The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Tester
Rank 626 601 658
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 36 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.022% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.023% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 11
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the London region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in London

Lead Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lead Tester Salary Histogram in London

Lead Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 3 £67,500 +58.82%
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Tester in their job title.

1 57 (69.51%) QA
2 33 (40.24%) Software Testing
2 33 (40.24%) Finance
3 29 (35.37%) Performance Testing
4 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (28.05%) SC Cleared
5 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
6 22 (26.83%) ISEB
7 21 (25.61%) Android
7 21 (25.61%) Apple iOS
8 20 (24.39%) Manual Testing
9 19 (23.17%) ISTQB
10 18 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (21.95%) Atlassian
11 17 (20.73%) Selenium
11 17 (20.73%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (20.73%) Java
12 16 (19.51%) Test Strategy
13 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
13 15 (18.29%) Test Management
14 14 (17.07%) Security Testing
14 14 (17.07%) Automated Testing
14 14 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (15.85%) Data Migration
15 13 (15.85%) Non-Functional Testing
15 13 (15.85%) Migration
15 13 (15.85%) SQL
16 12 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 11 (13.41%) Test Scripting
17 11 (13.41%) TDD

Lead Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.10%) Confluence
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Wireshark
1 4 (4.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.66%) MySQL
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (2.44%) Hazelcast
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.44%) DataStage
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.22%) HBase
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Selenium
2 9 (10.98%) JIRA
3 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.10%) JUnit
4 5 (6.10%) WebDriver
4 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.88%) Hudson
5 4 (4.88%) Metasploit
6 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.44%) TestNG
7 2 (2.44%) JMeter
8 1 (1.22%) WebLOAD
8 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.22%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.22%) Calabash
General
1 33 (40.24%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.98%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Retail
5 5 (6.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) JSON
1 9 (10.98%) XML
1 9 (10.98%) RESTful
2 5 (6.10%) Gherkin
3 3 (3.66%) .NET
3 3 (3.66%) LAMP
4 2 (2.44%) REST
4 2 (2.44%) JSF
5 1 (1.22%) Java SE
5 1 (1.22%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.10%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.22%) Derivative
4 1 (1.22%) Animation
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) Android
1 21 (25.61%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.54%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) UNIX
4 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Software Testing
2 29 (35.37%) Performance Testing
3 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (24.39%) Manual Testing
5 18 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (20.73%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (19.51%) Test Strategy
8 15 (18.29%) Test Management
9 14 (17.07%) Security Testing
9 14 (17.07%) Automated Testing
9 14 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (15.85%) Data Migration
10 13 (15.85%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (15.85%) Migration
11 11 (13.41%) Test Scripting
11 11 (13.41%) TDD
12 10 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (10.98%) Information Security
14 8 (9.76%) Automation Testing
14 8 (9.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) Java
2 13 (15.85%) SQL
3 4 (4.88%) C#
3 4 (4.88%) Python
4 3 (3.66%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) Ruby
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) Perl
5 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) SC Cleared
1 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
2 22 (26.83%) ISEB
3 19 (23.17%) ISTQB
4 8 (9.76%) GPEN
4 8 (9.76%) GIAC
4 8 (9.76%) CEH
5 7 (8.54%) OSCP
6 6 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (69.51%) QA
2 12 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (13.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Nessus
2 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (2.44%) Cognos
2 2 (2.44%) Informatica
2 2 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (1.22%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.22%) IBM
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) Charles River
3 1 (1.22%) RIMES
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