The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 180 140 186
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 25 69 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 1.47% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.50% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 60 33
Median salary £46,414 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.99% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £45,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,175 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.35%
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
4091 4596 4957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.47% 97.79% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3371 3617 4031
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -11 23 £46,207 -7.58% 3
Bingley +10 1 - -
Test Manager
Yorkshire

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 18 (37.50%) Test Strategy
1 18 (37.50%) ISEB
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Test Management
4 12 (25.00%) QA
5 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (18.75%) Line Management
7 7 (14.58%) SDLC
7 7 (14.58%) People Management
7 7 (14.58%) Test Planning
7 7 (14.58%) Resource Management
7 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.58%) Performance Management
7 7 (14.58%) ISTQB
7 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.50%) Coaching
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
9 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (6.25%) Automation Testing
11 3 (6.25%) MSTest
11 3 (6.25%) Selenium

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MSTest
1 3 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) SilkTest
2 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) SOAP
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Test Management
4 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Line Management
6 7 (14.58%) People Management
6 7 (14.58%) Performance Management
6 7 (14.58%) Resource Management
6 7 (14.58%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.58%) Test Planning
6 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.50%) Coaching
7 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) ISEB
2 9 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (14.58%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) HP
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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