The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 79 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 10 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.19% 0.97% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.02% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 6
Median salary £37,700 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.53% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £34,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%
Test Leader
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
824 1369 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.86% 95.27% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1144 853
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 July 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
5 6 (42.86%) Automation Testing
5 6 (42.86%) SDLC
6 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) JMeter
7 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
7 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
8 3 (21.43%) Fintech
8 3 (21.43%) System Testing
8 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) SAP
9 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 2 (14.29%) CGI
9 2 (14.29%) QA
9 2 (14.29%) Migration

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 3 (21.43%) System Testing
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £55-65k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago