The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 220 208 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 6 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.30% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 33
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,954 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.88% -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 2 £70,000 +79.48%
Slough -1 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) TestDirector
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SDH
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) TestDirector
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Cramer
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Infovista
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