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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 69 72 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 14 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.59% 2.46% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 4
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
867 1086 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.52% 98.82% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 770 921 828
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
York +10 12 £50,000 +42.85%
Middlesbrough +3 2 - -
Test Leader
Yorkshire

Test Leader
Top 12 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
1 12 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (85.71%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (14.29%) Test Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB