The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 119 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.14% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Median salary £55,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.75%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1606 2086 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.77% 97.16% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1623 1789
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridge +9 2 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) System Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Android
7 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (10.00%) NUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Handset
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft