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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 71 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.79% 0.85% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.88% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £34,918 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.55% -12.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Test Leader
East Midlands

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
751 683 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.82% 97.29% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 627 551 837
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicester -8 1 £40,000 +14.82%
Test Leader
East Midlands

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Leicestershire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft