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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 124 144 143
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 5
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +10.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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
1978 2177 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.68% 97.14% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1837 1616
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Harpenden - 3 £47,500 -
Watford +1 2 £72,500 +31.81%
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £55,000 -
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) QA
4 11 (44.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle
5 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (40.00%) HP
5 10 (40.00%) LoadRunner
6 9 (36.00%) Python
6 9 (36.00%) Perl
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Security Testing
8 7 (28.00%) AWK
8 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (24.00%) Selenium
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (24.00%) SaaS
9 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
10 5 (20.00%) SDLC
10 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
11 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (16.00%) ISEB
11 4 (16.00%) Robot Framework
12 3 (12.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software

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 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (24.00%) Selenium
3 4 (16.00%) Robot Framework
4 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.00%) JBehave
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Security Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Defect Management
8 3 (12.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) Test Management
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) AWK
4 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) VocaLink
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