The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 151 148 128
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 58 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.19% 0.65% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.69% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 29
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,275 £37,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4725 3326 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.02% 94.03% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3769 2593 2635
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Test Manager
Yorkshire

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 11 July 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 11 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 -28 34 £43,750 +4.16% 5
Bradford +3 3 £50,000 -
Huddersfield -5 1 £35,000 -
Halifax -12 1 £35,000 -27.83%
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
Test Manager
Yorkshire

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 41 (45.05%) Test Strategy
2 35 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (37.36%) Finance
4 32 (35.16%) ISEB
5 26 (28.57%) Selenium
6 24 (26.37%) Test Management
7 23 (25.27%) QA
8 22 (24.18%) Performance Testing
9 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (20.88%) ISTQB
10 18 (19.78%) Software Testing
11 15 (16.48%) Cucumber
11 15 (16.48%) BDD
12 14 (15.38%) TDD
13 13 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (14.29%) Waterfall
14 12 (13.19%) SoapUI
14 12 (13.19%) Scrum
15 11 (12.09%) Java
15 11 (12.09%) Integration Testing
16 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (10.99%) Information Management
16 10 (10.99%) JUnit
16 10 (10.99%) System Testing
17 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
17 9 (9.89%) Capybara
17 9 (9.89%) Jenkins
17 9 (9.89%) Project Management
17 9 (9.89%) Subversion
18 8 (8.79%) Degree

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) LAN
1 1 (1.10%) WAN
1 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Selenium
2 15 (16.48%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.19%) SoapUI
4 10 (10.99%) JUnit
5 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
5 9 (9.89%) Capybara
5 9 (9.89%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.89%) Subversion
6 6 (6.59%) JBehave
6 6 (6.59%) JMeter
General
1 34 (37.36%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) Web Services
2 6 (6.59%) SOAP
3 2 (2.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Client/Server
1 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) UNIX
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Test Strategy
2 35 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (26.37%) Test Management
4 22 (24.18%) Performance Testing
5 19 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.78%) Software Testing
7 15 (16.48%) BDD
8 14 (15.38%) TDD
9 13 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 12 (13.19%) Scrum
11 11 (12.09%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.99%) System Testing
12 10 (10.99%) Information Management
13 9 (9.89%) Project Management
14 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
14 8 (8.79%) Test Automation
15 7 (7.69%) Automated Testing
16 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) Java
2 6 (6.59%) SQL
3 1 (1.10%) Python
3 1 (1.10%) Tcl
3 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (35.16%) ISEB
2 19 (20.88%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.20%) Sage
2 1 (1.10%) Cognizant
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45K + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45707 - £56504 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago