The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.02% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Test Leader
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 283 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.47% 99.30% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 162 237 209
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Gloucester

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Liquibase
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Google