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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 552 529 605
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 382 448 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 324 362 352
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,954
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.45%
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
89853 97233 106674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.52% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76436 80612 88172
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +10 126 £60,000 +12.14% 17
South East -5 71 £52,500 +19.31% 10
Yorkshire -14 56 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands 0 46 £40,000 - 2
North West +21 32 £50,000 +29.87%
South West +9 25 £40,000 -5.88% 5
East of England +33 14 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -4 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +9 2 £38,000 -
North East -3 1 - -
Test Leader
UK

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 386 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (38.88%) Finance
3 268 (33.29%) QA
4 247 (30.68%) Selenium
5 185 (22.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 183 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 179 (22.24%) Test Scripting
8 177 (21.99%) Test Strategy
9 164 (20.37%) ISEB
10 148 (18.39%) ISTQB
11 147 (18.26%) Mentoring
12 140 (17.39%) Integration Testing
13 134 (16.65%) Software Testing
14 130 (16.15%) SQL
14 130 (16.15%) SDLC
15 123 (15.28%) Automated Testing
16 119 (14.78%) WebDriver
17 117 (14.53%) Functional Testing
18 114 (14.16%) Test Management
19 113 (14.04%) Regression Testing
20 112 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
21 103 (12.80%) Scrum
22 102 (12.67%) HP
22 102 (12.67%) Waterfall
23 99 (12.30%) Java
24 95 (11.80%) System Integration Testing
25 92 (11.43%) C#
26 87 (10.81%) Automation Testing
27 83 (10.31%) Manual Testing
28 75 (9.32%) .NET

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 12 (1.49%) SAS
1 12 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 11 (1.37%) WebLogic
3 9 (1.12%) MQSeries
4 5 (0.62%) Confluence
5 3 (0.37%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.25%) IIS
6 2 (0.25%) MTS
7 1 (0.12%) CMS
7 1 (0.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.24%) MS Office
3 8 (0.99%) MS Project
4 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (1.12%) Temenos T24
2 8 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.50%) Primavera
4 1 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.12%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.12%) SaaS
2 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.37%) Internet
3 7 (0.87%) 4G
3 7 (0.87%) GPRS
3 7 (0.87%) GSM
3 7 (0.87%) UMTS
4 5 (0.62%) 2G
4 5 (0.62%) 3G
4 5 (0.62%) VoIP
5 4 (0.50%) 3GPP
5 4 (0.50%) HTTP
5 4 (0.50%) INAP
5 4 (0.50%) M3UA
5 4 (0.50%) SCCP
5 4 (0.50%) SCTP
5 4 (0.50%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (0.50%) SMPP
5 4 (0.50%) TCAP
6 2 (0.25%) DAB
6 2 (0.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.99%) Big Data
5 7 (0.87%) MySQL
6 5 (0.62%) GIS
6 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.25%) DB2
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.12%) MS Access
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 247 (30.68%) Selenium
2 119 (14.78%) WebDriver
3 69 (8.57%) JIRA
4 55 (6.83%) Cucumber
5 50 (6.21%) JMeter
6 47 (5.84%) HP UFT
7 42 (5.22%) SpecFlow
8 40 (4.97%) LoadRunner
9 39 (4.84%) TestNG
10 35 (4.35%) JUnit
11 25 (3.11%) Jenkins
12 20 (2.48%) JBehave
13 19 (2.36%) Appium
13 19 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.99%) NUnit
15 15 (1.86%) SoapUI
16 14 (1.74%) Git (software)
17 13 (1.61%) TeamCity
18 12 (1.49%) Jasmine
19 11 (1.37%) Ranorex
General
1 313 (38.88%) Finance
2 65 (8.07%) Retail
3 55 (6.83%) Banking
4 31 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.86%) Law
7 17 (2.11%) Games
8 15 (1.86%) Publishing
9 10 (1.24%) Advertising
10 8 (0.99%) Legal
11 7 (0.87%) Local Government
11 7 (0.87%) Marketing
12 5 (0.62%) Billing
12 5 (0.62%) Electronics
13 4 (0.50%) Back Office
13 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.37%) Front Office
14 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (9.32%) .NET
2 36 (4.47%) XML
3 28 (3.48%) Web Services
4 23 (2.86%) Middleware
5 20 (2.48%) Gherkin
6 13 (1.61%) HTML
6 13 (1.61%) SOAP
7 10 (1.24%) CSS
8 7 (0.87%) Ajax
9 5 (0.62%) jQuery
10 4 (0.50%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.50%) Flash
10 4 (0.50%) JSON
10 4 (0.50%) RESTful
10 4 (0.50%) WCF
11 2 (0.25%) Android SDK
11 2 (0.25%) EDI
11 2 (0.25%) iOS SDK
11 2 (0.25%) REST
12 1 (0.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 25 (3.11%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.11%) Social Media
4 21 (2.61%) Fintech
5 14 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 8 (0.99%) New Media
8 7 (0.87%) Driving Licence
8 7 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (0.75%) Hedge funds
9 6 (0.75%) PMI
10 5 (0.62%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.50%) EPoS
11 4 (0.50%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.37%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.37%) User Experience
13 2 (0.25%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.58%) Windows
2 24 (2.98%) Unix
3 21 (2.61%) Android
4 20 (2.48%) Linux
5 19 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.25%) Solaris
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (22.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 183 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 179 (22.24%) Test Scripting
5 177 (21.99%) Test Strategy
6 147 (18.26%) Mentoring
7 140 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 134 (16.65%) Software Testing
9 130 (16.15%) SDLC
10 123 (15.28%) Automated Testing
11 117 (14.53%) Functional Testing
12 114 (14.16%) Test Management
13 113 (14.04%) Regression Testing
14 112 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 103 (12.80%) Scrum
16 102 (12.67%) Waterfall
17 95 (11.80%) System Integration Testing
18 87 (10.81%) Automation Testing
19 83 (10.31%) Manual Testing
20 73 (9.07%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (16.15%) SQL
2 99 (12.30%) Java
3 92 (11.43%) C#
4 22 (2.73%) Python
4 22 (2.73%) Ruby
5 18 (2.24%) PL/SQL
6 13 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.24%) Bash Shell
8 8 (0.99%) C
8 8 (0.99%) C++
8 8 (0.99%) PHP
9 7 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.75%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.62%) VB
12 4 (0.50%) VB6
13 1 (0.12%) COBOL
13 1 (0.12%) RPG
Qualifications
1 164 (20.37%) ISEB
2 148 (18.39%) ISTQB
3 51 (6.34%) Degree
4 46 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 27 (3.35%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.87%) CREST Certified
8 7 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (0.12%) GCIA
11 1 (0.12%) GCIH
11 1 (0.12%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (0.12%) PMP
11 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (33.29%) QA
2 10 (1.24%) SLA
3 6 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.62%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.50%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.50%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (0.99%) Docker
2 7 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 37 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.99%) Nagios
3 2 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.12%) DameWare
4 1 (0.12%) Nessus
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 102 (12.67%) HP
2 67 (8.32%) Oracle
3 56 (6.96%) Microsoft
4 31 (3.85%) IBM
5 22 (2.73%) SAP
6 14 (1.74%) Citrix
7 9 (1.12%) Green Hat
7 9 (1.12%) webMethods
8 8 (0.99%) Demandware
8 8 (0.99%) Hitachi
8 8 (0.99%) WorldPay
9 7 (0.87%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.87%) Capita
9 7 (0.87%) VMware
10 5 (0.62%) Dynatrace
10 5 (0.62%) New Relic
11 4 (0.50%) EMC
12 3 (0.37%) Cisco
12 3 (0.37%) Cognizant
13 1 (0.12%) Intel Security
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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