The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 74 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.28% 0.26% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Average salary £47,500 £36,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.25% +26.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
Test Leader
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 366 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.32% 93.85% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 629 341 432
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Northampton

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Leader
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
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