The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role 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 Manager in their job title 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 Manager
Rank 165 156 106
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 44 18 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 0.49% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.52% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 39
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,600 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,221 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4823 3434 3604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.63% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3793 2695 2997
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Manager
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 Manager 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 -15 20 £44,000 +1.14% 1
Bradford -2 2 £42,500 -8.60%
Huddersfield -3 1 £35,000 -
Halifax -13 1 £35,000 -24.73%
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
Test Manager
Yorkshire

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 45 (48.91%) Test Strategy
2 39 (42.39%) Finance
3 38 (41.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (33.70%) ISEB
5 23 (25.00%) Selenium
5 23 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 22 (23.91%) QA
7 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.74%) ISTQB
8 17 (18.48%) Cucumber
8 17 (18.48%) BDD
8 17 (18.48%) TDD
9 16 (17.39%) Test Management
9 16 (17.39%) Scrum
10 13 (14.13%) Java
10 13 (14.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (13.04%) Test Scripting
11 12 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 12 (13.04%) Information Management
11 12 (13.04%) JUnit
12 11 (11.96%) Project Management
13 9 (9.78%) Web Services
13 9 (9.78%) Subversion
13 9 (9.78%) SoapUI
13 9 (9.78%) System Testing
13 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
13 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.78%) Capybara
13 9 (9.78%) Jenkins

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) VLAN
1 1 (1.09%) LAN
1 1 (1.09%) WAN
1 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (25.00%) Selenium
2 17 (18.48%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.04%) JUnit
4 9 (9.78%) Subversion
4 9 (9.78%) SoapUI
4 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.78%) Capybara
4 9 (9.78%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.70%) JBehave
5 8 (8.70%) JMeter
General
1 39 (42.39%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.26%) NHS
2 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) UNIX
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Test Strategy
2 38 (41.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (18.48%) BDD
5 17 (18.48%) TDD
6 16 (17.39%) Test Management
6 16 (17.39%) Scrum
7 13 (14.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 12 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 12 (13.04%) Information Management
9 11 (11.96%) Project Management
10 9 (9.78%) System Testing
10 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
11 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
11 8 (8.70%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
13 6 (6.52%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) Java
2 8 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) Tcl
3 1 (1.09%) Python
3 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) ISEB
2 20 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.35%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.17%) Sage
2 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.09%) VMware
2 1 (1.09%) Citrix
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle
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