The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank - 91 75
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.091% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.093% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Test Leader
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
915 1076 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.13% 98.09% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 850 919 495
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Leader
Top 8 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Test 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 Leader in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Test 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner