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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Tester
Rank 632 642 671
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 26 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.047% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.049% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 40
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.28%
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
40374 42662 47687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.80% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35018 35907 39435
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +63 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) QA
3 16 (40.00%) Selenium
4 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (35.00%) Java
5 13 (32.50%) BDD
6 12 (30.00%) Finance
7 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
8 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 9 (22.50%) Scrum
9 9 (22.50%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (20.00%) Gherkin
10 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Groovy
11 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
11 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
11 7 (17.50%) Defect Management
12 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
12 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
12 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
12 6 (15.00%) HP
12 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
12 6 (15.00%) SEO
13 5 (12.50%) Project Management
13 5 (12.50%) JMeter
13 5 (12.50%) C#
13 5 (12.50%) .NET

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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
1 3 (7.50%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Selenium
2 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
3 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (12.50%) JIRA
5 5 (12.50%) JMeter
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
6 2 (5.00%) NeoLoad
6 2 (5.00%) NUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Appium
7 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.50%) RSpec
7 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.50%) WATIR
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 8 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Android
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) BDD
3 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 8 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Defect Management
6 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
7 6 (15.00%) SEO
7 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
8 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 5 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) TDD
9 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) Groovy
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) Ruby
5 4 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) CREST Certified
4 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 3 (7.50%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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