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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 236 260 314
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 20 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.52% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 43
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
6027 9788 12422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.74% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 8393 10481
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 25 (52.08%) QA
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) Selenium
4 15 (31.25%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) Oracle
5 14 (29.17%) Performance Testing
6 13 (27.08%) HP
7 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
8 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
9 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
9 9 (18.75%) ISEB
9 9 (18.75%) Scrum
9 9 (18.75%) SpecFlow
10 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 8 (16.67%) Fintech
10 8 (16.67%) Defect Management
10 8 (16.67%) JMeter
10 8 (16.67%) TDD
11 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (14.58%) LoadRunner
11 7 (14.58%) IBM
11 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
11 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
11 7 (14.58%) SQL
11 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
11 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
12 6 (12.50%) Jenkins

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 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
1 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Selenium
2 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
3 9 (18.75%) SpecFlow
4 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 8 (16.67%) JMeter
5 7 (14.58%) LoadRunner
6 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (10.42%) JBehave
7 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
8 4 (8.33%) JIRA
9 3 (6.25%) Ranorex
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (4.17%) JUnit
10 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
11 1 (2.08%) NUnit
11 1 (2.08%) TestDirector
11 1 (2.08%) TestNG
11 1 (2.08%) WATIR
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Publishing
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) WCF
3 2 (4.17%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) Grails
4 1 (2.08%) iBATIS
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Fintech
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Life Science
6 1 (2.08%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Android
1 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Performance Testing
3 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.75%) Scrum
4 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 8 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 8 (16.67%) TDD
6 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
6 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Open Source
7 6 (12.50%) SDLC
8 5 (10.42%) DevOps
8 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (10.42%) Test Management
9 4 (8.33%) CRM
9 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) C#
2 6 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ISEB
1 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (52.08%) QA
2 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 13 (27.08%) HP
3 7 (14.58%) IBM
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.42%) WorldPay
5 3 (6.25%) Hitachi
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.08%) OpenText
7 1 (2.08%) Siebel
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