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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 234 243 320
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 28 67 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.64% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.67% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 63 30
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £81,500 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
6006 10006 11810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.11% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5473 8578 9872
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 (56.86%) QA
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Selenium
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
4 13 (25.49%) HP
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle
5 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 12 (23.53%) TDD
6 11 (21.57%) WebDriver
6 11 (21.57%) Performance Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Scrum
6 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
7 9 (17.65%) SpecFlow
8 8 (15.69%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (15.69%) Defect Management
8 8 (15.69%) SQL
8 8 (15.69%) ISEB
8 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
9 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
9 7 (13.73%) Manual Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Open Source
9 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.73%) SDLC
9 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
9 7 (13.73%) Hedge funds
9 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.76%) Docker
10 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.76%) Nagios

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 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Selenium
2 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
2 11 (21.57%) WebDriver
3 9 (17.65%) SpecFlow
4 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.76%) JBehave
5 6 (11.76%) JMeter
5 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 5 (9.80%) JIRA
6 5 (9.80%) LoadRunner
7 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
8 3 (5.88%) Ranorex
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (3.92%) Mocha
9 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.96%) JUnit
10 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
10 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (3.92%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 3 (5.88%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) SOAP
3 3 (5.88%) WCF
4 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.92%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) iBATIS
5 1 (1.96%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) Spring
5 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Hedge funds
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Fintech
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Android
1 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) TDD
2 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 11 (21.57%) Performance Testing
3 11 (21.57%) Scrum
4 8 (15.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (15.69%) Defect Management
4 8 (15.69%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) Manual Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Open Source
5 7 (13.73%) SDLC
5 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
5 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Resource Management
7 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.80%) Test Management
7 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (3.92%) Groovy
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) ISEB
1 8 (15.69%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (56.86%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) HP
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Hitachi
5 3 (5.88%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.96%) OpenText
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Siebel
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