The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Test Leader
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
718 677 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.98% 94.42% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 566 605 808
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Leader
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft