The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 533 469 502
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 105 137 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 101 97
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45368 41365 48826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.43% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38150 34593 42529
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 29 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Ealing +11 1 £56,500 -5.83%
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
Brentford - 1 £40,000 -
Harrow - 1 £56,000 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title.

1 108 (47.37%) QA
2 94 (41.23%) Finance
3 80 (35.09%) Test Scripting
4 68 (29.82%) Selenium
5 54 (23.68%) Java
6 48 (21.05%) SQL
7 47 (20.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 47 (20.61%) Performance Testing
7 47 (20.61%) Banking
8 46 (20.18%) Test Automation
9 42 (18.42%) Automated Testing
10 41 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (17.98%) Test Strategy
11 37 (16.23%) HP
11 37 (16.23%) LoadRunner
12 31 (13.60%) Web Services
12 31 (13.60%) Automation Testing
13 30 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
14 29 (12.72%) TDD
15 28 (12.28%) BDD
15 28 (12.28%) Apple iOS
16 26 (11.40%) Retail
17 25 (10.96%) Android
17 25 (10.96%) Mobile App
18 24 (10.53%) SOAP
18 24 (10.53%) ISEB
19 23 (10.09%) Windows
19 23 (10.09%) Oracle
20 21 (9.21%) JUnit
20 21 (9.21%) C#

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (0.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.44%) Node.js
3 1 (0.44%) CMS
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.44%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Intranet
2 1 (0.44%) WAN
2 1 (0.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (4.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.75%) MySQL
4 4 (1.75%) Big Data
5 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.44%) DB2
7 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 68 (29.82%) Selenium
2 37 (16.23%) LoadRunner
3 21 (9.21%) JUnit
3 21 (9.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 21 (9.21%) Cucumber
3 21 (9.21%) SoapUI
4 17 (7.46%) WebDriver
5 15 (6.58%) Calabash
6 13 (5.70%) JIRA
7 12 (5.26%) eggPlant
8 11 (4.82%) Rational Performance Tester
9 9 (3.95%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.95%) JBehave
9 9 (3.95%) JMeter
10 8 (3.51%) FitNesse
10 8 (3.51%) Robotium
11 7 (3.07%) TeamCity
11 7 (3.07%) NUnit
12 6 (2.63%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 94 (41.23%) Finance
2 47 (20.61%) Banking
3 26 (11.40%) Retail
4 12 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.82%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.63%) Front Office
8 5 (2.19%) Billing
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.88%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.60%) Web Services
2 24 (10.53%) SOAP
3 19 (8.33%) REST
4 14 (6.14%) .NET
5 8 (3.51%) XML
6 7 (3.07%) JSF
7 3 (1.32%) HTML
7 3 (1.32%) RESTful
7 3 (1.32%) JSON
8 2 (0.88%) CSS
8 2 (0.88%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.44%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.44%) CGI
9 1 (0.44%) JMS
9 1 (0.44%) HTML5
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.44%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.96%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 14 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.26%) Open Source
5 7 (3.07%) Derivative
6 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (2.19%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.19%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.75%) Equities
8 4 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.32%) Statistics
10 2 (0.88%) Streaming Music
10 2 (0.88%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.88%) Tandem
10 2 (0.88%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.28%) Apple iOS
2 25 (10.96%) Android
3 23 (10.09%) Windows
4 12 (5.26%) Linux
5 8 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.09%) Test Scripting
2 47 (20.61%) User Acceptance Testing
2 47 (20.61%) Performance Testing
3 46 (20.18%) Test Automation
4 42 (18.42%) Automated Testing
5 41 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (17.98%) Test Strategy
6 31 (13.60%) Automation Testing
7 29 (12.72%) TDD
8 28 (12.28%) BDD
9 19 (8.33%) Software Testing
10 18 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (7.02%) Manual Testing
11 16 (7.02%) Load Testing
11 16 (7.02%) E-Commerce
12 13 (5.70%) Test Management
12 13 (5.70%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (5.26%) Scrum
13 12 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (23.68%) Java
2 48 (21.05%) SQL
3 21 (9.21%) C#
4 11 (4.82%) Perl
4 11 (4.82%) Groovy
5 8 (3.51%) Ruby
6 6 (2.63%) Python
7 5 (2.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) C
8 1 (0.44%) C++
8 1 (0.44%) Scala
8 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (10.53%) ISEB
2 21 (9.21%) Degree
3 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.07%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.44%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (47.37%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) XenApp
1 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.44%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 37 (16.23%) HP
2 23 (10.09%) Oracle
3 14 (6.14%) IBM
4 8 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.07%) hybris
6 4 (1.75%) Cognos
7 3 (1.32%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.88%) Google
8 2 (0.88%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.88%) StatPro
8 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.88%) webMethods
9 1 (0.44%) SAP
9 1 (0.44%) Sybase
9 1 (0.44%) Mercator
9 1 (0.44%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.44%) Fundtech
9 1 (0.44%) Cerillion
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