Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Defect Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Defect Management over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Defect Management
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 193 236
Rank change year-on-year +49 +43 +21
Permanent jobs citing Defect Management 8 20 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 25
Median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% -30.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,375 £26,625 £32,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £49,500 £68,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £38,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.10% -22.50% +42.86%

Defect 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,405 4,159 6,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.65% 91.33% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 3,502 5,307
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,137 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.28% -1.92% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,850
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Defect Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Defect Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Management in West Yorkshire

Defect Management
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Defect Management in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Defect Management in West Yorkshire

Defect Management
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Defect Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Defect Management in West Yorkshire

Defect Management
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +39 8 £27,500 -38.89%
Defect Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT jobs citing Defect 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Defect Management.

1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (50.00%) DNA
5 4 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (50.00%) API Testing
6 3 (37.50%) JIRA
7 2 (25.00%) QA
7 2 (25.00%) Selenium
7 2 (25.00%) Symfony
7 2 (25.00%) LAMP
7 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (25.00%) REST
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) PHP
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (25.00%) TDD
7 2 (25.00%) React
8 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Defect Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Leader
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) React
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
5 4 (50.00%) API Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (50.00%) DNA
5 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) V-Model
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft