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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 177 147 158
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 75 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 1.26% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.52% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 55 50
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -17.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,082 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -4.26%
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
5849 4480 4563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.23% 83.13% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4526 3489 3752
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 £26,500 £25,500
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 1 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 1 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
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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 -47 50 £48,750 +43.38% 8
North Yorkshire +5 22 £36,250 +28.31% 1
South Yorkshire -14 3 £20,000 -52.94% 1
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (52.48%) SOAP
2 68 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (43.97%) Software Testing
4 57 (40.43%) Selenium
5 49 (34.75%) QA
5 49 (34.75%) SQL
6 44 (31.21%) Test Automation
7 43 (30.50%) Cucumber
8 41 (29.08%) HP Quality Center
8 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
9 39 (27.66%) Agile Testing
10 37 (26.24%) HP
11 36 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (24.82%) Web Services
13 34 (24.11%) XML
13 34 (24.11%) XSD
13 34 (24.11%) WSDL
14 33 (23.40%) ISEB
15 32 (22.70%) QuickTest Pro
16 31 (21.99%) Test Strategy
17 30 (21.28%) FitNesse
17 30 (21.28%) E-Commerce
17 30 (21.28%) .NET
17 30 (21.28%) Finance
18 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
18 29 (20.57%) SpecFlow
19 18 (12.77%) TDD
20 17 (12.06%) User Stories
21 16 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
22 15 (10.64%) Test Scripting

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (40.43%) Selenium
2 43 (30.50%) Cucumber
3 36 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (22.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 30 (21.28%) FitNesse
6 29 (20.57%) SpecFlow
7 10 (7.09%) Behat
8 5 (3.55%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.55%) JIRA
9 4 (2.84%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.42%) Redmine
10 2 (1.42%) eggPlant
10 2 (1.42%) TestDirector
10 2 (1.42%) JMeter
11 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.71%) Firebug
11 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Marketing
3 4 (2.84%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (53.90%) Analyst
1 76 (53.90%) Test Analyst
2 50 (35.46%) Agile Test Analyst
3 18 (12.77%) Test Manager
4 17 (12.06%) Team Leader
5 16 (11.35%) Test Team Leader
6 15 (10.64%) Test Engineer
7 14 (9.93%) Tester
8 8 (5.67%) Software Tester
8 8 (5.67%) QA Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Lead Tester
9 5 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Junior
10 4 (2.84%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (2.84%) Principal Engineer
11 3 (2.13%) Test Leader
11 3 (2.13%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (52.48%) SOAP
2 35 (24.82%) Web Services
3 34 (24.11%) XML
3 34 (24.11%) XSD
3 34 (24.11%) WSDL
4 30 (21.28%) .NET
5 1 (0.71%) CSS
5 1 (0.71%) HTML
5 1 (0.71%) Dojo
5 1 (0.71%) jQuery
5 1 (0.71%) REST
5 1 (0.71%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) UNIX
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (43.97%) Software Testing
3 44 (31.21%) Test Automation
4 39 (27.66%) Agile Testing
5 31 (21.99%) Test Strategy
6 30 (21.28%) E-Commerce
7 18 (12.77%) TDD
8 17 (12.06%) User Stories
9 16 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (10.64%) Business Analysis
10 15 (10.64%) Test Scripting
11 14 (9.93%) Usability Testing
12 13 (9.22%) BDD
12 13 (9.22%) Automated Testing
13 11 (7.80%) Scrum
13 11 (7.80%) Service Delivery
13 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (7.80%) Automation Testing
14 9 (6.38%) Regression Testing
14 9 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.75%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) Java
3 11 (7.80%) C#
4 10 (7.09%) C++
4 10 (7.09%) PHP
4 10 (7.09%) Ruby
5 8 (5.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.13%) VBScript
7 2 (1.42%) Python
8 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (23.40%) ISEB
2 13 (9.22%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.55%) Degree
3 5 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (34.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (29.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
2 37 (26.24%) HP
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle
4 3 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.71%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago