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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Tester
UK / England
Rank 767 876 847
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 51 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.049% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.051% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 66
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 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
75309 92135 95896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62944 78123 79993
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 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
South East +74 10 £52,500 - 4
West Midlands +34 10 £55,000 +46.66%
London +57 9 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Yorkshire +26 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England - 6 £47,500 -
North West -14 5 £45,000 - 1
South West +22 3 £62,500 +38.88% 3
East Midlands +12 2 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Lead Tester
UK

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 61 (53.04%) QA
2 55 (47.83%) ISEB
3 54 (46.96%) Selenium
4 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (38.26%) Software Testing
5 44 (38.26%) SQL
6 43 (37.39%) ISTQB
7 38 (33.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (30.43%) Finance
9 33 (28.70%) Test Automation
10 29 (25.22%) Relational Database
11 27 (23.48%) Oracle
12 25 (21.74%) Regression Testing
12 25 (21.74%) Test Management
13 24 (20.87%) Performance Testing
13 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (20.87%) Defect Management
14 23 (20.00%) Mentoring
15 22 (19.13%) Automated Testing
15 22 (19.13%) XML
16 21 (18.26%) CRM
16 21 (18.26%) C#
17 20 (17.39%) WebDriver
17 20 (17.39%) Cucumber
18 19 (16.52%) SDLC
19 17 (14.78%) Management Information System
19 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (14.78%) HP
19 17 (14.78%) HP Quality Center
20 16 (13.91%) Oracle BI EE

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 (4.35%) CMS
1 5 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.48%) IIS
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Office
1 16 (13.91%) MS Project
1 16 (13.91%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) Relational Database
2 16 (13.91%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (46.96%) Selenium
2 20 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 20 (17.39%) WebDriver
3 14 (12.17%) SoapUI
4 12 (10.43%) JMeter
5 11 (9.57%) SpecFlow
6 10 (8.70%) JIRA
6 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (6.96%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.09%) Capybara
8 7 (6.09%) Visual Studio
9 6 (5.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (5.22%) LoadRunner
9 6 (5.22%) WATIR
10 5 (4.35%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.74%) JUnit
12 2 (1.74%) NUnit
12 2 (1.74%) Ranorex
12 2 (1.74%) Subversion
General
1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Law
3 3 (2.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Electronics
4 1 (0.87%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.13%) XML
2 14 (12.17%) SOAP
3 6 (5.22%) HTML
4 4 (3.48%) .NET
4 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.61%) Web Services
6 2 (1.74%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.87%) CSS
7 1 (0.87%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.87%) J2EE
7 1 (0.87%) JSON
7 1 (0.87%) Middleware
7 1 (0.87%) REST
7 1 (0.87%) RESTful
7 1 (0.87%) Spring
7 1 (0.87%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.96%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) Blog
5 1 (0.87%) Fintech
5 1 (0.87%) Life Science
5 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Mac OS X
3 8 (6.96%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.22%) Linux
5 4 (3.48%) Android
5 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.26%) Software Testing
3 38 (33.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 33 (28.70%) Test Automation
5 25 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 25 (21.74%) Test Management
6 24 (20.87%) Defect Management
6 24 (20.87%) Performance Testing
7 23 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 22 (19.13%) Automated Testing
9 21 (18.26%) CRM
10 19 (16.52%) SDLC
11 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.91%) Coaching
13 15 (13.04%) Agile Testing
13 15 (13.04%) Test Scripting
14 14 (12.17%) Test Strategy
15 13 (11.30%) Automation Testing
16 12 (10.43%) BDD
17 10 (8.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.26%) SQL
2 21 (18.26%) C#
3 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.70%) Java
5 6 (5.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.87%) C
6 1 (0.87%) C++
6 1 (0.87%) Perl
6 1 (0.87%) Python
6 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (47.83%) ISEB
2 43 (37.39%) ISTQB
3 14 (12.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.48%) Degree
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.87%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (53.04%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Oracle
2 17 (14.78%) HP
3 16 (13.91%) Siebel
3 16 (13.91%) Sun
4 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.96%) VMware
6 5 (4.35%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.61%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.87%) Citrix
9 1 (0.87%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.87%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Infor
9 1 (0.87%) Intel
9 1 (0.87%) Sage
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