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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 148 182 167
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 94 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 0.94% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.13% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 50
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,908 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -0.20%
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
5750 5927 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.06% 83.37% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 4697 3503
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +33 72 £47,500 +18.75% 9
North Yorkshire +20 11 £27,500 -3.50%
South Yorkshire +3 11 £41,250 +68.36% 1
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 93 (56.71%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (46.34%) ISEB
3 58 (35.37%) SQL
4 47 (28.66%) ISTQB
5 46 (28.05%) Software Testing
5 46 (28.05%) Selenium
6 42 (25.61%) HP Quality Center
7 41 (25.00%) JIRA
8 40 (24.39%) Finance
8 40 (24.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 40 (24.39%) Test Strategy
9 38 (23.17%) Automated Testing
9 38 (23.17%) QA
10 34 (20.73%) Test Scripting
11 33 (20.12%) Performance Testing
12 32 (19.51%) Test Planning
13 30 (18.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (18.29%) MS Excel
14 26 (15.85%) Mentoring
15 25 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (15.24%) Java
16 24 (14.63%) .NET
16 24 (14.63%) Microsoft
16 24 (14.63%) Test Automation
17 23 (14.02%) HP
18 22 (13.41%) Supplier Management
19 21 (12.80%) Regression Testing
20 20 (12.20%) TDD
21 19 (11.59%) Management Information System
21 19 (11.59%) JavaScript

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 30 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.88%) MS Project
3 7 (4.27%) MS Office
4 3 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Internet
1 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.27%) Oracle Database
1 7 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (1.83%) Big Data
3 2 (1.22%) MySQL
3 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.61%) Impala
Development Applications
1 46 (28.05%) Selenium
2 41 (25.00%) JIRA
3 40 (24.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (9.76%) JMeter
6 14 (8.54%) eggPlant
6 14 (8.54%) LoadRunner
7 12 (7.32%) Firebug
8 10 (6.10%) Cucumber
9 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
10 7 (4.27%) Toad
11 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (3.05%) Behat
11 5 (3.05%) Bugzilla
12 4 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.44%) FitNesse
12 4 (2.44%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.22%) Ant
13 2 (1.22%) Subversion
13 2 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 40 (24.39%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Banking
3 4 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (43.29%) Analyst
1 71 (43.29%) Test Analyst
2 39 (23.78%) Test Manager
3 26 (15.85%) Team Leader
3 26 (15.85%) Test Team Leader
4 15 (9.15%) Tester
5 14 (8.54%) Agile Test Analyst
5 14 (8.54%) Performance Test Analyst
5 14 (8.54%) Performance Analyst
6 10 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (6.10%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (4.88%) Systems Tester
8 6 (3.66%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.05%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.05%) Junior Test Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) QA Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Junior
10 2 (1.22%) Software Engineer
10 2 (1.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.63%) .NET
2 19 (11.59%) SOAP
3 18 (10.98%) HTML
4 12 (7.32%) Web Services
4 12 (7.32%) CSS
5 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (3.66%) XML
7 5 (3.05%) DOM
8 4 (2.44%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.22%) J2EE
9 2 (1.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.83%) Open Source
5 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) IVR
7 1 (0.61%) RIA
7 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.05%) Windows
2 4 (2.44%) Linux
2 4 (2.44%) UNIX
2 4 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (56.71%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.05%) Software Testing
3 40 (24.39%) Test Strategy
4 38 (23.17%) Automated Testing
5 34 (20.73%) Test Scripting
6 33 (20.12%) Performance Testing
7 32 (19.51%) Test Planning
8 30 (18.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (15.85%) Mentoring
10 24 (14.63%) Test Automation
11 22 (13.41%) Supplier Management
12 21 (12.80%) Regression Testing
13 20 (12.20%) TDD
14 18 (10.98%) Business Analysis
15 17 (10.37%) Manual Testing
15 17 (10.37%) Scrum
16 16 (9.76%) Usability Testing
17 15 (9.15%) Project Management
17 15 (9.15%) Non-Functional Testing
18 14 (8.54%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (35.37%) SQL
2 25 (15.24%) Java
3 19 (11.59%) JavaScript
4 17 (10.37%) C#
5 8 (4.88%) C++
5 8 (4.88%) PHP
5 8 (4.88%) Ruby
6 7 (4.27%) VBScript
7 6 (3.66%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) Scala
8 1 (0.61%) C
8 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (46.34%) ISEB
2 47 (28.66%) ISTQB
3 18 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.27%) Degree
5 4 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.22%) CEH
6 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.22%) OSCP
6 2 (1.22%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.17%) QA
2 8 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.22%) SLA
3 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (25.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.22%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.02%) HP
3 8 (4.88%) Oracle
4 6 (3.66%) VMware
5 4 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.22%) Citrix
7 1 (0.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.61%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago