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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.39% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 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
274 191 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.47% 91.83% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 241 161 181
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,734 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Luton

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Luton region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) QA
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Web Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Robot Framework
3 5 (62.50%) API Testing
3 5 (62.50%) iPad
3 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) FMCG
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP

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 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Web Testing
2 5 (62.50%) API Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA