The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 190 180 155
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 61 31 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.61% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 35
Average salary £48,750 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,775 £37,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6746 5073 5129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.30% 94.61% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5369 3983 4205
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Yorkshire region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Manager
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 Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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 -3 58 £47,500 +13.09% 6
South Yorkshire -11 3 £53,750 +26.47%
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 44 (44.90%) Test Strategy
2 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (37.76%) Finance
4 33 (33.67%) ISEB
5 28 (28.57%) Selenium
6 25 (25.51%) Test Management
7 23 (23.47%) QA
8 22 (22.45%) Performance Testing
9 20 (20.41%) ISTQB
10 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (18.37%) Software Testing
12 16 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (15.31%) Cucumber
13 15 (15.31%) BDD
14 14 (14.29%) Waterfall
14 14 (14.29%) TDD
15 12 (12.24%) Scrum
15 12 (12.24%) Project Management
15 12 (12.24%) SoapUI
16 11 (11.22%) Integration Testing
16 11 (11.22%) Java
17 10 (10.20%) JUnit
17 10 (10.20%) Information Management
17 10 (10.20%) System Testing
17 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
18 9 (9.18%) Capybara
18 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
18 9 (9.18%) Subversion
18 9 (9.18%) Degree

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) LAN
1 1 (1.02%) WAN
1 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Selenium
2 15 (15.31%) Cucumber
3 12 (12.24%) SoapUI
4 10 (10.20%) JUnit
5 9 (9.18%) Subversion
5 9 (9.18%) Capybara
5 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.12%) JBehave
6 6 (6.12%) JMeter
7 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.02%) LoadRunner
General
1 37 (37.76%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) Web Services
2 6 (6.12%) SOAP
3 2 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Client/Server
1 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) UNIX
2 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Test Strategy
2 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (25.51%) Test Management
4 22 (22.45%) Performance Testing
5 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.37%) Software Testing
7 16 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (15.31%) BDD
9 14 (14.29%) TDD
9 14 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.24%) Scrum
10 12 (12.24%) Project Management
11 11 (11.22%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.20%) System Testing
12 10 (10.20%) Information Management
13 8 (8.16%) Test Scripting
13 8 (8.16%) Test Automation
13 8 (8.16%) Automation Testing
14 7 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.22%) Java
2 6 (6.12%) SQL
3 1 (1.02%) Python
3 1 (1.02%) Tcl
3 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (33.67%) ISEB
2 20 (20.41%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.04%) Sage
2 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
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