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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 167 159
Rank change year-on-year +38 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 48 35 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.34% 0.82% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.90% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 35
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -15.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,250 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 3294 3890 4295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.63% 90.80% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2910 3164 3325
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +31 45 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bradford +7 4 £35,000 -18.60%
Halifax - 2 - -
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 -
Test Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 71 (80.68%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (61.36%) Test Automation
3 53 (60.23%) Test Strategy
3 53 (60.23%) QA
4 46 (52.27%) Regression Testing
4 46 (52.27%) Scrum
5 45 (51.14%) Defect Tracking
6 44 (50.00%) Software Delivery
6 44 (50.00%) SQL
6 44 (50.00%) Selenium
7 43 (48.86%) Software Testing
8 40 (45.45%) Functional Testing
8 40 (45.45%) Cucumber
9 39 (44.32%) ISTQB
10 37 (42.05%) Oracle
11 36 (40.91%) Java
11 36 (40.91%) ISEB
12 35 (39.77%) Mentoring
13 33 (37.50%) Waterfall
14 32 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 31 (35.23%) Kanban
16 30 (34.09%) Relational Database
17 28 (31.82%) Logistics
18 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
18 21 (23.86%) User Acceptance Testing
19 20 (22.73%) Test Scripting
19 20 (22.73%) SoapUI
19 20 (22.73%) SDLC
20 18 (20.45%) Finance
21 16 (18.18%) Team Foundation 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) G Suite
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
1 1 (1.14%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (50.00%) Selenium
2 40 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 20 (22.73%) SoapUI
4 16 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 10 (11.36%) JIRA
6 10 (11.36%) LoadRunner
6 10 (11.36%) SpecFlow
7 9 (10.23%) FitNesse
8 6 (6.82%) Zephyr
9 3 (3.41%) Appium
9 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.41%) Robot Framework
10 2 (2.27%) HP UFT
10 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.14%) eggPlant
11 1 (1.14%) Ranorex
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Banking
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Test Engineer
2 27 (30.68%) Senior Test Engineer
3 20 (22.73%) Analyst
3 20 (22.73%) Test Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Test Manager
5 8 (9.09%) Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Test Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Manual Tester
7 6 (6.82%) Test Automation Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Test Leader
7 6 (6.82%) Tester
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Test Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) ERP Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Test Automation Manager
10 2 (2.27%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) .NET
2 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 8 (9.09%) SOAP
2 8 (9.09%) Web Services
3 6 (6.82%) REST
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.27%) Behat
5 2 (2.27%) WSDL
5 2 (2.27%) XML
5 2 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (80.68%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (61.36%) Test Automation
3 53 (60.23%) Test Strategy
4 46 (52.27%) Regression Testing
4 46 (52.27%) Scrum
5 45 (51.14%) Defect Tracking
6 44 (50.00%) Software Delivery
7 43 (48.86%) Software Testing
8 40 (45.45%) Functional Testing
9 35 (39.77%) Mentoring
10 33 (37.50%) Waterfall
11 31 (35.23%) Kanban
12 28 (31.82%) Logistics
13 21 (23.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (22.73%) SDLC
14 20 (22.73%) Test Scripting
15 15 (17.05%) BDD
16 14 (15.91%) User Stories
17 13 (14.77%) System Testing
18 12 (13.64%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) SQL
2 36 (40.91%) Java
3 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.27%) C#
5 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (44.32%) ISTQB
2 36 (40.91%) ISEB
3 32 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (60.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Oracle
2 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) HP
4 3 (3.41%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.14%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 16 days ago