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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Tester
Rank 792 838 908
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 72 96 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.097% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.100% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 61 88 48
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
Lead Tester
UK

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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +61 25 £47,500 -9.52% 3
North West -21 21 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +19 9 £38,000 -5.00%
East of England +23 6 £55,000 +18.91%
West Midlands -6 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
South East +70 4 £35,000 -36.36% 1
East Midlands -10 2 - -
Lead Tester
UK

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 76 (55.07%) ISEB
2 69 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (46.38%) QA
4 58 (42.03%) ISTQB
5 52 (37.68%) SQL
6 48 (34.78%) Selenium
7 47 (34.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 47 (34.06%) Software Testing
8 40 (28.99%) Finance
9 39 (28.26%) Performance Testing
10 38 (27.54%) C#
10 38 (27.54%) Mentoring
11 37 (26.81%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (26.09%) Automated Testing
13 33 (23.91%) Test Automation
14 30 (21.74%) Microsoft
15 29 (21.01%) Test Management
15 29 (21.01%) Relational Database
16 26 (18.84%) Oracle
16 26 (18.84%) Coaching
17 24 (17.39%) Defect Management
17 24 (17.39%) XML
18 22 (15.94%) MS Excel
19 21 (15.22%) Windows
19 21 (15.22%) WebDriver
20 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
20 20 (14.49%) Regression Testing
20 20 (14.49%) CRM
21 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
21 19 (13.77%) Cucumber

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 9 (6.52%) IIS
2 5 (3.62%) CMS
2 5 (3.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (3.62%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.59%) MS Office
2 16 (11.59%) MS Project
2 16 (11.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) HTTP
1 5 (3.62%) Wireless
2 4 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.01%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (5.80%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (34.78%) Selenium
2 21 (15.22%) WebDriver
3 19 (13.77%) Cucumber
4 15 (10.87%) JIRA
4 15 (10.87%) JMeter
5 12 (8.70%) SoapUI
5 12 (8.70%) SpecFlow
6 9 (6.52%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.80%) Git (software)
7 8 (5.80%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.35%) Capybara
8 6 (4.35%) NUnit
8 6 (4.35%) WATIR
9 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.90%) HP UFT
10 4 (2.90%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.17%) JUnit
11 3 (2.17%) TestNG
12 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (28.99%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Legal
3 2 (1.45%) Games
3 2 (1.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.39%) XML
2 10 (7.25%) HTML
3 8 (5.80%) .NET
3 8 (5.80%) SOAP
4 6 (4.35%) Web Services
5 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.17%) CSS
7 2 (1.45%) DOM
7 2 (1.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.45%) HTML5
7 2 (1.45%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.45%) Spring
8 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.72%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.72%) J2EE
8 1 (0.72%) RESTful
8 1 (0.72%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.35%) Blog
4 6 (4.35%) Life Science
5 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.22%) Windows
2 18 (13.04%) Mac OS X
3 17 (12.32%) Windows 10
3 17 (12.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.80%) Linux
5 7 (5.07%) Android
5 7 (5.07%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.06%) Software Testing
2 47 (34.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (28.26%) Performance Testing
4 38 (27.54%) Mentoring
5 36 (26.09%) Automated Testing
6 33 (23.91%) Test Automation
7 29 (21.01%) Test Management
8 26 (18.84%) Coaching
9 24 (17.39%) Defect Management
10 20 (14.49%) CRM
10 20 (14.49%) Regression Testing
11 17 (12.32%) Case Management
11 17 (12.32%) Defect Tracking
12 16 (11.59%) Agile Testing
12 16 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (10.87%) BDD
13 15 (10.87%) Load Testing
13 15 (10.87%) Scrum
13 15 (10.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.68%) SQL
2 38 (27.54%) C#
3 15 (10.87%) Java
4 9 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.62%) Ruby
6 4 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) C
8 1 (0.72%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.72%) Python
8 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (55.07%) ISEB
2 58 (42.03%) ISTQB
3 15 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.90%) CREST Certified
4 4 (2.90%) Degree
4 4 (2.90%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.72%) SANS
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (46.38%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (12.32%) Active Directory
1 17 (12.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 30 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.84%) Oracle
3 18 (13.04%) VMware
4 17 (12.32%) HP
5 16 (11.59%) Siebel
5 16 (11.59%) Sun
6 5 (3.62%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.17%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.45%) IBM
9 1 (0.72%) ATG
9 1 (0.72%) Citrix
9 1 (0.72%) Demandware
9 1 (0.72%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.72%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.72%) hybris
9 1 (0.72%) Infor
9 1 (0.72%) Intel
9 1 (0.72%) Sage
9 1 (0.72%) SAP
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