.89%) ATDD
18 20 (13.89%) SoapUI
19 19 (13.19%) Integration Testing
19 19 (13.19%) MS Excel
19 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
19 19 (13.19%) PHP

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (2.78%) Apache Pig
1 4 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.39%) SAS
2 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.11%) Internet
2 7 (4.86%) HTTP
3 2 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 4 (2.78%) Big Data
3 4 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.78%) Impala
3 4 (2.78%) MySQL
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.08%) DB2
5 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 60 (41.67%) Selenium
2 34 (23.61%) Cucumber
3 23 (15.97%) Visual Studio
4 20 (13.89%) SoapUI
5 18 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (9.03%) FitNesse
7 11 (7.64%) SpecFlow
8 6 (4.17%) JMeter
8 6 (4.17%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.47%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.47%) JIRA
9 5 (3.47%) Rational Performance Tester
10 4 (2.78%) MSTest
10 4 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (2.08%) DbUnit
11 3 (2.08%) Firebug
11 3 (2.08%) JUnit
12 1 (0.69%) Ant
12 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (2.08%) Local Government
2 3 (2.08%) Retail
2 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (35.42%) Test Engineer
2 29 (20.14%) Automation Engineer
2 29 (20.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 28 (19.44%) Analyst
4 24 (16.67%) Tester
5 23 (15.97%) Test Leader
5 23 (15.97%) Test Manager
6 22 (15.28%) Test Analyst
7 15 (10.42%) Systems Tester
8 10 (6.94%) Database Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Java Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Java Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (3.47%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (3.47%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 5 (3.47%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.53%) .NET
2 20 (13.89%) XML
3 16 (11.11%) Behat
3 16 (11.11%) JSON
3 16 (11.11%) LAMP
4 7 (4.86%) HTML
4 7 (4.86%) SOAP
5 4 (2.78%) Kafka
5 4 (2.78%) Velocity
6 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.08%) CSS
6 3 (2.08%) Middleware
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.69%) J2EE
7 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) RIA
2 12 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.08%) AS400
5 3 (2.08%) iSeries
5 3 (2.08%) NHS
5 3 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.39%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.39%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.86%) Unix
1 7 (4.86%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Linux
3 5 (3.47%) Android
3 5 (3.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.11%) Software Testing
3 49 (34.03%) Test Automation
4 44 (30.56%) Test Scripting
5 41 (28.47%) Scrum
6 37 (25.69%) SDLC
7 36 (25.00%) BDD
8 25 (17.36%) Non-Functional Testing
8 25 (17.36%) Test Planning
8 25 (17.36%) User Stories
9 24 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 20 (13.89%) ATDD
11 19 (13.19%) Integration Testing
12 18 (12.50%) Regression Testing
13 16 (11.11%) Automation Testing
13 16 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (11.11%) Open Source
13 16 (11.11%) TDD
14 15 (10.42%) Line Management
15 14 (9.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.56%) SQL
2 41 (28.47%) Java
3 19 (13.19%) C#
3 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (13.19%) PHP
4 17 (11.81%) Ruby
5 16 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (2.08%) C
6 3 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (40.97%) ISEB
2 31 (21.53%) ISTQB
3 22 (15.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.39%) Degree
5 2 (1.39%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (20.83%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.39%) Basel II
3 2 (1.39%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) Apache Flume
1 4 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (3.47%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.50%) Oracle
3 7 (4.86%) HP
3 7 (4.86%) IBM
4 4 (2.78%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.78%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.78%) Hortonworks
4 4 (2.78%) Informatica
4 4 (2.78%) MapR
4 4 (2.78%) Netezza
4 4 (2.78%) Talend
4 4 (2.78%) Teradata
5 3 (2.08%) Capita
6 1 (0.69%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Open RS
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Tectre Limited
Salary: £34,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago