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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 150 147 164
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 12 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 1.32% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.35% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 25
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £51,106
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
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
2705 3395 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.26% 97.36% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2683 2874
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 £25,000
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 28 July 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) ISEB
3 11 (34.38%) Test Strategy
4 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
5 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
7 7 (21.88%) SDLC
7 7 (21.88%) Test Management
7 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
8 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (15.63%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Selenium
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
10 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
10 4 (12.50%) Matrix Management
11 3 (9.38%) Line Management
11 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 3 (9.38%) .NET
11 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Legal

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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) SilkTest
2 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Test Strategy
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
5 7 (21.88%) Test Management
5 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) ISEB
2 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
3 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Capita
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago