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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 186 177 192
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 10 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.25% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 10
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
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
3770 3624 4059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.75% 95.07% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 3116 3505
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 - 5 £45,000 -
Southampton -6 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Gosport - 2 - -
Andover - 1 £25,000 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 20 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (25.00%) ISEB
5 9 (25.00%) Test Management
6 8 (22.22%) QA
7 7 (19.44%) Selenium
7 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) .NET
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
10 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Degree
10 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 4 (11.11%) Back Office
10 4 (11.11%) C#
10 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
10 4 (11.11%) Windows
11 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.33%) Tivoli

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Selenium
2 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
3 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (5.56%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.78%) WinRunner
5 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) Behat
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) JSP
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (25.00%) Test Management
3 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
3 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 3 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
8 2 (5.56%) System Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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