The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
England / East Midlands
Rank 134 157 174
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 25 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +18.46%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2755 3066 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.67% 97.46% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 2393 2505
Median salary £40,000 £39,690 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.78% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,458 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Leader
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Leader
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +8 13 £47,500 +15.15%
Nottinghamshire +1 8 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Derbyshire +14 4 - -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 44 (67.69%) ISTQB
2 38 (58.46%) Mentoring
3 25 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.23%) QA
5 19 (29.23%) ISEB
6 17 (26.15%) Test Strategy
7 15 (23.08%) Gherkin
7 15 (23.08%) Coaching
8 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (20.00%) Windows
9 13 (20.00%) System Testing
9 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (10.77%) Selenium
10 7 (10.77%) Software Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
11 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
12 5 (7.69%) BDD
12 5 (7.69%) TDD
12 5 (7.69%) Retail
12 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Load Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Project Management
13 4 (6.15%) SQL
13 4 (6.15%) Degree
13 4 (6.15%) JIRA
13 4 (6.15%) Test Automation

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (1.54%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.77%) Selenium
3 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.15%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.54%) Calabash
6 1 (1.54%) Capybara
6 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.54%) Protractor
6 1 (1.54%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.54%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) Gherkin
2 3 (4.62%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.54%) iPad
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Mentoring
2 25 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (26.15%) Test Strategy
5 15 (23.08%) Coaching
6 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.00%) System Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) Load Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Project Management
10 5 (7.69%) TDD
10 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.62%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (4.62%) Functional Testing
12 3 (4.62%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Java
2 3 (4.62%) Ruby
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (67.69%) ISTQB
2 19 (29.23%) ISEB
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) IBM
3 1 (1.54%) Google
3 1 (1.54%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) hybris
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago