The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 165 144 88
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 19 8 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 0.31% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.32% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 37
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,688 £38,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,053 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3578 2481 2676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.60% 95.50% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 1912 2190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (40.74%) ISEB
1 22 (40.74%) Selenium
2 19 (35.19%) ISTQB
3 18 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
4 17 (31.48%) BDD
4 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (31.48%) TDD
5 16 (29.63%) Scrum
6 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (25.93%) QA
7 14 (25.93%) Finance
8 13 (24.07%) Java
9 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (22.22%) JUnit
9 12 (22.22%) Information Management
10 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
11 9 (16.67%) System Testing
11 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 9 (16.67%) Capybara
11 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 9 (16.67%) Subversion
11 9 (16.67%) Web Services
12 8 (14.81%) JMeter
12 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
12 8 (14.81%) JBehave
12 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (9.26%) Test Management
13 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
13 5 (9.26%) Automation Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Selenium
2 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
3 12 (22.22%) JUnit
4 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.67%) Capybara
4 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.67%) Subversion
5 8 (14.81%) JMeter
5 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
5 8 (14.81%) JBehave
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 17 (31.48%) BDD
2 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (31.48%) TDD
3 16 (29.63%) Scrum
4 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (22.22%) Information Management
6 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
7 9 (16.67%) System Testing
8 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Test Management
9 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Automation Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
10 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Functional Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
12 2 (3.70%) Project Management
12 2 (3.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) ISEB
2 19 (35.19%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Sage
2 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.85%) VMware
2 1 (1.85%) Citrix
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
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