The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
South East / Berkshire
Rank 167 214 199
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 12 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 29
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.90%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
3273 4912 5287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.06% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 4030 3950
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Reading +41 12 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Test Leader 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 Test Leader in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) HP
2 16 (53.33%) SAP
2 16 (53.33%) Test Scripting
3 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
3 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Release Management
5 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 8 (26.67%) Open Source
6 5 (16.67%) Ariba
6 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) JMeter
6 5 (16.67%) QA
6 5 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (10.00%) SAP CO
7 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (10.00%) SAP SD
7 3 (10.00%) SAP FI
7 3 (10.00%) SAP MM
7 3 (10.00%) SAP PP
7 3 (10.00%) SAP PS
7 3 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery

Test Leader 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
1 3 (10.00%) SAP MM
1 3 (10.00%) SAP PP
1 3 (10.00%) SAP PS
1 3 (10.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) JMeter
2 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
3 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Release Management
4 8 (26.67%) Open Source
4 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) HP
2 16 (53.33%) SAP
3 5 (16.67%) Ariba
4 1 (3.33%) Dynatrace
Reading, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum 45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits, progression
Posted: 4 days ago