The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 180 159 229
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 48 102 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.52% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 65 36
Median salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,553
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5581 6546 7295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.76% 97.48% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4586 5326 5805
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -13 27 £50,000 - 2
North Yorkshire - 12 £56,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -11 8 £37,500 -15.73%
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Automation Testing
3 23 (31.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (27.40%) Test Strategy
4 20 (27.40%) Coaching
5 15 (20.55%) Demand Management
5 15 (20.55%) Finance
5 15 (20.55%) ISEB
6 14 (19.18%) ISTQB
6 14 (19.18%) QA
6 14 (19.18%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.44%) SDLC
8 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.70%) .NET
9 10 (13.70%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.33%) Test Planning
10 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Web Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Software Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Test Management
11 8 (10.96%) Selenium
11 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.59%) Project Management
12 7 (9.59%) Regression Testing
12 7 (9.59%) Performance Testing
12 7 (9.59%) Automated Testing
12 7 (9.59%) Waterfall
13 6 (8.22%) DevOps
13 6 (8.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
1 2 (2.74%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Selenium
2 6 (8.22%) HP UFT
3 5 (6.85%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.48%) JIRA
4 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.11%) Ranorex
5 3 (4.11%) YouTrack
6 2 (2.74%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.74%) Testopia
7 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Legal
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 3 (4.11%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) AIX
3 2 (2.74%) HPUX
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Automation Testing
3 23 (31.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (27.40%) Coaching
4 20 (27.40%) Test Strategy
5 15 (20.55%) Demand Management
6 14 (19.18%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.44%) SDLC
8 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.70%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Software Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Test Planning
10 9 (12.33%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (12.33%) Web Testing
11 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.96%) Test Management
12 7 (9.59%) Performance Testing
12 7 (9.59%) Project Management
12 7 (9.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) Java
2 3 (4.11%) C#
3 2 (2.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) ISEB
2 14 (19.18%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) HP
2 4 (5.48%) SAP
3 3 (4.11%) Citrix
4 2 (2.74%) Capita
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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