The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 114 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.12% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1550 1717 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.33% 96.19% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1481 1251
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 £23,500 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Leader
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Validation
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA