Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 207 200
Rank change year-on-year +24 -7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 86 74 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.22% 0.90% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.99% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 59 100
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +4.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £46,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -15.66% +10.67%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6483 7458 8803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.84% 90.94% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5534 6182 6905
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +30 81 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Bradford +4 6 £35,000 -
Halifax +6 4 £27,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (53.49%) QA
2 46 (53.49%) Test Automation
3 37 (43.02%) Selenium
3 37 (43.02%) Test Strategy
4 35 (40.70%) Regression Testing
4 35 (40.70%) Scrum
4 35 (40.70%) Defect Tracking
5 34 (39.53%) Software Delivery
5 34 (39.53%) Software Testing
6 31 (36.05%) SQL
7 29 (33.72%) Functional Testing
7 29 (33.72%) SoapUI
8 26 (30.23%) Cucumber
9 25 (29.07%) ISEB
10 23 (26.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (25.58%) ISTQB
11 22 (25.58%) Kanban
11 22 (25.58%) SDLC
12 21 (24.42%) Java
13 20 (23.26%) Oracle
14 19 (22.09%) Waterfall
14 19 (22.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
15 18 (20.93%) .NET
16 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
16 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
16 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
16 17 (19.77%) Test Scripting
17 16 (18.60%) SOAP

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 4 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
1 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (43.02%) Selenium
2 29 (33.72%) SoapUI
3 26 (30.23%) Cucumber
4 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (10.47%) SpecFlow
5 9 (10.47%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.30%) FitNesse
7 7 (8.14%) JIRA
7 7 (8.14%) LoadRunner
8 6 (6.98%) Zephyr
9 5 (5.81%) HP UFT
10 3 (3.49%) Appium
11 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.16%) eggPlant
12 1 (1.16%) JMeter
12 1 (1.16%) Ranorex
12 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Back Office
3 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Test Engineer
2 18 (20.93%) Tester
3 15 (17.44%) Senior Test Engineer
4 14 (16.28%) Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) Test Analyst
5 13 (15.12%) Test Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) Manual Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Test Automation Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Test Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) QA Tester
9 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Systems Test Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Integration Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Test Leader
10 4 (4.65%) Web Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Test Automation Manager
11 3 (3.49%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) .NET
2 16 (18.60%) SOAP
3 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.47%) Web Services
4 6 (6.98%) REST
5 4 (4.65%) WSDL
5 4 (4.65%) XML
5 4 (4.65%) XSD
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (53.49%) Test Automation
3 37 (43.02%) Test Strategy
4 35 (40.70%) Defect Tracking
4 35 (40.70%) Regression Testing
4 35 (40.70%) Scrum
5 34 (39.53%) Software Delivery
5 34 (39.53%) Software Testing
6 29 (33.72%) Functional Testing
7 23 (26.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (25.58%) Kanban
8 22 (25.58%) SDLC
9 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
9 19 (22.09%) Waterfall
10 17 (19.77%) Test Scripting
11 15 (17.44%) BDD
11 15 (17.44%) Logistics
11 15 (17.44%) User Stories
12 14 (16.28%) Usability Testing
13 13 (15.12%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) SQL
2 21 (24.42%) Java
3 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.81%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.65%) C#
5 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.33%) VB
7 1 (1.16%) C
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) ISEB
2 22 (25.58%) ISTQB
3 19 (22.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.65%) Degree
5 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (53.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Oracle
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) HP
4 3 (3.49%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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