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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank 174 165 189
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 14 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 0.64% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.67% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,800 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
3450 3711 3438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.89% 94.77% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3222 2877
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Southampton -3 6 £45,000 -7.21%
Fareham - 3 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £55,000 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (36.36%) QA
4 7 (31.82%) Selenium
5 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (27.27%) Telelogic
5 6 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) Ant
6 5 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Maven
6 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
7 4 (18.18%) Validation
7 4 (18.18%) TestDirector
7 4 (18.18%) Avionics
7 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) C
7 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) ISEB
8 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Ant
3 5 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
4 4 (18.18%) TestDirector
5 1 (4.55%) QUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Avionics
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Feature Driven Development
5 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Telelogic
2 2 (9.09%) Capita
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) SAP