The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Tester
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2071 1885 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.55% 94.30% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1529 1735
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Tester Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Tester
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Telerik
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro

Lead Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Telerik