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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 555 527 579
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 365 472 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 317 396 324
Median salary £52,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -1 150 £62,500 +19.04% 15
South East +7 86 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Yorkshire +12 42 £48,000 +6.66% 8
North West +37 27 £40,000 +2.56% 5
West Midlands -9 25 £39,000 -8.23% 4
South West +14 17 £37,500 -11.76% 5
East of England +30 9 £45,000 -
East Midlands -4 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Test Leader
UK

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 374 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (36.92%) Finance
3 274 (35.13%) QA
4 228 (29.23%) Selenium
5 196 (25.13%) Test Automation
6 181 (23.21%) Test Scripting
7 175 (22.44%) ISTQB
8 171 (21.92%) ISEB
9 165 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 155 (19.87%) Test Strategy
11 150 (19.23%) Mentoring
12 148 (18.97%) SDLC
13 136 (17.44%) Integration Testing
14 125 (16.03%) Automated Testing
15 123 (15.77%) Regression Testing
16 119 (15.26%) WebDriver
17 117 (15.00%) Functional Testing
17 117 (15.00%) Software Testing
18 116 (14.87%) SQL
19 111 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
20 106 (13.59%) System Integration Testing
21 101 (12.95%) Java
22 99 (12.69%) C#
23 97 (12.44%) HP
24 93 (11.92%) Manual Testing
25 91 (11.67%) Scrum
26 86 (11.03%) Waterfall
27 81 (10.38%) Test Management
27 81 (10.38%) TDD
28 76 (9.74%) Automation 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 15 (1.92%) Confluence
2 12 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 6 (0.77%) SAS
5 4 (0.51%) IIS
6 3 (0.38%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.26%) MTS
7 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.13%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
8 1 (0.13%) JBoss
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.18%) MS Office
3 12 (1.54%) MS Project
4 7 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.77%) Primavera
5 3 (0.38%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.13%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.03%) SaaS
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.03%) Internet
3 7 (0.90%) 2G
3 7 (0.90%) 3G
3 7 (0.90%) 4G
3 7 (0.90%) GSM
3 7 (0.90%) HTTP
3 7 (0.90%) UMTS
4 6 (0.77%) SCCP
4 6 (0.77%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (0.64%) GPRS
5 5 (0.64%) VoIP
6 4 (0.51%) 3GPP
6 4 (0.51%) INAP
6 4 (0.51%) M3UA
6 4 (0.51%) SCTP
6 4 (0.51%) SMPP
6 4 (0.51%) TCAP
7 2 (0.26%) LTE
7 2 (0.26%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (1.03%) MySQL
4 7 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.64%) Big Data
5 5 (0.64%) GIS
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.13%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.13%) DB2
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 228 (29.23%) Selenium
2 119 (15.26%) WebDriver
3 69 (8.85%) JIRA
4 64 (8.21%) JMeter
5 57 (7.31%) Cucumber
6 47 (6.03%) SoapUI
7 39 (5.00%) HP UFT
7 39 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 39 (5.00%) LoadRunner
8 38 (4.87%) SpecFlow
9 35 (4.49%) JUnit
10 32 (4.10%) TestNG
11 27 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (2.95%) Appium
12 23 (2.95%) NUnit
13 21 (2.69%) JBehave
13 21 (2.69%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.41%) Jasmine
15 10 (1.28%) Ranorex
15 10 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 288 (36.92%) Finance
2 63 (8.08%) Retail
3 50 (6.41%) Banking
4 24 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.44%) Games
6 17 (2.18%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.67%) Publishing
8 12 (1.54%) Law
9 11 (1.41%) Electronics
10 6 (0.77%) Back Office
10 6 (0.77%) Billing
10 6 (0.77%) Local Government
10 6 (0.77%) Marketing
11 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Advertising
12 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.38%) Legal
13 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (8.33%) .NET
2 37 (4.74%) Web Services
3 30 (3.85%) XML
4 25 (3.21%) SOAP
5 18 (2.31%) Gherkin
6 17 (2.18%) HTML
7 15 (1.92%) REST
8 13 (1.67%) Middleware
9 10 (1.28%) CSS
10 9 (1.15%) Ajax
11 7 (0.90%) RESTful
12 6 (0.77%) Spring
13 5 (0.64%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.64%) Java EE
13 5 (0.64%) jQuery
14 4 (0.51%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.51%) Flash
14 4 (0.51%) JMS
14 4 (0.51%) WCF
14 4 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.10%) Mobile App
3 23 (2.95%) Social Media
4 18 (2.31%) Virtual Team
5 17 (2.18%) Fintech
6 16 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.03%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.77%) Driving Licence
10 6 (0.77%) EPoS
10 6 (0.77%) PMI
11 5 (0.64%) New Media
11 5 (0.64%) User Experience
12 4 (0.51%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.51%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.26%) NHS
13 2 (0.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.54%) Windows
2 31 (3.97%) Android
3 30 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.31%) Unix
5 16 (2.05%) Linux
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (25.13%) Test Automation
3 181 (23.21%) Test Scripting
4 165 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 155 (19.87%) Test Strategy
6 150 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 148 (18.97%) SDLC
8 136 (17.44%) Integration Testing
9 125 (16.03%) Automated Testing
10 123 (15.77%) Regression Testing
11 117 (15.00%) Functional Testing
11 117 (15.00%) Software Testing
12 111 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 106 (13.59%) System Integration Testing
14 93 (11.92%) Manual Testing
15 91 (11.67%) Scrum
16 86 (11.03%) Waterfall
17 81 (10.38%) TDD
17 81 (10.38%) Test Management
18 76 (9.74%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (14.87%) SQL
2 101 (12.95%) Java
3 99 (12.69%) C#
4 35 (4.49%) Python
5 28 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 24 (3.08%) Ruby
7 14 (1.79%) C++
8 12 (1.54%) C
9 11 (1.41%) PHP
9 11 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.90%) VB
11 6 (0.77%) Groovy
12 5 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.64%) VB6
13 3 (0.38%) Perl
13 3 (0.38%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.26%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.26%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 175 (22.44%) ISTQB
2 171 (21.92%) ISEB
3 56 (7.18%) Degree
4 45 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (0.77%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.64%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.26%) PMP
11 1 (0.13%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (0.13%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.13%) GCIA
11 1 (0.13%) GCIH
11 1 (0.13%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (35.13%) QA
2 10 (1.28%) SLA
3 7 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.64%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.51%) SDET
6 2 (0.26%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.13%) ISO20022
System Software
1 17 (2.18%) Docker
2 6 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 29 (3.72%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.18%) Nagios
3 2 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.13%) Nessus
4 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (12.44%) HP
2 62 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.69%) Oracle
4 21 (2.69%) IBM
5 17 (2.18%) SAP
6 14 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 14 (1.79%) Hitachi
7 10 (1.28%) Demandware
8 9 (1.15%) EMC
9 8 (1.03%) WorldPay
10 7 (0.90%) Citrix
11 6 (0.77%) Capita
11 6 (0.77%) Serena
12 5 (0.64%) Rally
13 4 (0.51%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.38%) Green Hat
14 3 (0.38%) VMware
14 3 (0.38%) webMethods
15 2 (0.26%) Atmel
15 2 (0.26%) New Relic
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30573 - £35668 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Very competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + EXCEPTIONAL BENEFITS!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: competitive salary on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous pension & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 12% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + negotiable, excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum Plus Car or Car Allowance + bonus (Circa £60,0
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sqs Group (Uk) Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
EMBS
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum Agenda for Change Pay Bamd 7
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 17 days ago