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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 155 138 160
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 21 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 1.04% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.06% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 22
Median salary £45,875 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £43,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
3091 3395 3679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.75% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2496 2698 2969
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 3 May 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 18 (40.00%) ISEB
2 17 (37.78%) Test Strategy
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) Finance
4 13 (28.89%) Test Management
5 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 10 (22.22%) QA
6 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (15.56%) Test Planning
8 7 (15.56%) Line Management
8 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
8 7 (15.56%) Performance Management
8 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
9 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.33%) People Management
10 5 (11.11%) SDLC
10 5 (11.11%) Coaching
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.89%) MSTest
11 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.89%) MySQL
11 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.89%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management

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 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MSTest
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) SilkTest
3 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) SOAP
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (37.78%) Test Strategy
2 13 (28.89%) Test Management
3 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (15.56%) Line Management
5 7 (15.56%) Performance Management
5 7 (15.56%) Test Planning
5 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
6 6 (13.33%) People Management
6 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.11%) Coaching
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.11%) SDLC
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) ISEB
2 9 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.89%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) HP
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle
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