The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.12% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Test Leader
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
803 878 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.53% 98.87% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 714 770 525
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Leader
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Law

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA