The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank - 86 75
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
Test Leader
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
649 846 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.58% 96.25% 93.46%
Number of salaries quoted 569 696 607
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jMock
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 2 (66.67%) EasyMock
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) QALoad
2 2 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (66.67%) TestPartner
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) CMMI
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jMock
2 2 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (66.67%) QALoad
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) TestPartner
2 2 (66.67%) EasyMock
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CMMI
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss