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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 66 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.68% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £44,500 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
692 591 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.52% 82.08% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 589 492 343
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) JIRA
2 12 (70.59%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 8 (47.06%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (47.06%) Test Planning
3 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
5 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
5 5 (29.41%) ISEB
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
7 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
6 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) iPhone
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Test Planning
3 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Content Management
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP