The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 Manager
Rank 153 198 181
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 89 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.33% 0.72% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.74% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 78 42 33
Average salary £50,500 £46,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.78% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
6474 6851 5315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.90% 96.37% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 5534 4211
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 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 +47 77 £51,000 +12.08% 6
South Yorkshire -2 5 £46,000 -26.40% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 65 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.40%) ISEB
3 39 (31.71%) Test Management
4 38 (30.89%) Test Strategy
5 37 (30.08%) Finance
6 32 (26.02%) Retail
7 29 (23.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (21.14%) QA
8 26 (21.14%) HP Quality Center
9 24 (19.51%) Regression Testing
9 24 (19.51%) SQL
10 22 (17.89%) JIRA
11 21 (17.07%) Banking
12 20 (16.26%) System Testing
12 20 (16.26%) Integration Testing
13 19 (15.45%) ISTQB
13 19 (15.45%) Test Planning
14 17 (13.82%) Supplier Management
14 17 (13.82%) Java
15 16 (13.01%) C#
15 16 (13.01%) Compatibility Testing
16 15 (12.20%) Performance Testing
16 15 (12.20%) Non-Functional Testing
16 15 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (12.20%) Software Delivery
16 15 (12.20%) UNIX
17 14 (11.38%) People Management
18 13 (10.57%) ITIL
18 13 (10.57%) QuickTest Pro
18 13 (10.57%) Software Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Project
2 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) ATM
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) JIRA
2 13 (10.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (9.76%) LoadRunner
4 8 (6.50%) FitNesse
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 32 (26.02%) Retail
3 21 (17.07%) Banking
4 5 (4.07%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.44%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.81%) LAMP
2 1 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.25%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.81%) Open Source
3 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.20%) UNIX
2 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.71%) Test Management
3 38 (30.89%) Test Strategy
4 29 (23.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (19.51%) Regression Testing
6 20 (16.26%) System Testing
6 20 (16.26%) Integration Testing
7 19 (15.45%) Test Planning
8 17 (13.82%) Supplier Management
9 16 (13.01%) Compatibility Testing
10 15 (12.20%) Performance Testing
10 15 (12.20%) Non-Functional Testing
10 15 (12.20%) Software Delivery
11 14 (11.38%) People Management
12 13 (10.57%) ITIL
12 13 (10.57%) Software Testing
13 11 (8.94%) Project Management
13 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.13%) Automated Testing
15 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) SQL
2 17 (13.82%) Java
3 16 (13.01%) C#
4 2 (1.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby
5 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (37.40%) ISEB
2 19 (15.45%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.88%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.14%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 26 (21.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.44%) HP
2 2 (1.63%) Citrix
3 1 (0.81%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Depending upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago