The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 188 188
Rank change year-on-year +14 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 51 71 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.94% 1.09% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.24% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 59
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,600 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% -7.95%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4918 5748 6686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.84% 88.24% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4307 4768 5367
Median salary £44,512 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Yorkshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Yorkshire

Test Management
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
West Yorkshire -2 43 £40,000 +14.28% 5
South Yorkshire +12 6 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire +3 2 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Test Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 96 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (60.71%) QA
3 65 (58.04%) Test Automation
4 63 (56.25%) Test Strategy
5 60 (53.57%) SQL
6 57 (50.89%) Selenium
7 56 (50.00%) Regression Testing
7 56 (50.00%) Scrum
7 56 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
8 55 (49.11%) ISTQB
8 55 (49.11%) Software Testing
9 54 (48.21%) ISEB
10 53 (47.32%) Functional Testing
10 53 (47.32%) Software Delivery
11 50 (44.64%) Cucumber
12 47 (41.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 47 (41.96%) Oracle
13 46 (41.07%) Java
14 45 (40.18%) Waterfall
15 43 (38.39%) Mentoring
16 39 (34.82%) Kanban
17 38 (33.93%) Relational Database
18 36 (32.14%) Logistics
19 31 (27.68%) Finance
20 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
21 22 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
21 22 (19.64%) Test Scripting
22 21 (18.75%) .NET
23 20 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
23 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) G Suite
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
1 1 (0.89%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (50.89%) Selenium
2 50 (44.64%) Cucumber
3 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (15.18%) SoapUI
5 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 12 (10.71%) JIRA
7 11 (9.82%) LoadRunner
8 10 (8.93%) FitNesse
8 10 (8.93%) SpecFlow
9 6 (5.36%) Zephyr
10 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.57%) HP UFT
11 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
11 4 (3.57%) Robot Framework
12 3 (2.68%) Appium
13 1 (0.89%) eggPlant
13 1 (0.89%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (38.39%) Test Engineer
2 33 (29.46%) Senior Test Engineer
3 29 (25.89%) Analyst
3 29 (25.89%) Test Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 12 (10.71%) Test Leader
6 9 (8.04%) Consultant
7 8 (7.14%) Tester
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Test Consultant
9 6 (5.36%) Test Automation Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.46%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Systems Test Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) ERP Manager
11 4 (3.57%) Manual Tester
11 4 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Test Automation Manager
12 3 (2.68%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) .NET
2 12 (10.71%) SOAP
3 10 (8.93%) Web Services
4 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET
5 8 (7.14%) XML
6 6 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (5.36%) REST
7 5 (4.46%) Behat
7 5 (4.46%) WSDL
7 5 (4.46%) XSD
8 2 (1.79%) WPF
9 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.89%) HTML
9 1 (0.89%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.79%) iPad
2 2 (1.79%) User Experience
3 1 (0.89%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.89%) Linux
1 1 (0.89%) Unix
1 1 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (58.04%) Test Automation
3 63 (56.25%) Test Strategy
4 56 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
4 56 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 56 (50.00%) Scrum
5 55 (49.11%) Software Testing
6 53 (47.32%) Functional Testing
6 53 (47.32%) Software Delivery
7 45 (40.18%) Waterfall
8 43 (38.39%) Mentoring
9 39 (34.82%) Kanban
10 36 (32.14%) Logistics
11 22 (19.64%) Test Scripting
11 22 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (17.86%) SDLC
13 19 (16.96%) System Testing
14 18 (16.07%) Test Planning
15 16 (14.29%) BDD
15 16 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) SQL
2 46 (41.07%) Java
3 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (0.89%) C
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.89%) PHP
6 1 (0.89%) Python
6 1 (0.89%) Ruby
6 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (49.11%) ISTQB
2 54 (48.21%) ISEB
3 47 (41.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.57%) Degree
5 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (60.71%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 20 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (41.96%) Oracle
2 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.93%) HP
4 3 (2.68%) Dynatrace
5 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.89%) Google
6 1 (0.89%) SAP
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