The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Lead Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Tester
Rank 152 182 180
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.12% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2578 3123 3203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.91% 96.99% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2234 2628 2594
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Lead Tester in the job title.

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the Leeds region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in Leeds

Lead Tester
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Lead Tester Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Lead Tester 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 Leeds region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Load Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Coaching
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (22.22%) ISEB
8 4 (22.22%) JMeter
8 4 (22.22%) IIS
9 3 (16.67%) SOA
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
10 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
10 2 (11.11%) Line Management
10 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle
10 2 (11.11%) Selenium
10 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Test Automation

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
3 9 (50.00%) Coaching
3 9 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (22.22%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle