The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 60 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 9 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.76% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.55% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 10
Median salary £39,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
489 711 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.69% 98.61% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 307 608 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

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 Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Northampton region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 13 (100.00%) System Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 13 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 13 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 13 (100.00%) Coaching

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Coaching
1 13 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 13 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (100.00%) System Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft