The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 89 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.42% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.74% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
814 673 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.24% 86.28% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 703 516 668
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Management
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -17 4 £37,500 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
4 3 (37.50%) Web Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) Redmine
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Web Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware