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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
England / London
Rank 452 505 493
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 128 127 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 110 102
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,326 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,300 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.43%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +43 42 £52,500 -0.94% 4
Westminster - 2 £62,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £36,500 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 London region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 153 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (42.49%) QA
3 101 (37.00%) Finance
4 88 (32.23%) Selenium
5 86 (31.50%) Test Automation
6 81 (29.67%) Test Scripting
7 65 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 63 (23.08%) ISEB
9 62 (22.71%) Test Management
10 60 (21.98%) ISTQB
11 58 (21.25%) TDD
12 57 (20.88%) Java
12 57 (20.88%) SQL
13 56 (20.51%) Banking
14 55 (20.15%) Scrum
15 51 (18.68%) Cucumber
16 49 (17.95%) BDD
16 49 (17.95%) C#
17 46 (16.85%) SDLC
18 45 (16.48%) Test Strategy
19 43 (15.75%) JIRA
20 42 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
21 39 (14.29%) Software Testing
22 38 (13.92%) HP
22 38 (13.92%) E-Commerce
23 35 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
24 34 (12.45%) WebDriver
25 33 (12.09%) Investment Banking
25 33 (12.09%) Microsoft
26 32 (11.72%) Business Intelligence

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 11 (4.03%) Confluence
2 9 (3.30%) Apache
3 5 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.73%) CMS
6 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.37%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.40%) MS Office
2 12 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.83%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.10%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.73%) HFM
4 2 (0.73%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.37%) Magento
5 1 (0.37%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.10%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.76%) MySQL
5 12 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.56%) QlikView
8 6 (2.20%) Big Data
8 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.47%) GIS
11 2 (0.73%) Power BI
12 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 88 (32.23%) Selenium
2 51 (18.68%) Cucumber
3 43 (15.75%) JIRA
4 34 (12.45%) WebDriver
5 28 (10.26%) HP UFT
6 27 (9.89%) SoapUI
7 24 (8.79%) Git (software)
8 23 (8.42%) LoadRunner
8 23 (8.42%) SpecFlow
9 17 (6.23%) Jenkins
9 17 (6.23%) JMeter
10 13 (4.76%) Maven
11 12 (4.40%) Appium
12 9 (3.30%) Visual Studio
13 8 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.93%) YouTrack
14 6 (2.20%) Mockito
14 6 (2.20%) Moq
14 6 (2.20%) NUnit
15 5 (1.83%) WATIR
General
1 101 (37.00%) Finance
2 56 (20.51%) Banking
3 33 (12.09%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.86%) Legal
5 15 (5.49%) Law
5 15 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.93%) Retail
7 3 (1.10%) Military
8 2 (0.73%) Front Office
8 2 (0.73%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.26%) Web Services
2 22 (8.06%) Gherkin
3 21 (7.69%) .NET
3 21 (7.69%) XML
4 15 (5.49%) SOAP
5 10 (3.66%) HTML
6 8 (2.93%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.83%) Ajax
7 5 (1.83%) Middleware
7 5 (1.83%) RESTful
7 5 (1.83%) XBRL
8 4 (1.47%) Android SDK
8 4 (1.47%) Drools
8 4 (1.47%) HTML5
8 4 (1.47%) iOS SDK
8 4 (1.47%) Spring
8 4 (1.47%) Velocity
9 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.10%) Node.js
9 3 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.16%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.23%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.13%) New Media
5 8 (2.93%) Blog
6 6 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.83%) Fintech
7 5 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.83%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.10%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.10%) User Experience
9 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.73%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.37%) Robotics
10 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.06%) Linux
2 16 (5.86%) Android
2 16 (5.86%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.13%) Windows
4 2 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (31.50%) Test Automation
3 81 (29.67%) Test Scripting
4 65 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 62 (22.71%) Test Management
6 58 (21.25%) TDD
7 55 (20.15%) Scrum
8 49 (17.95%) BDD
9 46 (16.85%) SDLC
10 45 (16.48%) Test Strategy
11 39 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 38 (13.92%) E-Commerce
13 35 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (11.36%) Automated Testing
15 31 (11.36%) Defect Management
15 31 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
16 25 (9.16%) Manual Testing
16 25 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (9.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.88%) Java
1 57 (20.88%) SQL
2 49 (17.95%) C#
3 26 (9.52%) Ruby
4 24 (8.79%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.59%) Python
6 13 (4.76%) C++
7 9 (3.30%) C
8 8 (2.93%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.93%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.56%) Groovy
9 7 (2.56%) VBA
10 5 (1.83%) Scala
10 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.83%) VB
10 5 (1.83%) VBScript
11 4 (1.47%) Perl
11 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (23.08%) ISEB
2 60 (21.98%) ISTQB
3 17 (6.23%) Degree
4 5 (1.83%) CHECK Team Leader
4 5 (1.83%) CISSP
4 5 (1.83%) CREST Certified
4 5 (1.83%) GIAC
4 5 (1.83%) GPEN
4 5 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.83%) OSCP
5 3 (1.10%) ACCA
5 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (42.49%) QA
2 22 (8.06%) SDET
3 5 (1.83%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.47%) Docker
2 3 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (6.59%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (13.92%) HP
2 33 (12.09%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.52%) Oracle
4 16 (5.86%) Siebel
5 14 (5.13%) Sun
6 13 (4.76%) SAP
7 10 (3.66%) Cognizant
8 9 (3.30%) Charles River
9 6 (2.20%) hybris
10 5 (1.83%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.83%) Citrix
10 5 (1.83%) Cognos
11 4 (1.47%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.10%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.10%) VMware
13 1 (0.37%) ATG
13 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.37%) Hitachi
13 1 (0.37%) Reuters
13 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Full package & Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 27 days ago