The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Team Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank 228 265 239
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 7 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.043% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.045% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 19
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Team 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5322 6686 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.19% 96.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 5632 5342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Test Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Test Team Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Test Team Leader Salary Trend in the North West

Test Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Team Leader across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Test Team Leader Salary Histogram in the North West

Test Team Leader
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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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
Cheshire - 5 £30,500 -
Manchester +23 2 £41,000 -8.88%
Test Team Leader
England

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Test Team 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 Team Leader in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) Games
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) JTA
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Test Team 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 Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) JTA
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA