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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 125 126 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 4 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.59% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.60% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Median salary £47,500 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% +8.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.43%

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
1954 1997 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.26% 97.75% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1713 1571
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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
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 17 January 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 +12 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 16 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 16 (66.67%) HP
2 16 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 16 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Python
3 13 (54.17%) Perl
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Security Testing
5 9 (37.50%) AWK
5 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
7 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
7 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
7 7 (29.17%) Release Management
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) QA
8 5 (20.83%) Selenium
8 5 (20.83%) ISEB
8 5 (20.83%) SaaS
9 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.67%) VBScript
10 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.50%) Robot Framework

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 16 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 3 (12.50%) Robot Framework
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (29.17%) Release Management
5 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.33%) High Availability
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Perl
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) AWK
4 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.67%) VBScript
6 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) HP
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) VocaLink
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