Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 203 202
Rank change year-on-year +36 -1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 43 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.01% 0.48% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.52% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 40
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £46,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.32% +10.12% +9.09%
10th Percentile £28,500 £35,000 £28,625
90th Percentile £46,375 £53,750 £52,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +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 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 3,925 5,017 6,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.03% 92.34% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,239 4,156 5,194
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Management in West Yorkshire

Test 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 Test Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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 +47 38 £35,000 -20.00% 3
Wakefield 0 4 £29,000 -43.14%
Test Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (81.40%) JIRA
2 35 (81.40%) Selenium
2 35 (81.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (81.40%) HP
3 34 (79.07%) HP Quality Center
3 34 (79.07%) SoapUI
3 34 (79.07%) Cucumber
3 34 (79.07%) BDD
4 32 (74.42%) Software Testing
4 32 (74.42%) TDD
4 32 (74.42%) DSDM
5 31 (72.09%) Kanban
5 31 (72.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 30 (69.77%) Google
6 30 (69.77%) LoadRunner
6 30 (69.77%) JMeter
6 30 (69.77%) Scrum
6 30 (69.77%) G Suite
6 30 (69.77%) Office 365
7 22 (51.16%) Business Analysis
8 20 (46.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (46.51%) DevOps
8 20 (46.51%) DNA
9 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
10 15 (34.88%) Finance
11 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 10 (23.26%) Retail
12 10 (23.26%) Manual Testing
12 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared

Test 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 2 (4.65%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 30 (69.77%) G Suite
1 30 (69.77%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (81.40%) JIRA
1 35 (81.40%) Selenium
1 35 (81.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (79.07%) Cucumber
2 34 (79.07%) SoapUI
3 30 (69.77%) JMeter
3 30 (69.77%) LoadRunner
4 4 (9.30%) Bugzilla
4 4 (9.30%) FitNesse
4 4 (9.30%) HP UFT
4 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
4 4 (9.30%) Testopia
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Consultant
1 20 (46.51%) Senior Consultant
1 20 (46.51%) Senior Test Consultant
1 20 (46.51%) Test Consultant
2 16 (37.21%) Functional Consultant
2 16 (37.21%) Senior Functional Consultant
3 14 (32.56%) Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) Test Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) SOAP
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.65%) REST
4 2 (4.65%) WSDL
4 2 (4.65%) XSD
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (79.07%) BDD
3 32 (74.42%) DSDM
3 32 (74.42%) Software Testing
3 32 (74.42%) TDD
4 31 (72.09%) Kanban
4 31 (72.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (69.77%) Scrum
6 22 (51.16%) Business Analysis
7 20 (46.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (46.51%) DevOps
7 20 (46.51%) DNA
8 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
9 10 (23.26%) Manual Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Integration Testing
11 6 (13.95%) API Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 6 (13.95%) Test Planning
12 5 (11.63%) Defect Management
12 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C
2 2 (4.65%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) ISEB
3 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 34 (79.07%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) HP
2 30 (69.77%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft