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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
England / East Midlands
Rank 126 155 156
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 37 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.27% 0.66% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.68% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 8
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.43%

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
2821 3093 3075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.71% 97.33% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 2426 2551
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +11 23 £39,500 -12.22%
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £55,000 +42.85%
Northamptonshire +8 3 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 - - 1
Test Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 40 (70.18%) ISTQB
2 31 (54.39%) Mentoring
3 23 (40.35%) Automated Testing
4 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (33.33%) ISEB
6 15 (26.32%) QA
6 15 (26.32%) Coaching
6 15 (26.32%) Gherkin
7 14 (24.56%) Test Strategy
7 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) Windows
8 13 (22.81%) System Testing
8 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
9 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Load Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.77%) Selenium
9 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.02%) JIRA
10 4 (7.02%) SQL
10 4 (7.02%) Manual Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
11 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Java
11 3 (5.26%) Project Management
11 3 (5.26%) Retail
11 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
11 3 (5.26%) 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 (1.75%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
1 1 (1.75%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) Selenium
3 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.02%) JIRA
4 2 (3.51%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.75%) Calabash
5 1 (1.75%) Capybara
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.75%) Protractor
5 1 (1.75%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.75%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) RESTful
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.75%) iPad
1 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Mentoring
2 23 (40.35%) Automated Testing
3 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (26.32%) Coaching
5 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (24.56%) Test Strategy
6 13 (22.81%) System Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Load Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.51%) BDD
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps
10 2 (3.51%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) ISTQB
2 19 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) hybris
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
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