The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 304 292 299
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 29 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 27
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £84,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11351 11187 12238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 93.16% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9510 9796 11163
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Leader
London

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 23 July 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 47 (57.32%) QA
2 31 (37.80%) Finance
3 28 (34.15%) Selenium
4 25 (30.49%) Java
5 22 (26.83%) Test Scripting
6 21 (25.61%) Performance Testing
7 19 (23.17%) SQL
7 19 (23.17%) HP
8 18 (21.95%) Banking
9 17 (20.73%) Retail
9 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (19.51%) C#
11 15 (18.29%) ISEB
12 14 (17.07%) Automated Testing
12 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (17.07%) Test Automation
13 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (14.63%) LoadRunner
13 12 (14.63%) Web Services
14 11 (13.41%) Degree
14 11 (13.41%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
15 10 (12.20%) Automation Testing
16 9 (10.98%) SoapUI
16 9 (10.98%) Test Strategy
16 9 (10.98%) BDD
16 9 (10.98%) Manual Testing
16 9 (10.98%) Rational Performance Tester
16 9 (10.98%) JUnit
16 9 (10.98%) IBM

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.22%) CMS
1 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (34.15%) Selenium
2 12 (14.63%) LoadRunner
3 9 (10.98%) JUnit
3 9 (10.98%) Rational Performance Tester
3 9 (10.98%) SoapUI
4 8 (9.76%) WebDriver
5 7 (8.54%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.54%) Calabash
6 6 (7.32%) Hudson
6 6 (7.32%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (4.88%) NUnit
8 3 (3.66%) JIRA
8 3 (3.66%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.44%) Robotium
9 2 (2.44%) JMeter
9 2 (2.44%) JBehave
9 2 (2.44%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
General
1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 18 (21.95%) Banking
3 17 (20.73%) Retail
4 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.32%) Investment Banking
6 5 (6.10%) Billing
6 5 (6.10%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.66%) Front Office
8 2 (2.44%) Electronics
9 1 (1.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) Web Services
2 4 (4.88%) .NET
3 3 (3.66%) SOAP
3 3 (3.66%) REST
3 3 (3.66%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) JMS
4 1 (1.22%) CGI
4 1 (1.22%) JSON
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.22%) Grails
4 1 (1.22%) RESTful
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Derivative
1 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (6.10%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Statistics
3 3 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Equities
4 2 (2.44%) Streaming Music
4 2 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.22%) RIA
5 1 (1.22%) Online Games
5 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) CESG
5 1 (1.22%) Tandem
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Android
3 5 (6.10%) Linux
4 4 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Test Scripting
2 21 (25.61%) Performance Testing
3 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) Automated Testing
4 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (17.07%) Test Automation
5 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.20%) Automation Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Test Strategy
7 9 (10.98%) Manual Testing
7 9 (10.98%) BDD
8 8 (9.76%) Security Testing
8 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.54%) Quality Management
9 7 (8.54%) Load Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Web Testing
9 7 (8.54%) DevOps
10 6 (7.32%) TDD
10 6 (7.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) Java
2 19 (23.17%) SQL
3 16 (19.51%) C#
4 8 (9.76%) Perl
5 6 (7.32%) Ruby
6 4 (4.88%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) Groovy
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) ISEB
2 11 (13.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (57.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) XenApp
1 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) HP
2 9 (10.98%) IBM
3 7 (8.54%) hybris
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.22%) Cerillion
6 1 (1.22%) Sybase
6 1 (1.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) Cognos
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