The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Lead Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Tester
Rank 556 635 647
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 25 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.064% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.066% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 23
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Lead Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33674 42112 43698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28710 35811 37120
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Lead Tester in the job title.

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 4 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
City of London +44 14 £46,000 -
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Lead Tester 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 London region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 33 (71.74%) QA
2 30 (65.22%) Software Testing
2 30 (65.22%) SQL
3 29 (63.04%) Selenium
4 27 (58.70%) Test Management
5 22 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (47.83%) XML
5 22 (47.83%) ISEB
6 21 (45.65%) ISTQB
6 21 (45.65%) Finance
6 21 (45.65%) Test Automation
6 21 (45.65%) Relational Database
6 21 (45.65%) Defect Management
7 18 (39.13%) CRM
8 17 (36.96%) Oracle
8 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
8 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (36.96%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (34.78%) MS Project
9 16 (34.78%) MS Office
9 16 (34.78%) Siebel
9 16 (34.78%) MS Visio
9 16 (34.78%) Sun
9 16 (34.78%) HP
9 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
9 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (28.26%) BDD
11 12 (26.09%) WebDriver

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (10.87%) CMS
1 5 (10.87%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (10.87%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Office
1 16 (34.78%) MS Project
1 16 (34.78%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) Wireless
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) Relational Database
2 16 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (63.04%) Selenium
2 12 (26.09%) WebDriver
3 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
3 9 (19.57%) SoapUI
4 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.87%) Capybara
5 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.87%) JMeter
5 5 (10.87%) WATIR
6 4 (8.70%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) NUnit
6 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.35%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
8 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.17%) JUnit
8 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) XML
2 7 (15.22%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) SOAP
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.04%) Blog
3 6 (13.04%) Life Science
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Android
1 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Software Testing
2 27 (58.70%) Test Management
3 22 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (45.65%) Defect Management
4 21 (45.65%) Test Automation
5 18 (39.13%) CRM
6 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
7 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (28.26%) BDD
9 9 (19.57%) Performance Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Coaching
11 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Scrum
11 7 (15.22%) TDD
12 6 (13.04%) Agile Testing
12 6 (13.04%) API Testing
12 6 (13.04%) Context-Driven Testing
12 6 (13.04%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) ISEB
2 21 (45.65%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) CREST Certified
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (2.17%) SANS
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (71.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) HP
2 16 (34.78%) Siebel
2 16 (34.78%) Sun
3 5 (10.87%) Sitecore
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.17%) ATG
6 1 (2.17%) Demandware
6 1 (2.17%) hybris
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago