The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 156 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 53 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.84% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 2.20% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 54 46
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4118 3044 2978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.51% 83.60% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 2360 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -44 45 £46,750 +37.50% 4
Halifax - 1 £25,000 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 64 (57.66%) SOAP
2 56 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.54%) Software Testing
4 44 (39.64%) Selenium
5 41 (36.94%) Test Automation
6 40 (36.04%) Agile Testing
7 36 (32.43%) SQL
8 32 (28.83%) .NET
8 32 (28.83%) E-Commerce
9 31 (27.93%) QA
10 30 (27.03%) Cucumber
10 30 (27.03%) Finance
11 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 25 (22.52%) HP Quality Center
13 23 (20.72%) Web Services
14 22 (19.82%) XML
14 22 (19.82%) XSD
14 22 (19.82%) HP
14 22 (19.82%) WSDL
14 22 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (19.82%) Test Strategy
15 18 (16.22%) User Stories
16 17 (15.32%) TDD
17 16 (14.41%) Automated Testing
17 16 (14.41%) SpecFlow
17 16 (14.41%) FitNesse
18 15 (13.51%) Usability Testing
18 15 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
19 14 (12.61%) Java

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (39.64%) Selenium
2 30 (27.03%) Cucumber
3 22 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (14.41%) SpecFlow
4 16 (14.41%) FitNesse
5 15 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (9.01%) Behat
7 6 (5.41%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.60%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.90%) JIRA
9 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (27.03%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (51.35%) Analyst
1 57 (51.35%) Test Analyst
2 50 (45.05%) Agile Test Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Test Engineer
4 16 (14.41%) Test Manager
5 14 (12.61%) Tester
6 9 (8.11%) Software Tester
7 8 (7.21%) Test Team Leader
7 8 (7.21%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) QA Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Lead Tester
10 4 (3.60%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Software Team Leader
11 3 (2.70%) Technical Tester
11 3 (2.70%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (2.70%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (57.66%) SOAP
2 32 (28.83%) .NET
3 23 (20.72%) Web Services
4 22 (19.82%) XML
4 22 (19.82%) XSD
4 22 (19.82%) WSDL
5 1 (0.90%) jQuery
5 1 (0.90%) Dojo
5 1 (0.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) UNIX
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (40.54%) Software Testing
3 41 (36.94%) Test Automation
4 40 (36.04%) Agile Testing
5 32 (28.83%) E-Commerce
6 22 (19.82%) Test Strategy
7 18 (16.22%) User Stories
8 17 (15.32%) TDD
9 16 (14.41%) Automated Testing
10 15 (13.51%) Usability Testing
10 15 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (11.71%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.91%) Test Scripting
12 11 (9.91%) Automation Testing
12 11 (9.91%) Scrum
12 11 (9.91%) Service Delivery
13 10 (9.01%) BDD
14 9 (8.11%) Project Management
15 7 (6.31%) DSDM
15 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) SQL
2 14 (12.61%) Java
3 11 (9.91%) C#
4 10 (9.01%) C++
4 10 (9.01%) PHP
4 10 (9.01%) Ruby
5 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) ISTQB
2 8 (7.21%) ISEB
3 5 (4.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (3.60%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (27.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (22.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.82%) HP
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (0.90%) Citrix
4 1 (0.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago