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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 156 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 1.73% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 2.08% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 32
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,450 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +1.76%
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
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
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 £52,500 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) SOAP
3 33 (48.53%) Software Testing
4 30 (44.12%) ISEB
4 30 (44.12%) ISTQB
5 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 28 (41.18%) Agile Testing
6 27 (39.71%) Finance
7 26 (38.24%) Test Strategy
8 21 (30.88%) SQL
9 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 20 (29.41%) E-Commerce
10 19 (27.94%) Test Scripting
10 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (22.06%) .NET
12 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
13 13 (19.12%) Regression Testing
14 12 (17.65%) Selenium
14 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (16.18%) QuickTest Pro
15 11 (16.18%) Test Planning
15 11 (16.18%) Line Management
16 10 (14.71%) HP
16 10 (14.71%) QA
16 10 (14.71%) System Testing
17 9 (13.24%) Project Management
17 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
17 9 (13.24%) FitNesse
17 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (7.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (17.65%) Selenium
3 11 (16.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (13.24%) FitNesse
5 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 8 (11.76%) SpecFlow
6 5 (7.35%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.94%) JIRA
8 1 (1.47%) WATIR
8 1 (1.47%) JMeter
8 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.47%) WatiN
8 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (39.71%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Analyst
1 33 (48.53%) Test Analyst
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Test Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Tester
4 13 (19.12%) Test Manager
5 11 (16.18%) Test Leader
6 8 (11.76%) QA Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Systems Tester
8 5 (7.35%) Lead Tester
9 1 (1.47%) Service Implementation Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Junior Test Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.47%) Technical Tester
9 1 (1.47%) Implementation Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Junior
9 1 (1.47%) Services Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) SOAP
2 15 (22.06%) .NET
3 8 (11.76%) Web Services
3 8 (11.76%) XML
3 8 (11.76%) XSD
3 8 (11.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) UNIX
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Software Testing
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Testing
4 26 (38.24%) Test Strategy
5 20 (29.41%) E-Commerce
6 19 (27.94%) Test Scripting
7 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
8 13 (19.12%) Regression Testing
9 11 (16.18%) Test Planning
9 11 (16.18%) Line Management
10 10 (14.71%) System Testing
11 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
11 9 (13.24%) Project Management
12 8 (11.76%) RAD
12 8 (11.76%) DSDM
12 8 (11.76%) Scrum
12 8 (11.76%) Integration Testing
12 8 (11.76%) OWASP
12 8 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Python
2 1 (1.47%) Ruby
2 1 (1.47%) Perl
2 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) ISEB
1 30 (44.12%) ISTQB
2 12 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (10.29%) Degree
5 5 (7.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) QA
2 8 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) HP
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Compuware
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) Empirix
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago