The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 214 235 303
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 29 55 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.63% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.66% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 15
Median salary £56,250 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £77,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Test Leader
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5737 8314 10781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.70% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 7213 9056
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) QA
3 17 (34.69%) Cucumber
3 17 (34.69%) TDD
4 16 (32.65%) Test Automation
4 16 (32.65%) Selenium
5 15 (30.61%) Finance
6 14 (28.57%) Scrum
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) DevOps
9 11 (22.45%) SDLC
9 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.41%) Automated Testing
10 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
10 10 (20.41%) Oracle
10 10 (20.41%) HP
10 10 (20.41%) Defect Management
10 10 (20.41%) SpecFlow
11 9 (18.37%) BDD
11 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
12 8 (16.33%) Test Management
12 8 (16.33%) TeamCity
12 8 (16.33%) WebDriver
12 8 (16.33%) ISEB
12 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.29%) SDET
13 7 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 7 (14.29%) Open Source
13 7 (14.29%) Waterfall

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
1 4 (8.16%) MS Project
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Cucumber
2 16 (32.65%) Selenium
3 10 (20.41%) SpecFlow
4 8 (16.33%) TeamCity
4 8 (16.33%) WebDriver
5 6 (12.24%) Jasmine
5 6 (12.24%) JBehave
5 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.24%) Mocha
5 6 (12.24%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.20%) JIRA
7 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.04%) JUnit
9 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
9 1 (2.04%) TestNG
9 1 (2.04%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
1 5 (10.20%) SOAP
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.12%) WCF
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) iBATIS
5 1 (2.04%) J2EE
5 1 (2.04%) Spring
5 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Android
1 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) TDD
3 16 (32.65%) Test Automation
4 14 (28.57%) Scrum
5 12 (24.49%) DevOps
6 11 (22.45%) SDLC
7 10 (20.41%) Automated Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Defect Management
8 9 (18.37%) BDD
8 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
9 8 (16.33%) Test Management
10 7 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (14.29%) Open Source
10 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.24%) CRM
11 6 (12.24%) Test Strategy
12 5 (10.20%) Project Management
12 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) Ruby
4 6 (12.24%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 4 (8.16%) Groovy
7 3 (6.12%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.33%) ISEB
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (53.06%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Nagios
2 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) HP
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Siebel
4 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.12%) Hitachi
4 3 (6.12%) Sun
5 2 (4.08%) Charles River
6 1 (2.04%) OpenText
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £78,000 plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago