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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 78 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.23% - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £40,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.93%
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
825 709 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.93% 95.81% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 710 631 1028
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,047 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago