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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 176 140 121
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 36 53 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.25% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.49% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 33
Average salary £38,189 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £54,800 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
4417 3551 3019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.82% 84.05% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3434 2834 2522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -31 34 £39,000 +14.70% 5
Wetherby - 1 £30,500 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (48.31%) SOAP
3 39 (43.82%) Software Testing
4 37 (41.57%) Agile Testing
5 34 (38.20%) Test Strategy
6 31 (34.83%) Finance
7 30 (33.71%) E-Commerce
8 26 (29.21%) ISTQB
9 25 (28.09%) SQL
9 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
10 24 (26.97%) ISEB
11 21 (23.60%) Test Automation
12 18 (20.22%) Selenium
13 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
13 17 (19.10%) Test Planning
14 16 (17.98%) .NET
14 16 (17.98%) Test Scripting
15 14 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (14.61%) Cucumber
16 13 (14.61%) Regression Testing
17 12 (13.48%) Project Management
17 12 (13.48%) HP Quality Center
18 11 (12.36%) QA
18 11 (12.36%) Service Delivery
18 11 (12.36%) UNIX
18 11 (12.36%) Line Management
19 10 (11.24%) XML
19 10 (11.24%) QuickTest Pro
20 9 (10.11%) HP
20 9 (10.11%) SQL Server

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Selenium
2 14 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (14.61%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.24%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (8.99%) FitNesse
5 8 (8.99%) SpecFlow
6 5 (5.62%) Behat
6 5 (5.62%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.25%) JIRA
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.12%) WATIR
8 1 (1.12%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.12%) JMeter
8 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.12%) WatiN
General
1 31 (34.83%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Games
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (47.19%) Analyst
1 42 (47.19%) Test Analyst
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Test Analyst
3 21 (23.60%) Test Manager
4 11 (12.36%) Test Leader
5 10 (11.24%) Tester
6 8 (8.99%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Lead Tester
9 4 (4.49%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Systems Tester
11 2 (2.25%) Applications Specialist
12 1 (1.12%) Services Delivery Manager
12 1 (1.12%) Service Manager
12 1 (1.12%) Software Tester
12 1 (1.12%) Junior
12 1 (1.12%) Developer
12 1 (1.12%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.12%) Junior Test Analyst
12 1 (1.12%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) SOAP
2 16 (17.98%) .NET
3 10 (11.24%) XML
4 9 (10.11%) Web Services
5 8 (8.99%) XSD
5 8 (8.99%) WSDL
6 2 (2.25%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) HTML
7 1 (1.12%) Dojo
7 1 (1.12%) jQuery
7 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) UNIX
2 4 (4.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.82%) Software Testing
3 37 (41.57%) Agile Testing
4 34 (38.20%) Test Strategy
5 30 (33.71%) E-Commerce
6 21 (23.60%) Test Automation
7 17 (19.10%) Test Planning
8 16 (17.98%) Test Scripting
9 13 (14.61%) Regression Testing
10 12 (13.48%) Project Management
11 11 (12.36%) Service Delivery
11 11 (12.36%) Line Management
12 9 (10.11%) User Stories
12 9 (10.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.99%) Integration Testing
13 8 (8.99%) DSDM
14 7 (7.87%) Automation Testing
14 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
15 6 (6.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) PHP
2 6 (6.74%) C#
2 6 (6.74%) Java
2 6 (6.74%) Ruby
3 5 (5.62%) C++
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
5 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (29.21%) ISTQB
2 24 (26.97%) ISEB
3 9 (10.11%) Degree
3 9 (10.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (7.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) HP
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Compuware
4 1 (1.12%) Citrix
4 1 (1.12%) Empirix
4 1 (1.12%) VMware
4 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago