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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 196 173
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 47 38 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.67% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.75% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 78
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,500 £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4910 5063 6051
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.43% 89.75% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4116 4232 4955
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +15 33 £35,000 - 8
South Yorkshire +2 8 - -
North Yorkshire +2 5 £38,500 +20.31% 1
Test Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (56.12%) Test Automation
3 52 (53.06%) QA
4 44 (44.90%) ISEB
5 41 (41.84%) Functional Testing
6 40 (40.82%) Test Strategy
7 39 (39.80%) Software Testing
8 38 (38.78%) ISTQB
8 38 (38.78%) Selenium
9 36 (36.73%) Scrum
9 36 (36.73%) Defect Tracking
10 35 (35.71%) Regression Testing
11 34 (34.69%) SQL
11 34 (34.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 34 (34.69%) Software Delivery
12 30 (30.61%) Java
13 29 (29.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (29.59%) Waterfall
14 27 (27.55%) Oracle
15 26 (26.53%) Mentoring
16 25 (25.51%) SDLC
16 25 (25.51%) Cucumber
16 25 (25.51%) Test Scripting
17 24 (24.49%) Kanban
18 23 (23.47%) Finance
18 23 (23.47%) SoapUI
19 22 (22.45%) .NET
20 21 (21.43%) System Testing
21 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
21 20 (20.41%) Relational Database

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 4 (4.08%) IIS
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) FastStats
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.02%) G Suite
2 1 (1.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (38.78%) Selenium
2 25 (25.51%) Cucumber
3 23 (23.47%) SoapUI
4 9 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
6 7 (7.14%) JIRA
6 7 (7.14%) LoadRunner
7 6 (6.12%) HP UFT
7 6 (6.12%) Zephyr
8 5 (5.10%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.08%) FitNesse
9 4 (4.08%) Rational Functional Tester
9 4 (4.08%) SilkTest
10 3 (3.06%) Appium
11 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.02%) eggPlant
12 1 (1.02%) JMeter
12 1 (1.02%) Ranorex
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Back Office
4 1 (1.02%) Games
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Test Engineer
2 21 (21.43%) Analyst
2 21 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) Tester
4 16 (16.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Consultant
5 10 (10.20%) Test Leader
6 9 (9.18%) Test Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Manual Tester
8 6 (6.12%) Test Automation Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Test Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Integration Tester
9 4 (4.08%) QA Tester
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Systems Test Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Testing Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.45%) .NET
2 14 (14.29%) SOAP
3 9 (9.18%) Web Services
4 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.16%) XML
5 6 (6.12%) REST
6 4 (4.08%) HTML
6 4 (4.08%) WPF
6 4 (4.08%) XBRL
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) iPad
4 2 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Linux
1 4 (4.08%) Unix
2 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (56.12%) Test Automation
3 41 (41.84%) Functional Testing
4 40 (40.82%) Test Strategy
5 39 (39.80%) Software Testing
6 36 (36.73%) Defect Tracking
6 36 (36.73%) Scrum
7 35 (35.71%) Regression Testing
8 34 (34.69%) Software Delivery
9 29 (29.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (29.59%) Waterfall
10 26 (26.53%) Mentoring
11 25 (25.51%) SDLC
11 25 (25.51%) Test Scripting
12 24 (24.49%) Kanban
13 21 (21.43%) System Testing
14 18 (18.37%) Logistics
14 18 (18.37%) Test Planning
15 15 (15.31%) E-Commerce
16 13 (13.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.69%) SQL
2 30 (30.61%) Java
3 8 (8.16%) C#
3 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.16%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.06%) VB
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.02%) Perl
7 1 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (44.90%) ISEB
2 38 (38.78%) ISTQB
3 34 (34.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (8.16%) Degree
5 7 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (53.06%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Oracle
2 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.16%) HP
4 4 (4.08%) SAP
5 3 (3.06%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.02%) Google
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