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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 124 161
Rank change year-on-year +5 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 43 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.66% 1.76% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.95% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 22
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £44,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2369 2974 3386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 91.47% 90.15% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 2409 2679
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Leeds

Test Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 84 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (67.02%) QA
3 60 (63.83%) Test Automation
4 59 (62.77%) Test Strategy
5 55 (58.51%) Scrum
5 55 (58.51%) SQL
5 55 (58.51%) Defect Tracking
6 53 (56.38%) Software Delivery
6 53 (56.38%) Selenium
7 52 (55.32%) Regression Testing
7 52 (55.32%) Software Testing
8 48 (51.06%) ISTQB
8 48 (51.06%) Functional Testing
9 47 (50.00%) Cucumber
10 46 (48.94%) Oracle
11 45 (47.87%) Java
12 44 (46.81%) ISEB
13 43 (45.74%) Waterfall
14 41 (43.62%) Mentoring
15 40 (42.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 39 (41.49%) Kanban
17 38 (40.43%) Relational Database
18 36 (38.30%) Logistics
19 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
20 19 (20.21%) Finance
21 18 (19.15%) SDLC
22 17 (18.09%) SoapUI
22 17 (18.09%) Test Scripting
23 16 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
23 16 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) G Suite
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
1 1 (1.06%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (56.38%) Selenium
2 47 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (18.09%) SoapUI
4 16 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (11.70%) JIRA
5 11 (11.70%) LoadRunner
5 11 (11.70%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.51%) FitNesse
6 8 (8.51%) SpecFlow
7 6 (6.38%) Zephyr
8 4 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.26%) Robot Framework
9 3 (3.19%) Appium
9 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (2.13%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.06%) eggPlant
11 1 (1.06%) JMeter
11 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (20.21%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Test Engineer
2 33 (35.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 23 (24.47%) Analyst
3 23 (24.47%) Test Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) Test Manager
5 8 (8.51%) Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Test Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) Test Automation Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Systems Test Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) ERP Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Manual Tester
10 3 (3.19%) Tester
11 2 (2.13%) Integration Manager
11 2 (2.13%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
2 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
2 9 (9.57%) SOAP
3 7 (7.45%) Web Services
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (6.38%) REST
5 3 (3.19%) Behat
5 3 (3.19%) WSDL
5 3 (3.19%) XML
5 3 (3.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.06%) e-Health
3 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (63.83%) Test Automation
3 59 (62.77%) Test Strategy
4 55 (58.51%) Defect Tracking
4 55 (58.51%) Scrum
5 53 (56.38%) Software Delivery
6 52 (55.32%) Regression Testing
6 52 (55.32%) Software Testing
7 48 (51.06%) Functional Testing
8 43 (45.74%) Waterfall
9 41 (43.62%) Mentoring
10 39 (41.49%) Kanban
11 36 (38.30%) Logistics
12 18 (19.15%) SDLC
13 17 (18.09%) Test Scripting
14 16 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (14.89%) BDD
16 13 (13.83%) System Testing
16 13 (13.83%) User Stories
17 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 55 (58.51%) SQL
2 45 (47.87%) Java
3 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) PHP
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (51.06%) ISTQB
2 44 (46.81%) ISEB
3 40 (42.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.13%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (67.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (48.94%) Oracle
2 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) HP
4 3 (3.19%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.06%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago