The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Lead Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Tester
UK / England
Rank 782 865 853
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 58 53 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.057% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.059% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 64
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Lead Tester in the job title.

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the England region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in England

Lead Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Lead Tester Salary Histogram in England

Lead Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +56 18 £47,500 -13.63% 5
West Midlands +8 11 £52,500 +40.00%
North West -11 10 £45,000 - 1
South East +69 6 £43,750 -32.69% 2
East of England - 6 £43,000 - 1
Yorkshire +18 5 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands -1 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Lead Tester
UK

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Lead Tester 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 England region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 63 (52.50%) QA
2 59 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (48.33%) ISEB
4 52 (43.33%) Selenium
5 47 (39.17%) SQL
6 45 (37.50%) Software Testing
7 44 (36.67%) ISTQB
8 42 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (31.67%) Finance
10 32 (26.67%) Performance Testing
10 32 (26.67%) Test Automation
11 31 (25.83%) Mentoring
12 29 (24.17%) Relational Database
12 29 (24.17%) Test Management
13 28 (23.33%) Automated Testing
13 28 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (20.83%) Oracle
15 24 (20.00%) C#
15 24 (20.00%) Defect Management
16 23 (19.17%) Regression Testing
17 22 (18.33%) Coaching
18 21 (17.50%) Cucumber
18 21 (17.50%) WebDriver
18 21 (17.50%) XML
19 20 (16.67%) CRM
20 19 (15.83%) Agile Testing
21 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
21 17 (14.17%) HP
21 17 (14.17%) Management Information System
21 17 (14.17%) BDD

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (4.17%) CMS
1 5 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) MS Office
1 16 (13.33%) MS Project
1 16 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 14 (11.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.17%) Relational Database
2 16 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (43.33%) Selenium
2 21 (17.50%) Cucumber
2 21 (17.50%) WebDriver
3 14 (11.67%) JIRA
3 14 (11.67%) SoapUI
4 12 (10.00%) JMeter
4 12 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.83%) Capybara
6 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.00%) WATIR
8 5 (4.17%) HP UFT
8 5 (4.17%) LoadRunner
8 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.67%) Appium
10 2 (1.67%) eggPlant
10 2 (1.67%) JUnit
10 2 (1.67%) NUnit
10 2 (1.67%) Ranorex
General
1 38 (31.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Law
3 3 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.50%) XML
2 12 (10.00%) SOAP
3 8 (6.67%) HTML
4 6 (5.00%) .NET
5 5 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.67%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.67%) HTML5
6 2 (1.67%) Web Services
7 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.83%) J2EE
7 1 (0.83%) RESTful
7 1 (0.83%) Spring
7 1 (0.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.17%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.17%) Blog
4 5 (4.17%) Life Science
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.67%) Windows
2 12 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 11 (9.17%) Windows 10
3 11 (9.17%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.00%) Linux
5 5 (4.17%) Android
5 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 42 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 32 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 31 (25.83%) Mentoring
6 29 (24.17%) Test Management
7 28 (23.33%) Automated Testing
8 24 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 23 (19.17%) Regression Testing
10 22 (18.33%) Coaching
11 20 (16.67%) CRM
12 19 (15.83%) Agile Testing
13 17 (14.17%) BDD
13 17 (14.17%) SDLC
14 16 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (10.83%) Automation Testing
16 12 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
16 12 (10.00%) Functional Testing
17 11 (9.17%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.17%) SQL
2 24 (20.00%) C#
3 12 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.17%) Java
5 6 (5.00%) Ruby
6 2 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.83%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (48.33%) ISEB
2 44 (36.67%) ISTQB
3 13 (10.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.83%) SANS
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (52.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
1 11 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (14.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Oracle
2 17 (14.17%) HP
2 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.33%) Siebel
3 16 (13.33%) Sun
4 11 (9.17%) VMware
5 5 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.50%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) ATG
8 1 (0.83%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) Demandware
8 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.83%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) Infor
8 1 (0.83%) Intel
8 1 (0.83%) Sage
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
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