The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 41 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.20% 1.47% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 1.67% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Test Management
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
302 478 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 80.53% 88.03% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 255 260 214
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in York

Test Management
Salary Trend in York

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

Test Management Salary Trend in York

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 30 (100.00%) Selenium
2 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (83.33%) Performance Testing
4 23 (76.67%) JIRA
4 23 (76.67%) QA
5 18 (60.00%) Business Analysis
5 18 (60.00%) TDD
5 18 (60.00%) Management Information System
5 18 (60.00%) JMeter
5 18 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (60.00%) HP
5 18 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 18 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (60.00%) Test Strategy
5 18 (60.00%) eggPlant
5 18 (60.00%) Test Planning
5 18 (60.00%) Usability Testing
6 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 12 (40.00%) Firebug
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
7 11 (36.67%) Security Testing
8 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) Selenium
2 23 (76.67%) JIRA
3 18 (60.00%) eggPlant
3 18 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (60.00%) JMeter
4 12 (40.00%) Firebug
5 5 (16.67%) Bugzilla
6 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Analyst
1 30 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Performance Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) Performance Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 18 (60.00%) TDD
3 18 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 18 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 18 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 18 (60.00%) Usability Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Security Testing
6 8 (26.67%) MVC
6 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (60.00%) HP