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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 147 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 59 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.81% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.19% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 50
Average salary £46,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4045 2924 2745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.16% 82.86% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3208 2212 2282
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 23 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 23 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 -41 50 £45,000 +39.53% 3
Halifax - 2 £27,500 - 2
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 84 (61.31%) SOAP
2 60 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (40.15%) Selenium
4 48 (35.04%) Software Testing
4 48 (35.04%) Agile Testing
5 45 (32.85%) Test Automation
6 42 (30.66%) E-Commerce
7 41 (29.93%) Automated Testing
8 39 (28.47%) SQL
9 38 (27.74%) QA
10 34 (24.82%) .NET
11 33 (24.09%) Finance
11 33 (24.09%) Cucumber
12 30 (21.90%) HP Quality Center
12 30 (21.90%) Microsoft
13 28 (20.44%) Test Strategy
14 27 (19.71%) Web Services
15 25 (18.25%) XML
15 25 (18.25%) XSD
15 25 (18.25%) HP
15 25 (18.25%) WSDL
15 25 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (15.33%) Usability Testing
16 21 (15.33%) User Stories
17 19 (13.87%) SpecFlow
17 19 (13.87%) FitNesse
18 17 (12.41%) TDD
19 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
20 15 (10.95%) QuickTest Pro
21 14 (10.22%) ISEB

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (3.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.46%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 55 (40.15%) Selenium
2 33 (24.09%) Cucumber
3 25 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (13.87%) FitNesse
4 19 (13.87%) SpecFlow
5 15 (10.95%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (9.49%) SoapUI
7 10 (7.30%) Behat
8 3 (2.19%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.73%) JIRA
10 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (24.09%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Games
3 4 (2.92%) Marketing
4 3 (2.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (38.69%) Analyst
1 53 (38.69%) Test Analyst
2 43 (31.39%) Agile Test Analyst
3 38 (27.74%) Test Engineer
4 28 (20.44%) Software Test Engineer
4 28 (20.44%) Software Engineer
5 25 (18.25%) Test Manager
6 17 (12.41%) Tester
7 9 (6.57%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.57%) Test Team Leader
7 9 (6.57%) Software Tester
8 8 (5.84%) Test Leader
8 8 (5.84%) Lead Tester
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) QA Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (61.31%) SOAP
2 34 (24.82%) .NET
3 27 (19.71%) Web Services
4 25 (18.25%) XML
4 25 (18.25%) XSD
4 25 (18.25%) WSDL
5 1 (0.73%) Ajax
5 1 (0.73%) Dojo
5 1 (0.73%) jQuery
5 1 (0.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) UNIX
2 1 (0.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Android
2 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (35.04%) Software Testing
2 48 (35.04%) Agile Testing
3 45 (32.85%) Test Automation
4 42 (30.66%) E-Commerce
5 41 (29.93%) Automated Testing
6 28 (20.44%) Test Strategy
7 21 (15.33%) User Stories
7 21 (15.33%) Usability Testing
8 17 (12.41%) TDD
9 16 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (8.76%) Scrum
10 12 (8.76%) Business Analysis
10 12 (8.76%) Test Scripting
10 12 (8.76%) BDD
11 11 (8.03%) Service Delivery
11 11 (8.03%) Automation Testing
12 10 (7.30%) Project Management
13 7 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.47%) SQL
2 14 (10.22%) Java
3 11 (8.03%) C#
4 10 (7.30%) C++
4 10 (7.30%) PHP
4 10 (7.30%) Ruby
5 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) VBScript
6 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) ISEB
2 11 (8.03%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (3.65%) Degree
5 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (27.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (21.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.25%) HP
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle
4 1 (0.73%) Citrix
4 1 (0.73%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.73%) VMware
4 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salary range+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago