The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 141 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 3 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,954 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.88% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2400 2523 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.58% 95.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2114 2048
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Watford -24 1 £52,500 -
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) EFT
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
2 2 (66.67%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix