Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 183 224
Rank change year-on-year +33 +41 -22
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 12 28 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.63% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.69% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 28
Median annual salary £52,914 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.18% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £46,491 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,874 £42,875 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -10.26% -

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 2,783 4,083 6,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.55% 91.79% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,344 3,465 5,274
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in West Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend 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 5 June 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 +18 11 £49,207 +40.59%
Halifax - 1 £55,000 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) JMeter
2 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (66.67%) JIRA
3 8 (66.67%) Kanban
3 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 8 (66.67%) G Suite
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (66.67%) DSDM
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) DNA
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Google
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) G Suite
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (75.00%) JMeter
1 9 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 8 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Test Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
1 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) BDD
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) DNA
3 8 (66.67%) DSDM
3 8 (66.67%) Kanban
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) API Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google
1 8 (66.67%) HP