The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 14 July 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 104 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £42,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.58%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.93%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1421 1124 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.88% 96.56% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 941 701 788
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Test Leader
Scotland

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Test Leader
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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