The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 504 505 548
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 124 165 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 104 140 128
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Test Leader
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in London

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in London

Test Leader
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +17 20 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Croydon - 4 £48,750 - 1
Harrow +8 2 - -
Twickenham - 1 £62,500 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 134 (54.25%) QA
2 118 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (37.25%) Finance
4 78 (31.58%) Selenium
5 58 (23.48%) Test Strategy
6 52 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 50 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 50 (20.24%) Test Scripting
8 49 (19.84%) HP
9 48 (19.43%) ISTQB
10 43 (17.41%) WebDriver
11 41 (16.60%) TDD
12 39 (15.79%) Test Management
13 37 (14.98%) ISEB
14 35 (14.17%) Waterfall
15 34 (13.77%) Retail
16 33 (13.36%) Manual Testing
16 33 (13.36%) .NET
16 33 (13.36%) SDLC
17 32 (12.96%) SQL
17 32 (12.96%) Java
18 31 (12.55%) Oracle
18 31 (12.55%) Defect Management
18 31 (12.55%) SpecFlow
19 29 (11.74%) Scrum
20 28 (11.34%) Banking
20 28 (11.34%) Functional Testing
20 28 (11.34%) Cucumber
21 27 (10.93%) Mentoring
21 27 (10.93%) Analytical Skills

Test Leader 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 9 (3.64%) Confluence
2 7 (2.83%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.83%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.40%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) MTS
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Project
3 2 (0.81%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.81%) Primavera
3 1 (0.40%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.40%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.83%) Internet
2 4 (1.62%) 2G
2 4 (1.62%) 3G
2 4 (1.62%) 3GPP
2 4 (1.62%) 4G
2 4 (1.62%) GPRS
2 4 (1.62%) GSM
2 4 (1.62%) HTTP
2 4 (1.62%) INAP
2 4 (1.62%) M3UA
2 4 (1.62%) SCCP
2 4 (1.62%) SCTP
2 4 (1.62%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (1.62%) SMPP
2 4 (1.62%) TCAP
2 4 (1.62%) UMTS
2 4 (1.62%) VoIP
3 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) ATM
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.02%) GIS
2 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.21%) Big Data
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (31.58%) Selenium
2 43 (17.41%) WebDriver
3 31 (12.55%) SpecFlow
4 28 (11.34%) Cucumber
5 25 (10.12%) JIRA
6 16 (6.48%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.67%) JBehave
7 14 (5.67%) JMeter
7 14 (5.67%) LoadRunner
7 14 (5.67%) TeamCity
8 12 (4.86%) Jasmine
9 11 (4.45%) HP UFT
10 10 (4.05%) Appium
11 6 (2.43%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.62%) Calabash
12 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.62%) Ranorex
12 4 (1.62%) Robot Framework
12 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (37.25%) Finance
2 34 (13.77%) Retail
3 28 (11.34%) Banking
4 14 (5.67%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.45%) Law
7 7 (2.83%) Games
8 6 (2.43%) Local Government
8 6 (2.43%) Publishing
9 4 (1.62%) Legal
10 3 (1.21%) Advertising
11 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.81%) Front Office
12 1 (0.40%) Back Office
12 1 (0.40%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) Marketing
12 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.36%) .NET
2 9 (3.64%) Web Services
3 7 (2.83%) Gherkin
3 7 (2.83%) XML
4 6 (2.43%) SOAP
5 4 (1.62%) WCF
6 3 (1.21%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.21%) HTML
7 2 (0.81%) Android SDK
7 2 (0.81%) iOS SDK
7 2 (0.81%) JSON
7 2 (0.81%) RESTful
8 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.40%) CSS
8 1 (0.40%) Grails
8 1 (0.40%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.40%) J2EE
8 1 (0.40%) Spring
8 1 (0.40%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.31%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.45%) Fintech
4 8 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.43%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.43%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.43%) New Media
7 5 (2.02%) EPoS
7 5 (2.02%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.62%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.40%) Derivative
11 1 (0.40%) Life Science
11 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.40%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) NPfIT
11 1 (0.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.29%) Android
1 18 (7.29%) Apple iOS
2 13 (5.26%) Windows
3 11 (4.45%) Linux
4 3 (1.21%) Unix
4 3 (1.21%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.77%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (23.48%) Test Strategy
3 52 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 50 (20.24%) Test Scripting
4 50 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 41 (16.60%) TDD
6 39 (15.79%) Test Management
7 35 (14.17%) Waterfall
8 33 (13.36%) Manual Testing
8 33 (13.36%) SDLC
9 31 (12.55%) Defect Management
10 29 (11.74%) Scrum
11 28 (11.34%) Functional Testing
12 27 (10.93%) Mentoring
13 25 (10.12%) Automation Testing
13 25 (10.12%) BDD
13 25 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (9.72%) Performance Testing
15 23 (9.31%) Automated Testing
15 23 (9.31%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.96%) Java
1 32 (12.96%) SQL
2 24 (9.72%) C#
3 11 (4.45%) Ruby
4 8 (3.24%) Python
5 7 (2.83%) C
6 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.21%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.40%) C++
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.40%) Perl
9 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (19.43%) ISTQB
2 37 (14.98%) ISEB
3 14 (5.67%) Degree
4 12 (4.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.40%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.40%) GCIA
8 1 (0.40%) GCIH
8 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.40%) PMP
8 1 (0.40%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (54.25%) QA
2 6 (2.43%) SLA
3 5 (2.02%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) HL7
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.40%) ISO20022
System Software
1 14 (5.67%) Docker
2 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Snort
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (5.67%) Nagios
2 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 49 (19.84%) HP
2 31 (12.55%) Oracle
3 18 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.86%) Hitachi
4 12 (4.86%) SAP
5 9 (3.64%) IBM
6 8 (3.24%) Citrix
7 7 (2.83%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.43%) Capita
9 5 (2.02%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.81%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.81%) Demandware
11 1 (0.40%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.40%) hybris
11 1 (0.40%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.40%) OpenText
11 1 (0.40%) Siebel
11 1 (0.40%) VMware
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Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Wipro
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55,000 - £78,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £300 - £375 per day
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Salary: £50 to 80k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £46000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
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