The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 174 171 169
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 82 51 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 0.96% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.12% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 43
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,550 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6086 4551 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.25% 85.30% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 3578 3838
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,495
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
West Yorkshire -30 50 £40,000 +14.28% 7
North Yorkshire +8 28 £35,000 -4.76% 2
South Yorkshire -9 4 £30,500 -34.05%
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 112 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (44.90%) SOAP
3 62 (42.18%) Software Testing
4 57 (38.78%) Selenium
5 50 (34.01%) QA
5 50 (34.01%) Test Planning
6 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 48 (32.65%) SQL
8 43 (29.25%) ISEB
9 42 (28.57%) Cucumber
9 42 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 41 (27.89%) HP Quality Center
11 39 (26.53%) Test Strategy
12 38 (25.85%) HP
13 37 (25.17%) Finance
14 36 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 35 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
15 35 (23.81%) Agile Testing
16 32 (21.77%) Web Services
16 32 (21.77%) XML
17 31 (21.09%) XSD
17 31 (21.09%) WSDL
18 30 (20.41%) FitNesse
19 28 (19.05%) SpecFlow
19 28 (19.05%) SQL Server
20 27 (18.37%) E-Commerce
21 26 (17.69%) .NET
22 24 (16.33%) ISTQB
23 22 (14.97%) Line Management
24 21 (14.29%) Test Scripting

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.68%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 57 (38.78%) Selenium
2 42 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 36 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 30 (20.41%) FitNesse
6 28 (19.05%) SpecFlow
7 10 (6.80%) Behat
8 9 (6.12%) JIRA
9 5 (3.40%) JMeter
9 5 (3.40%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.40%) eggPlant
10 4 (2.72%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.36%) Redmine
12 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.68%) Firebug
12 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (25.17%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Marketing
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (48.30%) Analyst
1 71 (48.30%) Test Analyst
2 43 (29.25%) Agile Test Analyst
3 24 (16.33%) Test Manager
4 20 (13.61%) Team Leader
5 18 (12.24%) Test Team Leader
6 14 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 12 (8.16%) Tester
8 10 (6.80%) Test Leader
9 8 (5.44%) QA Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) Performance Test Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) Lead Tester
10 5 (3.40%) Junior
10 5 (3.40%) Software Tester
11 4 (2.72%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (2.72%) Principal Engineer
12 3 (2.04%) Junior Test Analyst
12 3 (2.04%) Junior Analyst
12 3 (2.04%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.90%) SOAP
2 32 (21.77%) Web Services
2 32 (21.77%) XML
3 31 (21.09%) XSD
3 31 (21.09%) WSDL
4 26 (17.69%) .NET
5 2 (1.36%) CSS
5 2 (1.36%) HTML
6 1 (0.68%) Dojo
6 1 (0.68%) jQuery
6 1 (0.68%) REST
6 1 (0.68%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.08%) User Experience
3 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.80%) UNIX
2 2 (1.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (42.18%) Software Testing
3 50 (34.01%) Test Planning
4 42 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 39 (26.53%) Test Strategy
6 35 (23.81%) Agile Testing
7 27 (18.37%) E-Commerce
8 22 (14.97%) Line Management
9 21 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 19 (12.93%) TDD
11 18 (12.24%) Mentoring
12 17 (11.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (10.88%) Regression Testing
13 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
14 14 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (9.52%) User Stories
15 13 (8.84%) BDD
15 13 (8.84%) Usability Testing
16 11 (7.48%) Scrum
16 11 (7.48%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.65%) SQL
2 13 (8.84%) Java
3 11 (7.48%) C#
4 10 (6.80%) C++
4 10 (6.80%) PHP
4 10 (6.80%) Ruby
5 8 (5.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.36%) VBScript
6 2 (1.36%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (29.25%) ISEB
2 24 (16.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.44%) Degree
4 5 (3.40%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (3.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (34.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (27.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (25.85%) HP
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable upon profile
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago