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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 471 512 516
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 128 154 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 126 89
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
33777 41677 43212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.20% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28751 35467 36714
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +32 35 £50,000 -5.66% 4
Westminster - 2 £62,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £36,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £70,000 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 150 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (47.10%) QA
3 121 (43.84%) Finance
4 94 (34.06%) Selenium
4 94 (34.06%) Test Automation
5 69 (25.00%) TDD
6 64 (23.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 61 (22.10%) Cucumber
8 59 (21.38%) Test Scripting
9 58 (21.01%) Scrum
10 56 (20.29%) Banking
11 54 (19.57%) Java
12 52 (18.84%) ISEB
12 52 (18.84%) Test Management
12 52 (18.84%) ISTQB
12 52 (18.84%) SDLC
13 51 (18.48%) SQL
13 51 (18.48%) HP
14 50 (18.12%) C#
15 49 (17.75%) BDD
16 45 (16.30%) WebDriver
17 43 (15.58%) JIRA
18 40 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (13.41%) Automated Testing
19 37 (13.41%) Software Testing
20 36 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
21 34 (12.32%) Manual Testing
21 34 (12.32%) Continuous Delivery
22 33 (11.96%) Investment Banking
22 33 (11.96%) E-Commerce

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 15 (5.43%) Confluence
2 5 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (1.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.72%) Apache
5 2 (0.72%) CMS
5 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.99%) MS Office
3 10 (3.62%) MS Project
3 10 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.81%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) HFM
4 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.07%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.99%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.17%) MySQL
6 5 (1.81%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.09%) Big Data
8 3 (1.09%) QlikView
9 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 94 (34.06%) Selenium
2 61 (22.10%) Cucumber
3 45 (16.30%) WebDriver
4 43 (15.58%) JIRA
5 27 (9.78%) SoapUI
6 25 (9.06%) Git (software)
7 24 (8.70%) HP UFT
7 24 (8.70%) Jenkins
8 22 (7.97%) Appium
8 22 (7.97%) SpecFlow
9 19 (6.88%) JMeter
10 14 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (5.07%) Visual Studio
11 13 (4.71%) Maven
12 12 (4.35%) LoadRunner
13 10 (3.62%) TeamCity
14 9 (3.26%) JBehave
15 8 (2.90%) Mockito
15 8 (2.90%) Moq
15 8 (2.90%) YouTrack
General
1 121 (43.84%) Finance
2 56 (20.29%) Banking
3 33 (11.96%) Investment Banking
4 15 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.90%) Retail
6 5 (1.81%) Law
7 4 (1.45%) Legal
8 3 (1.09%) Back Office
8 3 (1.09%) Games
8 3 (1.09%) Military
9 2 (0.72%) Front Office
9 2 (0.72%) Publishing
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Marketing
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.23%) Web Services
2 23 (8.33%) XML
3 19 (6.88%) .NET
4 17 (6.16%) Gherkin
5 14 (5.07%) HTML
5 14 (5.07%) SOAP
6 9 (3.26%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.54%) RESTful
8 6 (2.17%) Middleware
8 6 (2.17%) Spring
9 5 (1.81%) Ajax
9 5 (1.81%) XBRL
10 4 (1.45%) Android SDK
10 4 (1.45%) Drools
10 4 (1.45%) HTML5
10 4 (1.45%) iOS SDK
10 4 (1.45%) REST
10 4 (1.45%) Velocity
11 3 (1.09%) Node.js
11 3 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.71%) New Media
4 10 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.90%) Blog
5 8 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.54%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.81%) Fintech
7 5 (1.81%) User Experience
8 4 (1.45%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.72%) Tandem
10 1 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.36%) EPoS
10 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.36%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.33%) Android
1 23 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 15 (5.43%) Windows
3 14 (5.07%) Linux
4 4 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (34.06%) Test Automation
3 69 (25.00%) TDD
4 64 (23.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 59 (21.38%) Test Scripting
6 58 (21.01%) Scrum
7 52 (18.84%) SDLC
7 52 (18.84%) Test Management
8 49 (17.75%) BDD
9 37 (13.41%) Automated Testing
9 37 (13.41%) Software Testing
10 36 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (12.32%) Continuous Delivery
11 34 (12.32%) Manual Testing
12 33 (11.96%) E-Commerce
13 32 (11.59%) Test Strategy
14 31 (11.23%) Waterfall
15 27 (9.78%) Defect Management
15 27 (9.78%) Functional Testing
16 25 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.57%) Java
2 51 (18.48%) SQL
3 50 (18.12%) C#
4 31 (11.23%) Ruby
5 30 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.25%) Python
7 9 (3.26%) Groovy
8 7 (2.54%) VBA
9 6 (2.17%) C++
9 6 (2.17%) Perl
9 6 (2.17%) VBScript
10 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.81%) VB
11 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.09%) C
12 3 (1.09%) Scala
13 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (18.84%) ISEB
1 52 (18.84%) ISTQB
2 18 (6.52%) Degree
3 3 (1.09%) CHECK Team Leader
3 3 (1.09%) CISSP
3 3 (1.09%) CREST Certified
3 3 (1.09%) GIAC
3 3 (1.09%) GPEN
3 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.09%) OSCP
3 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) ACCA
4 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (47.10%) QA
2 24 (8.70%) SDET
3 5 (1.81%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.36%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (3.99%) Docker
2 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.90%) Nagios
3 5 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (18.48%) HP
2 31 (11.23%) Oracle
3 29 (10.51%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.43%) Siebel
5 12 (4.35%) Sun
6 10 (3.62%) Cognizant
7 9 (3.26%) Charles River
8 6 (2.17%) hybris
9 5 (1.81%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.81%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.81%) Cognos
9 5 (1.81%) Hitachi
9 5 (1.81%) SAP
10 3 (1.09%) Citrix
10 3 (1.09%) VMware
11 2 (0.72%) MEDITECH
12 1 (0.36%) ATG
12 1 (0.36%) Demandware
12 1 (0.36%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.36%) OpenText
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
MI5
Salary: £42,753 to £45,898
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus, 5% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 13 days ago