The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 67 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.34% 0.71% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.78% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £63,000 £45,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.64%
Test Management
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 644 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 85.04% 91.09% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 416 550 484
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Test Management
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Sheffield region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Sheffield

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 11 (84.62%) Finance
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Load Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Performance Testing
3 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (69.23%) Test Planning
4 8 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) Solvency II
6 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (15.38%) SAS
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Basel II
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Load Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Performance Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Test Planning
4 8 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
6 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) UML
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Basel II
1 2 (15.38%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter