The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 136 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 48 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.31% 2.36% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 2.84% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 44
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3105 2115 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.49% 83.27% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2431 1579 1675
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 78 (69.03%) SOAP
2 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (43.36%) Selenium
4 45 (39.82%) Agile Testing
5 40 (35.40%) Software Testing
5 40 (35.40%) E-Commerce
6 35 (30.97%) Automated Testing
7 33 (29.20%) Test Automation
8 32 (28.32%) .NET
8 32 (28.32%) Cucumber
9 31 (27.43%) SQL
10 29 (25.66%) Microsoft
11 28 (24.78%) HP Quality Center
11 28 (24.78%) QA
12 25 (22.12%) Web Services
13 24 (21.24%) XML
13 24 (21.24%) XSD
13 24 (21.24%) HP
13 24 (21.24%) WSDL
13 24 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (20.35%) Finance
15 20 (17.70%) Usability Testing
16 19 (16.81%) User Stories
17 18 (15.93%) SpecFlow
17 18 (15.93%) FitNesse
18 17 (15.04%) TDD
19 15 (13.27%) Test Strategy
20 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
20 14 (12.39%) QuickTest Pro
20 14 (12.39%) Java

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (4.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (43.36%) Selenium
2 32 (28.32%) Cucumber
3 24 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (15.93%) SpecFlow
4 18 (15.93%) FitNesse
5 14 (12.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (10.62%) SoapUI
7 10 (8.85%) Behat
8 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.88%) JIRA
9 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (20.35%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Games
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (43.36%) Analyst
1 49 (43.36%) Test Analyst
2 40 (35.40%) Agile Test Analyst
3 33 (29.20%) Test Engineer
4 23 (20.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 23 (20.35%) Software Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Tester
6 12 (10.62%) Test Manager
7 9 (7.96%) Software Tester
8 8 (7.08%) Test Team Leader
8 8 (7.08%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.19%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Lead Tester
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) QA Analyst
11 4 (3.54%) Software Team Leader
12 3 (2.65%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (69.03%) SOAP
2 32 (28.32%) .NET
3 25 (22.12%) Web Services
4 24 (21.24%) XML
4 24 (21.24%) XSD
4 24 (21.24%) WSDL
5 1 (0.88%) jQuery
5 1 (0.88%) Dojo
5 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) UNIX
2 1 (0.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Android
2 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (39.82%) Agile Testing
3 40 (35.40%) Software Testing
3 40 (35.40%) E-Commerce
4 35 (30.97%) Automated Testing
5 33 (29.20%) Test Automation
6 20 (17.70%) Usability Testing
7 19 (16.81%) User Stories
8 17 (15.04%) TDD
9 15 (13.27%) Test Strategy
10 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.62%) BDD
11 12 (10.62%) Test Scripting
11 12 (10.62%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.73%) Scrum
13 10 (8.85%) Automation Testing
14 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (6.19%) Unit Testing
15 6 (5.31%) Kanban
15 6 (5.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) SQL
2 14 (12.39%) Java
3 11 (9.73%) C#
4 10 (8.85%) C++
4 10 (8.85%) PHP
4 10 (8.85%) Ruby
5 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.96%) ISEB
3 5 (4.42%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (4.42%) Degree
4 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (24.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (24.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.24%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.88%) Citrix
4 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.88%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salary range+bonus
Posted: 6 days ago