The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Lead Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Tester
Rank 209 229 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +23.28%
Lead Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4624 5157 5412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.68% 95.13% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3782 3907
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Lead Tester in the job title.

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the Berkshire region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lead Tester
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wokingham - 5 £52,500 -
Reading -2 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Lead Tester
South East

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Lead Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) PMI
2 6 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) NUnit
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) WebLOAD
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Perfmon
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) AQtime
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) .NET

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) NUnit
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) AQtime
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft