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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 181 182 174
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 76 49 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.88% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.03% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 31
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £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
6245 4757 4759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.22% 85.85% 80.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4904 3778 3893
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 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -34 42 £40,000 +14.28% 6
North Yorkshire - 29 £37,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -18 5 £37,500 -18.91% 2
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 114 (78.62%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (44.14%) SOAP
3 63 (43.45%) Software Testing
4 55 (37.93%) Selenium
5 51 (35.17%) Microsoft
6 48 (33.10%) QA
6 48 (33.10%) Test Planning
7 46 (31.72%) ISEB
8 43 (29.66%) HP Quality Center
9 42 (28.97%) Test Strategy
10 41 (28.28%) Cucumber
10 41 (28.28%) SQL
11 40 (27.59%) Test Automation
12 39 (26.90%) QuickTest Pro
12 39 (26.90%) HP
12 39 (26.90%) Agile Testing
13 37 (25.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 32 (22.07%) E-Commerce
15 30 (20.69%) Finance
16 29 (20.00%) XML
16 29 (20.00%) FitNesse
17 28 (19.31%) Web Services
18 27 (18.62%) SQL Server
18 27 (18.62%) XSD
18 27 (18.62%) WSDL
18 27 (18.62%) SpecFlow
19 24 (16.55%) Line Management
20 23 (15.86%) MS Excel
20 23 (15.86%) ISTQB
21 20 (13.79%) TDD

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (1.38%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (15.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 55 (37.93%) Selenium
2 41 (28.28%) Cucumber
3 39 (26.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 37 (25.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (20.00%) FitNesse
6 27 (18.62%) SpecFlow
7 14 (9.66%) JIRA
8 10 (6.90%) JMeter
8 10 (6.90%) eggPlant
9 9 (6.21%) Behat
10 5 (3.45%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.07%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.38%) Redmine
12 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (20.69%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Marketing
3 2 (1.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (50.34%) Analyst
1 73 (50.34%) Test Analyst
2 43 (29.66%) Agile Test Analyst
3 22 (15.17%) Test Manager
4 21 (14.48%) Team Leader
5 19 (13.10%) Test Team Leader
6 11 (7.59%) Test Leader
6 11 (7.59%) Test Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Performance Test Analyst
7 10 (6.90%) Performance Analyst
8 8 (5.52%) Tester
8 8 (5.52%) QA Analyst
9 5 (3.45%) Lead Tester
10 4 (2.76%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (2.76%) Software Team Leader
11 3 (2.07%) Senior Tester
11 3 (2.07%) Junior
12 2 (1.38%) Applications Specialist
12 2 (1.38%) QA Engineer
13 1 (0.69%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (44.14%) SOAP
2 29 (20.00%) XML
3 28 (19.31%) Web Services
4 27 (18.62%) XSD
4 27 (18.62%) WSDL
5 20 (13.79%) .NET
6 2 (1.38%) HTML
6 2 (1.38%) CSS
7 1 (0.69%) jQuery
7 1 (0.69%) Dojo
7 1 (0.69%) REST
7 1 (0.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.45%) User Experience
3 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.90%) UNIX
2 3 (2.07%) Windows
3 1 (0.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (78.62%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (43.45%) Software Testing
3 48 (33.10%) Test Planning
4 42 (28.97%) Test Strategy
5 40 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 39 (26.90%) Agile Testing
7 32 (22.07%) E-Commerce
8 24 (16.55%) Line Management
9 20 (13.79%) TDD
10 19 (13.10%) Mentoring
11 18 (12.41%) Business Analysis
11 18 (12.41%) Test Scripting
11 18 (12.41%) Regression Testing
12 13 (8.97%) Usability Testing
13 12 (8.28%) BDD
13 12 (8.28%) User Stories
14 11 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (7.59%) Service Delivery
14 11 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.28%) SQL
2 10 (6.90%) C#
2 10 (6.90%) Java
3 9 (6.21%) Ruby
3 9 (6.21%) C++
3 9 (6.21%) PHP
4 6 (4.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.38%) Python
6 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (31.72%) ISEB
2 23 (15.86%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.21%) Degree
4 8 (5.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (33.10%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (29.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (35.17%) Microsoft
2 39 (26.90%) HP
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle
4 3 (2.07%) VMware
5 1 (0.69%) Citrix
5 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
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