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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 310 293 296
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 26 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 31
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 £35,500 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £84,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11323 11126 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 93.35% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9488 9778 11067
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 43 (56.58%) QA
2 30 (39.47%) Finance
3 26 (34.21%) Selenium
4 21 (27.63%) Test Scripting
4 21 (27.63%) Java
5 19 (25.00%) SQL
5 19 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 17 (22.37%) Banking
6 17 (22.37%) HP
7 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (19.74%) Retail
8 15 (19.74%) ISEB
9 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
9 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
10 13 (17.11%) C#
11 12 (15.79%) Web Services
12 11 (14.47%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (13.16%) Degree
13 10 (13.16%) LoadRunner
14 9 (11.84%) Apple iOS
14 9 (11.84%) SoapUI
14 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy
14 9 (11.84%) Automation Testing
15 8 (10.53%) BDD
15 8 (10.53%) WebDriver
15 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
15 8 (10.53%) Manual Testing
15 8 (10.53%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (1.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (34.21%) Selenium
2 10 (13.16%) LoadRunner
3 9 (11.84%) SoapUI
4 8 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 8 (10.53%) JUnit
5 7 (9.21%) Rational Performance Tester
6 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.89%) Calabash
6 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.58%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.58%) Hudson
8 4 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (3.95%) NUnit
9 3 (3.95%) JIRA
10 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.63%) Robotium
10 2 (2.63%) JBehave
10 2 (2.63%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.63%) JMeter
11 1 (1.32%) WinRunner
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 17 (22.37%) Banking
3 15 (19.74%) Retail
4 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
6 5 (6.58%) Billing
7 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.95%) Front Office
9 2 (2.63%) Electronics
10 1 (1.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (3.95%) SOAP
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) REST
3 2 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (1.32%) CGI
4 1 (1.32%) JMS
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) Grails
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.32%) RESTful
4 1 (1.32%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Derivative
1 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.95%) Statistics
4 2 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.63%) Streaming Music
4 2 (2.63%) Equities
4 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) CESG
5 1 (1.32%) Tandem
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.21%) Android
3 5 (6.58%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Test Scripting
2 19 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
4 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
6 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy
7 9 (11.84%) Automation Testing
8 8 (10.53%) BDD
8 8 (10.53%) Manual Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Security Testing
8 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.21%) Quality Management
9 7 (9.21%) Web Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Load Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Software Testing
9 7 (9.21%) DevOps
10 6 (7.89%) TDD
11 5 (6.58%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.63%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (17.11%) C#
4 7 (9.21%) Perl
5 5 (6.58%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) ISEB
2 10 (13.16%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (56.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) XenApp
1 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.32%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) HP
2 7 (9.21%) IBM
2 7 (9.21%) hybris
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) Cognos
5 1 (1.32%) Sybase
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Cerillion
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Posted: 9 days ago
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