The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 58 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.61% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Test Leader
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
514 295 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 91.79% 98.33% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 337 242 324
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Liverpool

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Liverpool region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) API Testing
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) System Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
3 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) API Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) System Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA