The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 503 517 560
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 384 472 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 292 384 339
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Test Leader
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
80887 97120 104197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67718 81772 86920
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Leader
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in England

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in England

Test Leader
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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 +45 128 £58,250 +1.30% 8
South East +39 84 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire -7 45 £42,000 +5.00%
East Midlands +14 38 £39,500 -2.46% 1
East of England +36 36 £52,000 +9.47% 3
North West -27 27 £42,500 +1.19% 4
West Midlands -28 18 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South West 0 6 £40,750 +3.16%
North East +4 1 £36,000 -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Test Leader
UK

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 England region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 365 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (32.15%) QA
3 220 (28.99%) Selenium
3 220 (28.99%) Test Automation
4 215 (28.33%) Finance
5 214 (28.19%) ISTQB
6 196 (25.82%) ISEB
7 154 (20.29%) Software Testing
8 147 (19.37%) Test Scripting
8 147 (19.37%) Test Strategy
9 146 (19.24%) SQL
10 138 (18.18%) Automated Testing
11 136 (17.92%) SDLC
12 132 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 127 (16.73%) Java
14 125 (16.47%) Mentoring
15 119 (15.68%) HP
16 105 (13.83%) TDD
17 103 (13.57%) Scrum
18 99 (13.04%) Test Management
19 98 (12.91%) JIRA
19 98 (12.91%) C#
20 96 (12.65%) Cucumber
20 96 (12.65%) Automation Testing
21 95 (12.52%) Manual Testing
22 82 (10.80%) Regression Testing
23 81 (10.67%) Python
23 81 (10.67%) Microsoft
24 79 (10.41%) WebDriver
25 75 (9.88%) Performance Testing

Test Leader 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 21 (2.77%) Confluence
1 21 (2.77%) WebLogic
2 8 (1.05%) WebSphere
3 5 (0.66%) IIS
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (0.66%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.53%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.40%) Apache
5 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.40%) CMS
5 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.13%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.13%) Documentum
7 1 (0.13%) FileNet
7 1 (0.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 45 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.90%) MS Office
3 19 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.11%) MS Project
5 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.53%) Primavera
4 3 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP PP
4 3 (0.40%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.40%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.26%) Magento
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.32%) SaaS
2 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.66%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.71%) HTTP
2 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.26%) ATM
3 2 (0.26%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.26%) LAN
4 1 (0.13%) 2G
4 1 (0.13%) 3G
4 1 (0.13%) 4G
4 1 (0.13%) CTI
4 1 (0.13%) GSM
4 1 (0.13%) ISUP
4 1 (0.13%) LTE
4 1 (0.13%) SCCP
4 1 (0.13%) SS7
4 1 (0.13%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.13%) TETRA
4 1 (0.13%) UMTS
4 1 (0.13%) VoIP
4 1 (0.13%) WAN
4 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.16%) Relational Database
3 14 (1.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.19%) MySQL
5 9 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.19%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.79%) Big Data
6 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.40%) QlikView
10 2 (0.26%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 220 (28.99%) Selenium
2 98 (12.91%) JIRA
3 96 (12.65%) Cucumber
4 79 (10.41%) WebDriver
5 74 (9.75%) SoapUI
6 64 (8.43%) LoadRunner
7 54 (7.11%) HP UFT
7 54 (7.11%) Jenkins
8 52 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 49 (6.46%) JMeter
10 35 (4.61%) Git (software)
10 35 (4.61%) SpecFlow
11 25 (3.29%) Appium
12 22 (2.90%) NUnit
12 22 (2.90%) Robot Framework
12 22 (2.90%) Visual Studio
13 17 (2.24%) Maven
14 15 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (1.98%) JUnit
15 12 (1.58%) TeamCity
General
1 215 (28.33%) Finance
2 68 (8.96%) Banking
3 34 (4.48%) Investment Banking
4 21 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.11%) Retail
6 14 (1.84%) Legal
7 13 (1.71%) Law
8 12 (1.58%) Electronics
9 7 (0.92%) Games
10 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.66%) Marketing
11 3 (0.40%) Back Office
11 3 (0.40%) Military
12 2 (0.26%) Advertising
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Front Office
12 2 (0.26%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.25%) Web Services
2 50 (6.59%) .NET
3 45 (5.93%) Gherkin
4 35 (4.61%) XML
5 26 (3.43%) SOAP
6 23 (3.03%) HTML
6 23 (3.03%) REST
7 11 (1.45%) Spring
8 10 (1.32%) Middleware
9 9 (1.19%) Ajax
9 9 (1.19%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.19%) RESTful
10 8 (1.05%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.79%) CSS
11 6 (0.79%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.66%) XBRL
13 4 (0.53%) Java EE
13 4 (0.53%) JMS
13 4 (0.53%) Velocity
13 4 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.74%) Mobile App
3 20 (2.64%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.71%) New Media
6 13 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.32%) iPad
8 9 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.05%) Blog
9 8 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.79%) Fintech
10 6 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.79%) Smartcard
10 6 (0.79%) User Experience
11 5 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.66%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.06%) Windows
2 36 (4.74%) Linux
3 27 (3.56%) Android
3 27 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.19%) Unix
5 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (28.99%) Test Automation
3 154 (20.29%) Software Testing
4 147 (19.37%) Test Scripting
4 147 (19.37%) Test Strategy
5 138 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 136 (17.92%) SDLC
7 132 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 125 (16.47%) Mentoring
9 105 (13.83%) TDD
10 103 (13.57%) Scrum
11 99 (13.04%) Test Management
12 96 (12.65%) Automation Testing
13 95 (12.52%) Manual Testing
14 82 (10.80%) Regression Testing
15 75 (9.88%) Performance Testing
16 74 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 74 (9.75%) Test Planning
17 70 (9.22%) BDD
17 70 (9.22%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (19.24%) SQL
2 127 (16.73%) Java
3 98 (12.91%) C#
4 81 (10.67%) Python
5 62 (8.17%) JavaScript
6 44 (5.80%) Ruby
7 24 (3.16%) Perl
8 23 (3.03%) C++
9 19 (2.50%) C
10 14 (1.84%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.71%) Groovy
12 11 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.45%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.32%) VBScript
14 9 (1.19%) AWK
15 8 (1.05%) VB
16 7 (0.92%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.92%) VBA
17 5 (0.66%) Embedded C
17 5 (0.66%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 214 (28.19%) ISTQB
2 196 (25.82%) ISEB
3 52 (6.85%) Degree
4 45 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.40%) CHECK Team Leader
9 3 (0.40%) CISSP
9 3 (0.40%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.40%) GIAC
9 3 (0.40%) GPEN
9 3 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.40%) OSCP
10 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (32.15%) QA
2 24 (3.16%) SDET
3 5 (0.66%) CRD IV
4 4 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (1.58%) Docker
2 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.19%) Nagios
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 119 (15.68%) HP
2 81 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 66 (8.70%) Oracle
4 24 (3.16%) SAP
5 15 (1.98%) Siebel
6 12 (1.58%) Sun
7 11 (1.45%) Cognizant
7 11 (1.45%) EMC
8 10 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.19%) Charles River
10 7 (0.92%) hybris
11 6 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
11 6 (0.79%) Hitachi
11 6 (0.79%) IBM
11 6 (0.79%) Serena
12 5 (0.66%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.66%) Ariba
12 5 (0.66%) Capita
12 5 (0.66%) Cognos
13 4 (0.53%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coalville
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £Highly competitive- enquire on application
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago