The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 142 142 183
Rank change year-on-year
0 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 15 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 1.22% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.26% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 14
Median salary £50,000 £51,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £41,413
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £53,832
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2639 3425 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.96% 97.47% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2242 2740 2859
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 27 August 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (38.71%) ISEB
4 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
5 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Test Management
7 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
8 6 (19.35%) Matrix Management
9 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (16.13%) SDLC
9 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
10 4 (12.90%) HP
10 4 (12.90%) QA
10 4 (12.90%) Selenium
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.90%) SAP
10 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
10 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
11 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
11 3 (9.68%) Change Control
11 3 (9.68%) HTML5
11 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
1 3 (9.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Test Management
4 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
5 6 (19.35%) Matrix Management
6 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Change Control
8 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) ISEB
2 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
3 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) HP
1 4 (12.90%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) Capita
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft