The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 121 150 145
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,600 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £46,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Test Leader
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1885 2317 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.16% 96.58% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 2001 1863
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +23 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £48,750 -
Harpenden - 1 - -
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Test Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 7 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) AWK
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Security Testing

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
2 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) AWK
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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