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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 149 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 29 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 1.74% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.06% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 43
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
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
3235 2908 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.09% 84.27% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2578 2286 1831
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £62,000
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 5 March 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 31 (54.39%) ISEB
2 29 (50.88%) ISTQB
3 28 (49.12%) Software Testing
4 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (45.61%) Test Strategy
5 25 (43.86%) Finance
6 24 (42.11%) MS Excel
7 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
7 23 (40.35%) Test Scripting
8 21 (36.84%) SQL
9 17 (29.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (28.07%) Project Management
11 15 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (24.56%) Regression Testing
13 12 (21.05%) Scrum
13 12 (21.05%) PCI DSS
13 12 (21.05%) OWASP
14 11 (19.30%) System Testing
14 11 (19.30%) Agile Testing
14 11 (19.30%) RAD
14 11 (19.30%) .NET
14 11 (19.30%) SOAP
15 10 (17.54%) Line Management
16 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
16 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
17 8 (14.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
18 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
19 5 (8.77%) UNIX

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (42.11%) 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) Impala
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) JMeter
3 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.75%) WatiN
3 1 (1.75%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.75%) WATIR
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Test Analyst
1 21 (36.84%) Analyst
2 17 (29.82%) Tester
3 15 (26.32%) Test Manager
4 10 (17.54%) Systems Tester
5 9 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Test Leader
7 4 (7.02%) Junior
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
9 1 (1.75%) Technical Tester
9 1 (1.75%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.75%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (1.75%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
1 11 (19.30%) SOAP
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) IVR
3 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Software Testing
2 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (45.61%) Test Strategy
3 23 (40.35%) Test Scripting
4 16 (28.07%) Project Management
5 14 (24.56%) Regression Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Scrum
6 12 (21.05%) OWASP
7 11 (19.30%) System Testing
7 11 (19.30%) Agile Testing
7 11 (19.30%) RAD
8 10 (17.54%) Line Management
9 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.02%) Automation Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Manual Testing
13 2 (3.51%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) PHP
2 2 (3.51%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) C++
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) Perl
3 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) ISEB
2 29 (50.88%) ISTQB
3 17 (29.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (14.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (3.51%) VCP4
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) OSCP
5 2 (3.51%) OSCE
5 2 (3.51%) CEH
5 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.77%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Compuware
3 1 (1.75%) Avaya
3 1 (1.75%) Empirix
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
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