The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.61% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Test Leader
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
473 400 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.75% 97.32% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 328 326 282
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Leader
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA