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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 180 139 165
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +26
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 74 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 1.49% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.80% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 49
Average salary £38,750 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
5767 4490 4575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.15% 82.76% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4476 3515 3765
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 -46 53 £47,500 +39.70% 7
North Yorkshire +2 19 £36,250 +51.04% 2
South Yorkshire -15 2 £30,500 -28.23% 2
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 80 (55.17%) SOAP
2 69 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (42.07%) Software Testing
4 59 (40.69%) Selenium
5 51 (35.17%) SQL
6 48 (33.10%) QA
7 45 (31.03%) Test Automation
8 43 (29.66%) Agile Testing
9 42 (28.97%) Cucumber
10 40 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
10 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
11 36 (24.83%) HP
12 35 (24.14%) E-Commerce
12 35 (24.14%) Web Services
12 35 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (23.45%) XML
13 34 (23.45%) XSD
13 34 (23.45%) WSDL
14 32 (22.07%) ISEB
14 32 (22.07%) .NET
14 32 (22.07%) Finance
15 30 (20.69%) Test Strategy
16 29 (20.00%) FitNesse
16 29 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
17 28 (19.31%) SpecFlow
18 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
19 21 (14.48%) Automated Testing
20 18 (12.41%) TDD
20 18 (12.41%) User Stories
21 16 (11.03%) Usability Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (40.69%) Selenium
2 42 (28.97%) Cucumber
3 35 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 29 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 28 (19.31%) SpecFlow
6 10 (6.90%) Behat
7 7 (4.83%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.76%) JIRA
9 2 (1.38%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.69%) Firebug
10 1 (0.69%) JMeter
10 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.69%) Redmine
10 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.69%) eggPlant
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Marketing
3 4 (2.76%) Games
3 4 (2.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (50.34%) Analyst
1 73 (50.34%) Test Analyst
2 50 (34.48%) Agile Test Analyst
3 21 (14.48%) Test Manager
3 21 (14.48%) Test Engineer
4 17 (11.72%) Team Leader
5 16 (11.03%) Test Team Leader
6 15 (10.34%) Tester
7 10 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Software Tester
9 7 (4.83%) QA Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Lead Tester
11 4 (2.76%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (2.76%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (2.76%) Test Leader
11 4 (2.76%) Junior
12 3 (2.07%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (55.17%) SOAP
2 35 (24.14%) Web Services
3 34 (23.45%) XML
3 34 (23.45%) XSD
3 34 (23.45%) WSDL
4 32 (22.07%) .NET
5 1 (0.69%) CSS
5 1 (0.69%) HTML
5 1 (0.69%) Dojo
5 1 (0.69%) jQuery
5 1 (0.69%) REST
5 1 (0.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.21%) UNIX
2 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (42.07%) Software Testing
3 45 (31.03%) Test Automation
4 43 (29.66%) Agile Testing
5 35 (24.14%) E-Commerce
6 30 (20.69%) Test Strategy
7 21 (14.48%) Automated Testing
8 18 (12.41%) TDD
8 18 (12.41%) User Stories
9 16 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (11.03%) Usability Testing
10 15 (10.34%) Test Scripting
11 14 (9.66%) Business Analysis
12 13 (8.97%) BDD
13 12 (8.28%) Automation Testing
14 11 (7.59%) Scrum
14 11 (7.59%) Service Delivery
15 10 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (6.21%) Regression Testing
16 9 (6.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.17%) SQL
2 14 (9.66%) Java
3 11 (7.59%) C#
4 10 (6.90%) C++
4 10 (6.90%) PHP
4 10 (6.90%) Ruby
5 8 (5.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.07%) VBScript
7 1 (0.69%) VB
7 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (22.07%) ISEB
2 12 (8.28%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (33.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 36 (24.83%) HP
3 6 (4.14%) Oracle
4 2 (1.38%) VMware
5 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.69%) Citrix
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Posted: 6 days ago
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