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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 114 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 68 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.79% 1.87% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.31% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
- -2.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3176 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.71% 80.96% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1807 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 86 (69.92%) SOAP
2 68 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (53.66%) Selenium
4 54 (43.90%) SQL
5 52 (42.28%) HP Quality Center
6 45 (36.59%) Test Automation
7 43 (34.96%) Automated Testing
8 42 (34.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 42 (34.15%) Cucumber
9 41 (33.33%) QA
10 39 (31.71%) Software Testing
10 39 (31.71%) .NET
10 39 (31.71%) Web Services
10 39 (31.71%) Microsoft
10 39 (31.71%) HP
11 37 (30.08%) ISEB
11 37 (30.08%) WSDL
11 37 (30.08%) XML
11 37 (30.08%) XSD
11 37 (30.08%) Usability Testing
11 37 (30.08%) User Stories
12 36 (29.27%) SpecFlow
12 36 (29.27%) FitNesse
13 34 (27.64%) Agile Testing
13 34 (27.64%) Finance
14 32 (26.02%) E-Commerce
14 32 (26.02%) ISTQB
15 26 (21.14%) BDD
16 20 (16.26%) SoapUI
16 20 (16.26%) TDD

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 66 (53.66%) Selenium
2 42 (34.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (34.15%) Cucumber
3 36 (29.27%) SpecFlow
3 36 (29.27%) FitNesse
4 20 (16.26%) SoapUI
5 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (8.13%) WebDriver
7 9 (7.32%) Visual Studio
8 8 (6.50%) MSTest
9 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.81%) Behat
General
1 34 (27.64%) Finance
2 18 (14.63%) Games
3 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (52.03%) Test Analyst
1 64 (52.03%) Analyst
2 32 (26.02%) Test Engineer
2 32 (26.02%) Agile Test Analyst
3 30 (24.39%) Software Engineer
3 30 (24.39%) Software Test Engineer
4 19 (15.45%) Test Manager
5 13 (10.57%) Tester
6 12 (9.76%) Software Tester
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Test Leader
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Test Manager
10 3 (2.44%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (69.92%) SOAP
2 39 (31.71%) .NET
2 39 (31.71%) Web Services
3 37 (30.08%) WSDL
3 37 (30.08%) XML
3 37 (30.08%) XSD
4 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Android
1 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (0.81%) UNIX
1 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.59%) Test Automation
3 43 (34.96%) Automated Testing
4 39 (31.71%) Software Testing
5 37 (30.08%) Usability Testing
5 37 (30.08%) User Stories
6 34 (27.64%) Agile Testing
7 32 (26.02%) E-Commerce
8 26 (21.14%) BDD
9 20 (16.26%) TDD
10 15 (12.20%) ATDD
10 15 (12.20%) Business Analysis
11 10 (8.13%) Test Scripting
11 10 (8.13%) Test Strategy
12 9 (7.32%) DSDM
13 6 (4.88%) Scrum
13 6 (4.88%) Waterfall
14 5 (4.07%) Load Testing
14 5 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (4.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.90%) SQL
2 19 (15.45%) Java
3 8 (6.50%) C#
4 2 (1.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby
5 1 (0.81%) C++
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (30.08%) ISEB
2 32 (26.02%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 52 (42.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (31.71%) Microsoft
1 39 (31.71%) HP
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle
3 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Posted: 15 days ago