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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 460 479 519
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 150 179 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 116 158 105
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,850 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +29 30 £55,000 -21.42% 4
Brentford - 3 £62,500 -
Twickenham - 3 £62,500 -
Wimbledon -3 1 £70,000 +86.66%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £55,500 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 147 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (50.18%) QA
3 118 (42.29%) Finance
4 82 (29.39%) Selenium
5 78 (27.96%) Test Automation
6 61 (21.86%) TDD
7 60 (21.51%) Test Scripting
8 55 (19.71%) Cucumber
8 55 (19.71%) ISTQB
9 54 (19.35%) Banking
10 53 (19.00%) Scrum
10 53 (19.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 53 (19.00%) SDLC
11 50 (17.92%) HP
12 48 (17.20%) WebDriver
13 46 (16.49%) Manual Testing
13 46 (16.49%) Test Strategy
14 45 (16.13%) Test Management
15 44 (15.77%) JIRA
16 43 (15.41%) SQL
17 41 (14.70%) BDD
18 39 (13.98%) Java
18 39 (13.98%) Oracle
18 39 (13.98%) ISEB
19 38 (13.62%) C#
20 37 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
20 37 (13.26%) Automated Testing
21 36 (12.90%) Waterfall
22 35 (12.54%) Continuous Delivery
23 33 (11.83%) DevOps

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 13 (4.66%) Confluence
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.08%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.08%) CMS
3 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.15%) MS Project
3 5 (1.79%) MS Office
4 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.79%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.36%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.36%) Primavera
3 1 (0.36%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.79%) HTTP
2 3 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) ATM
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.58%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.79%) GIS
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.43%) Big Data
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.08%) MySQL
6 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 82 (29.39%) Selenium
2 55 (19.71%) Cucumber
3 48 (17.20%) WebDriver
4 44 (15.77%) JIRA
5 29 (10.39%) Jenkins
6 26 (9.32%) SpecFlow
7 23 (8.24%) HP UFT
8 22 (7.89%) SoapUI
9 20 (7.17%) TeamCity
10 19 (6.81%) JBehave
11 18 (6.45%) Git (software)
12 16 (5.73%) Appium
13 15 (5.38%) JMeter
14 13 (4.66%) LoadRunner
15 12 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (3.94%) Maven
16 11 (3.94%) Visual Studio
17 8 (2.87%) Mockito
17 8 (2.87%) Moq
17 8 (2.87%) NUnit
General
1 118 (42.29%) Finance
2 54 (19.35%) Banking
3 27 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 20 (7.17%) Retail
5 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.23%) Games
7 4 (1.43%) Law
8 3 (1.08%) Back Office
8 3 (1.08%) Publishing
9 2 (0.72%) Local Government
9 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Marketing
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.83%) Web Services
2 18 (6.45%) XML
3 16 (5.73%) .NET
4 13 (4.66%) HTML
5 12 (4.30%) Gherkin
6 9 (3.23%) SOAP
7 7 (2.51%) RESTful
8 6 (2.15%) Middleware
9 5 (1.79%) Ajax
9 5 (1.79%) Spring
9 5 (1.79%) XBRL
10 4 (1.43%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.08%) Drools
11 3 (1.08%) HTML5
11 3 (1.08%) REST
11 3 (1.08%) WCF
12 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.72%) Guava
12 2 (0.72%) Guice
12 2 (0.72%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.73%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (3.23%) New Media
5 8 (2.87%) Blog
5 8 (2.87%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.15%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.15%) EPoS
7 5 (1.79%) User Experience
8 4 (1.43%) Fintech
8 4 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.08%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Tandem
11 1 (0.36%) Derivative
11 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.96%) Android
1 25 (8.96%) Apple iOS
2 22 (7.89%) Windows
3 11 (3.94%) Linux
4 5 (1.79%) Unix
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (27.96%) Test Automation
3 61 (21.86%) TDD
4 60 (21.51%) Test Scripting
5 53 (19.00%) Scrum
5 53 (19.00%) SDLC
5 53 (19.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 46 (16.49%) Manual Testing
6 46 (16.49%) Test Strategy
7 45 (16.13%) Test Management
8 41 (14.70%) BDD
9 37 (13.26%) Automated Testing
9 37 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (12.90%) Waterfall
11 35 (12.54%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (11.83%) DevOps
13 31 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (10.39%) Defect Management
15 28 (10.04%) Software Testing
16 26 (9.32%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.41%) SQL
2 39 (13.98%) Java
3 38 (13.62%) C#
4 26 (9.32%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.60%) Ruby
6 10 (3.58%) Python
7 7 (2.51%) C
8 6 (2.15%) Groovy
8 6 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.15%) VBScript
9 5 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.79%) VB
10 3 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (0.72%) C++
11 2 (0.72%) VBA
12 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.36%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.36%) PHP
12 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (19.71%) ISTQB
2 39 (13.98%) ISEB
3 16 (5.73%) Degree
4 6 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (50.18%) QA
2 16 (5.73%) SDET
3 5 (1.79%) CRD IV
3 5 (1.79%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (6.45%) Docker
2 5 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (6.45%) Nagios
2 8 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 50 (17.92%) HP
2 39 (13.98%) Oracle
3 21 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.38%) Hitachi
5 11 (3.94%) Cognizant
6 9 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.15%) hybris
7 6 (2.15%) SAP
8 5 (1.79%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.79%) Cognos
8 5 (1.79%) Siebel
9 4 (1.43%) Charles River
9 4 (1.43%) Sun
10 3 (1.08%) Demandware
11 2 (0.72%) Capita
11 2 (0.72%) MEDITECH
12 1 (0.36%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.36%) IBM
12 1 (0.36%) OpenText
12 1 (0.36%) VMware
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £78,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago