Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 185 138
Rank change year-on-year +33 -47 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 37 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.75% 0.74% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.78% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 96
Leeds median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -11.76% +21.43%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +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 2,945 4,733 4,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.26% 94.83% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,509 4,012 4,277
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.14% +3.53% +1.19%

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 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 20 (83.33%) Scrum
2 20 (83.33%) Selenium
2 20 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (79.17%) JIRA
3 19 (79.17%) Cucumber
3 19 (79.17%) Finance
3 19 (79.17%) HP
4 18 (75.00%) LoadRunner
4 18 (75.00%) JMeter
4 18 (75.00%) DSDM
4 18 (75.00%) Google
4 18 (75.00%) TDD
4 18 (75.00%) Retail
4 18 (75.00%) BDD
4 18 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (75.00%) G Suite
4 18 (75.00%) Office 365
4 18 (75.00%) Kanban
4 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 18 (75.00%) Manual Testing
4 18 (75.00%) SoapUI
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) SOAP
6 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 8 (33.33%) API Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy

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:

Cloud Services
1 18 (75.00%) G Suite
1 18 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Selenium
1 20 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (79.17%) Cucumber
2 19 (79.17%) JIRA
3 18 (75.00%) JMeter
3 18 (75.00%) LoadRunner
3 18 (75.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 18 (75.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Analyst
1 21 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
2 1 (4.17%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
2 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
2 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Scrum
2 20 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 20 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (75.00%) BDD
3 18 (75.00%) DSDM
3 18 (75.00%) Kanban
3 18 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 18 (75.00%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) API Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) HP
2 18 (75.00%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft