The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 79 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 8 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.83% - 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.03%
Test Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
927 759 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.36% 95.83% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 810 667 923
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £56,750 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £42,500 -
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Investment Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £37,000 to £70,000 per annum (depending on years experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago