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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 153 125 109
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 34 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.94% 0.75% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.78% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 23
Average salary £43,750 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,774 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3535 2427 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.33% 95.44% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2811 1881 1820
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 July 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 26 (46.43%) Selenium
2 22 (39.29%) ISEB
3 19 (33.93%) ISTQB
4 17 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 15 (26.79%) Cucumber
6 15 (26.79%) BDD
7 14 (25.00%) TDD
8 13 (23.21%) Finance
8 13 (23.21%) Test Management
9 12 (21.43%) SoapUI
9 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (21.43%) Scrum
10 11 (19.64%) Java
10 11 (19.64%) QA
11 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (17.86%) System Testing
11 10 (17.86%) JUnit
11 10 (17.86%) Information Management
12 9 (16.07%) Subversion
12 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
12 9 (16.07%) Capybara
12 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
13 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
13 7 (12.50%) Degree
13 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
13 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
13 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
13 7 (12.50%) Web Services
14 6 (10.71%) SOAP

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Development Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Selenium
2 15 (26.79%) Cucumber
3 12 (21.43%) SoapUI
4 10 (17.86%) JUnit
5 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
5 9 (16.07%) Capybara
5 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
5 9 (16.07%) Subversion
6 6 (10.71%) JBehave
6 6 (10.71%) JMeter
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Publishing
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 15 (26.79%) BDD
4 14 (25.00%) TDD
5 13 (23.21%) Test Management
6 12 (21.43%) Scrum
6 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.86%) Information Management
7 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (17.86%) System Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.71%) Agile Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) ISEB
2 19 (33.93%) ISTQB
3 7 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Sage
2 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
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