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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank 88 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 8 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.76% - 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% - 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1013 876 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.20% 95.11% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 858 769 746
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 January 2015. 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 £42,500 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £37,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £42,500 -
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Test Strategy
2 9 (56.25%) Investment Management
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) MySQL
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) ISEB
7 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) JSF
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (6.25%) ISTQB

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Liquibase
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Test Strategy
2 9 (56.25%) Investment Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Google
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