The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank 182 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Test Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3619 3409 3984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.01% 94.91% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 2843 3291
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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
Southampton -13 4 £42,500 - 1
Fareham +7 2 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Farnborough - 1 £68,000 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) QA
5 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (25.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Test Management
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Validation
8 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (15.00%) System Testing
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (10.00%) Rational Functional Tester
9 2 (10.00%) TestNG

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (10.00%) JMeter
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) SilkTest
5 2 (10.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (10.00%) TestNG
5 2 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Test Management
5 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) VCP4
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Telelogic
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Mitel
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
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