The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Test Leader
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 139 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 96.93% 93.29% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 155 131 158
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Leader
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA