The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 158 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 26 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 0.97% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.01% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 28
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3660 2670 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.70% 96.01% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 2165 2017
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Test Manager
West Yorkshire

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Leeds region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 17 (51.52%) Test Management
2 13 (39.39%) Selenium
3 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 12 (36.36%) ISEB
4 9 (27.27%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) SoapUI
4 9 (27.27%) QA
5 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
6 7 (21.21%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) TDD
7 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) Information Management
7 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 6 (18.18%) JUnit
7 6 (18.18%) SOAP
7 6 (18.18%) Java
7 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Testing
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
10 3 (9.09%) JMeter

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Selenium
2 9 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 6 (18.18%) JUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.09%) JBehave
5 3 (9.09%) JMeter
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.03%) Capybara
6 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) SOAP
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) IVR
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Test Management
2 12 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 7 (21.21%) BDD
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
3 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
4 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 6 (18.18%) Information Management
4 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
5 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) System Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) ISEB
2 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
3 7 (21.21%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) Citrix
1 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
1 1 (3.03%) Sage
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