The first table below looks at the demand for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 31 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 151 102 118
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 56 67 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 1.88% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.26% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 48
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4058 2971 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.10% 83.27% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 2249 2348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds -47 48 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Halifax - 1 £25,000 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 77 (61.11%) SOAP
2 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (42.06%) Selenium
4 45 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 44 (34.92%) Test Automation
5 44 (34.92%) Agile Testing
6 39 (30.95%) SQL
7 38 (30.16%) E-Commerce
8 34 (26.98%) QA
9 33 (26.19%) Cucumber
9 33 (26.19%) .NET
10 32 (25.40%) Finance
10 32 (25.40%) Automated Testing
11 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 29 (23.02%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (20.63%) Web Services
14 25 (19.84%) XML
14 25 (19.84%) XSD
14 25 (19.84%) HP
14 25 (19.84%) WSDL
14 25 (19.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (19.84%) Test Strategy
15 21 (16.67%) User Stories
16 20 (15.87%) Usability Testing
17 19 (15.08%) SpecFlow
17 19 (15.08%) FitNesse
18 17 (13.49%) TDD
19 16 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
20 15 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
21 14 (11.11%) Java

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (42.06%) Selenium
2 33 (26.19%) Cucumber
3 25 (19.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (15.08%) SpecFlow
4 19 (15.08%) FitNesse
5 15 (11.90%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (8.73%) SoapUI
7 10 (7.94%) Behat
8 4 (3.17%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.79%) JIRA
9 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (25.40%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Games
3 5 (3.97%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (42.86%) Analyst
1 54 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 45 (35.71%) Agile Test Analyst
3 31 (24.60%) Test Engineer
4 22 (17.46%) Test Manager
5 20 (15.87%) Software Engineer
5 20 (15.87%) Software Test Engineer
6 15 (11.90%) Tester
7 9 (7.14%) Software Tester
8 8 (6.35%) Test Team Leader
8 8 (6.35%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.76%) Test Leader
9 6 (4.76%) Lead Tester
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.97%) QA Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (61.11%) SOAP
2 33 (26.19%) .NET
3 26 (20.63%) Web Services
4 25 (19.84%) XML
4 25 (19.84%) XSD
4 25 (19.84%) WSDL
5 1 (0.79%) jQuery
5 1 (0.79%) Dojo
5 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 44 (34.92%) Test Automation
3 44 (34.92%) Agile Testing
4 38 (30.16%) E-Commerce
5 32 (25.40%) Automated Testing
6 25 (19.84%) Test Strategy
7 21 (16.67%) User Stories
8 20 (15.87%) Usability Testing
9 17 (13.49%) TDD
10 16 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (10.32%) Business Analysis
12 12 (9.52%) BDD
13 11 (8.73%) Test Scripting
13 11 (8.73%) Scrum
13 11 (8.73%) Service Delivery
13 11 (8.73%) Automation Testing
14 9 (7.14%) Project Management
15 7 (5.56%) DSDM
15 7 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) Java
3 11 (8.73%) C#
4 10 (7.94%) PHP
4 10 (7.94%) C++
4 10 (7.94%) Ruby
5 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) ISTQB
1 11 (8.73%) ISEB
2 5 (3.97%) ISEB Practitioner
2 5 (3.97%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (26.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (23.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 25 (19.84%) HP
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.79%) VMware
4 1 (0.79%) Citrix
4 1 (0.79%) Cognizant
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salary range+bonus
Posted: 9 days ago