The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 67 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.87% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
680 703 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.84% 97.23% 99.43%
Number of salaries quoted 573 597 568
Median salary £37,500 £41,543 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.73% +3.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Loughborough - 2 £47,500 -
Leicester -8 1 £38,000 -15.55%
Test Leader
East Midlands

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Leicestershire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) ISTQB
2 21 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (23.33%) QA
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.67%) SaaS
5 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.67%) QMS
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Magento
6 1 (3.33%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.33%) API Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Protractor
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (3.33%) hybris
6 1 (3.33%) iPad
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.33%) Capybara
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Calabash
6 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) CMS
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (3.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Calabash
2 1 (3.33%) Capybara
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Protractor
2 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
2 1 (3.33%) Robot Framework
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) QMS
3 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (3.33%) API Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) hybris
1 1 (3.33%) SAP