The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Luton region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 35 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.42% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
198 221 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.84% 90.95% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 163 172 225
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Luton

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Luton region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) QA
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Robot Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) API Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Robot Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Testopia
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
2 3 (42.86%) API Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Practice Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
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