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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 150 181 193
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 21 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.64% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 20
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
3419 4069 4421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.05% 97.27% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2965 3440 3637
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +26 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Test Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) ISEB
2 20 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.09%) Web Testing
6 14 (31.82%) Finance
6 14 (31.82%) Functional Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Test Management
8 10 (22.73%) Project Management
8 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 10 (22.73%) Process Improvement
8 10 (22.73%) SDLC
9 9 (20.45%) Automation Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Oracle
9 9 (20.45%) QA
10 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (18.18%) ERP
10 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
11 7 (15.91%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (15.91%) Selenium
12 6 (13.64%) .NET
12 6 (13.64%) TDD
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (13.64%) Software Delivery
13 5 (11.36%) Coaching
13 5 (11.36%) Performance Management

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 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.82%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.55%) Ranorex
3 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) Testopia
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.09%) Web Testing
6 14 (31.82%) Functional Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Test Management
8 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 10 (22.73%) Process Improvement
8 10 (22.73%) Project Management
8 10 (22.73%) SDLC
9 9 (20.45%) Automation Testing
10 8 (18.18%) ERP
10 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
12 6 (13.64%) Software Delivery
12 6 (13.64%) TDD
13 5 (11.36%) Coaching
13 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C#
1 2 (4.55%) Java
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) ISEB
2 16 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Citrix
2 3 (6.82%) HP
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Capita
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago