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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 209 167 179
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 56 73 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.18% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.42% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 44
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
6150 5159 4936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.77% 83.70% 79.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4984 3973 4112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 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 December 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
North Yorkshire +25 26 £37,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -50 26 £34,000 - 5
South Yorkshire -21 4 £37,500 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 104 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (47.10%) ISEB
3 59 (42.75%) Microsoft
4 53 (38.41%) Test Strategy
5 52 (37.68%) SQL
6 51 (36.96%) Software Testing
7 49 (35.51%) QA
7 49 (35.51%) SOAP
7 49 (35.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (34.78%) Selenium
8 48 (34.78%) Test Planning
9 47 (34.06%) QuickTest Pro
10 46 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
11 44 (31.88%) HP
12 38 (27.54%) MS Excel
12 38 (27.54%) Test Automation
13 34 (24.64%) ISTQB
14 33 (23.91%) Finance
15 32 (23.19%) Line Management
16 30 (21.74%) Agile Testing
17 27 (19.57%) Business Analysis
18 26 (18.84%) JIRA
19 25 (18.12%) FitNesse
19 25 (18.12%) Test Scripting
20 24 (17.39%) Mentoring
20 24 (17.39%) SQL Server
20 24 (17.39%) Cucumber
21 23 (16.67%) XML
21 23 (16.67%) E-Commerce
22 21 (15.22%) XSD

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.72%) IIS
2 1 (0.72%) Apache
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 49 (35.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (34.78%) Selenium
3 47 (34.06%) QuickTest Pro
4 26 (18.84%) JIRA
5 25 (18.12%) FitNesse
6 24 (17.39%) Cucumber
7 21 (15.22%) SpecFlow
8 19 (13.77%) JMeter
9 18 (13.04%) eggPlant
10 5 (3.62%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.90%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.45%) Bugzilla
13 2 (1.45%) Firebug
13 2 (1.45%) Redmine
14 1 (0.72%) Behat
14 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (0.72%) WATIR
14 1 (0.72%) WatiN
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Marketing
3 4 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (50.72%) Analyst
1 70 (50.72%) Test Analyst
2 31 (22.46%) Agile Test Analyst
3 22 (15.94%) Team Leader
4 20 (14.49%) Test Team Leader
4 20 (14.49%) Test Manager
5 18 (13.04%) Performance Analyst
5 18 (13.04%) Performance Test Analyst
6 16 (11.59%) Tester
7 11 (7.97%) Test Leader
8 8 (5.80%) QA Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) Systems Tester
10 5 (3.62%) Lead Tester
11 3 (2.17%) Senior Tester
11 3 (2.17%) QA Engineer
11 3 (2.17%) Junior
12 2 (1.45%) Applications Specialist
12 2 (1.45%) Test Engineer
13 1 (0.72%) Senior Test Analyst
13 1 (0.72%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (35.51%) SOAP
2 23 (16.67%) XML
3 21 (15.22%) XSD
3 21 (15.22%) WSDL
3 21 (15.22%) Web Services
4 16 (11.59%) .NET
5 4 (2.90%) CSS
5 4 (2.90%) HTML
6 2 (1.45%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.45%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.07%) UNIX
2 4 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (38.41%) Test Strategy
3 51 (36.96%) Software Testing
4 48 (34.78%) Test Planning
5 38 (27.54%) Test Automation
6 32 (23.19%) Line Management
7 30 (21.74%) Agile Testing
8 27 (19.57%) Business Analysis
9 25 (18.12%) Test Scripting
10 24 (17.39%) Mentoring
11 23 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 19 (13.77%) Usability Testing
12 19 (13.77%) Performance Testing
13 18 (13.04%) TDD
14 15 (10.87%) Regression Testing
15 12 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (7.97%) Project Management
17 10 (7.25%) Integration Testing
18 9 (6.52%) System Testing
18 9 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.68%) SQL
2 3 (2.17%) Python
3 2 (1.45%) Ruby
3 2 (1.45%) PHP
3 2 (1.45%) C#
3 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.72%) Perl
4 1 (0.72%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) Java
4 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (47.10%) ISEB
2 34 (24.64%) ISTQB
3 13 (9.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (6.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (6.52%) Degree
5 5 (3.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (35.51%) QA
2 7 (5.07%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 44 (31.88%) HP
3 7 (5.07%) Oracle
4 3 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.72%) Citrix
5 1 (0.72%) Empirix
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Compuware
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