The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 128 122 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.74% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.77% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 18
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -20.56%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Test Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1652 1828 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.55% 96.41% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1589 1478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Bristol region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA