The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 137 138 157
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 26 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 1.44% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.47% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 24
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +2.35%
Test Leader
West Yorkshire

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
2799 3262 3597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.00% 97.87% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2568 2879
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Leeds region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 41 (68.33%) Finance
2 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) Regression Testing
3 25 (41.67%) ISEB
4 21 (35.00%) SDLC
4 21 (35.00%) Integration Testing
5 20 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 20 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 18 (30.00%) ISTQB
7 17 (28.33%) Automated Testing
8 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
10 14 (23.33%) Functional Testing
11 11 (18.33%) Project Management
11 11 (18.33%) Retail
11 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
12 10 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 9 (15.00%) Degree
14 8 (13.33%) QA
14 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (11.67%) Test Planning
15 7 (11.67%) Matrix Organization
15 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
15 7 (11.67%) Java
16 6 (10.00%) C#
16 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
16 6 (10.00%) Python
16 6 (10.00%) Test Management

Test Leader 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:

Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.67%) Selenium
3 3 (5.00%) SilkTest
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Appium
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (68.33%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) REST
1 3 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Regression Testing
3 21 (35.00%) Integration Testing
3 21 (35.00%) SDLC
4 20 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 20 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 17 (28.33%) Automated Testing
7 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (23.33%) Functional Testing
10 11 (18.33%) Project Management
10 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.67%) Test Strategy
12 7 (11.67%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
12 7 (11.67%) Test Planning
13 6 (10.00%) Test Management
14 5 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) C#
2 6 (10.00%) Python
3 5 (8.33%) Ruby
3 5 (8.33%) SQL
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) ISEB
2 18 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.00%) Degree
4 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
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