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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 44 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.27% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%

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
342 409 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 93.44% 98.08% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 277 330 356
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Liverpool region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA