Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 156 156
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 26 59 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.71% 1.20% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.27% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 69
Leeds median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,875 £52,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,341 4,630 4,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.21% 94.05% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,794 3,910 4,249
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Leeds

Test Management
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management in Leeds.

Salary trend for Test Management in Leeds

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 20 (76.92%) JIRA
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) Scrum
4 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
5 16 (61.54%) Kanban
6 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (57.69%) Cucumber
6 15 (57.69%) SoapUI
6 15 (57.69%) Manual Testing
7 14 (53.85%) BDD
7 14 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (53.85%) JMeter
7 14 (53.85%) TDD
7 14 (53.85%) DSDM
7 14 (53.85%) HP
7 14 (53.85%) LoadRunner
8 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
9 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
9 12 (46.15%) Google
9 12 (46.15%) Finance
10 11 (42.31%) Retail
10 11 (42.31%) G Suite
10 11 (42.31%) Office 365
11 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
12 6 (23.08%) SQL
13 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (15.38%) QA
14 4 (15.38%) Build Automation

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) G Suite
1 11 (42.31%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 20 (76.92%) JIRA
3 15 (57.69%) Cucumber
3 15 (57.69%) SoapUI
3 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (53.85%) JMeter
4 14 (53.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Test Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Software Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Scrum
3 16 (61.54%) Kanban
4 15 (57.69%) Manual Testing
5 14 (53.85%) BDD
5 14 (53.85%) DSDM
5 14 (53.85%) TDD
5 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
7 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (15.38%) Build Automation
9 4 (15.38%) OO
10 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
11 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
11 2 (7.69%) User Stories
12 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
12 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) HP
2 12 (46.15%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft