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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 152 199 162
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 33 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.99% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 8
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,700 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Winchester +20 14 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Farnborough -15 8 - -
Southampton +7 6 £67,500 +86.20%
Fareham - 2 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 42 (70.00%) Selenium
2 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (46.67%) C#
4 27 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 23 (38.33%) WebDriver
5 23 (38.33%) Finance
6 20 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 19 (31.67%) TDD
8 17 (28.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (26.67%) Test Strategy
9 16 (26.67%) Scrum
10 15 (25.00%) Windows
10 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 15 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
12 12 (20.00%) Social Media
12 12 (20.00%) TestNG
12 12 (20.00%) JUnit
13 11 (18.33%) Performance Testing
13 11 (18.33%) Automation Testing
14 10 (16.67%) Ruby
14 10 (16.67%) BDD
14 10 (16.67%) Bash Shell
14 10 (16.67%) Linux
14 10 (16.67%) ISEB
15 9 (15.00%) Python
15 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
16 8 (13.33%) Web Testing
16 8 (13.33%) Test Management
16 8 (13.33%) FitNesse

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Mingle
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
1 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 42 (70.00%) Selenium
2 23 (38.33%) WebDriver
3 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 12 (20.00%) JUnit
4 12 (20.00%) TestNG
5 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (13.33%) FitNesse
7 7 (11.67%) JMeter
8 6 (10.00%) JIRA
8 6 (10.00%) NUnit
8 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (8.33%) HP UFT
9 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
10 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
11 2 (3.33%) NSubstitute
11 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Military
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CSS
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
1 3 (5.00%) WCF
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Solaris
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 19 (31.67%) TDD
5 17 (28.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (26.67%) Scrum
6 16 (26.67%) Test Strategy
7 15 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
9 11 (18.33%) Automation Testing
9 11 (18.33%) Performance Testing
10 10 (16.67%) BDD
11 8 (13.33%) Test Management
11 8 (13.33%) Web Testing
12 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
13 6 (10.00%) ITIL
13 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
14 5 (8.33%) PRINCE
14 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C#
2 10 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 10 (16.67%) Ruby
3 9 (15.00%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
5 5 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) ISEB
2 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) HP
2 5 (8.33%) Capita
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
Winchester, Hampshire
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