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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 148 152 179
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 16 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.93% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.96% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 10
Median salary £47,500 £51,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £50,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,495
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
2564 3447 3757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.79% 97.10% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2172 2748 2891
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 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (39.29%) ISEB
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Web Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Test Management
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
7 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
7 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 5 (17.86%) Matrix Management
8 4 (14.29%) Selenium
8 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) SAP
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
9 3 (10.71%) Change Control
9 3 (10.71%) HTML5
9 3 (10.71%) 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 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
1 3 (10.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Web Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Matrix Management
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Test Management
5 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Capita
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft