The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank 43 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.87% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.35% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -27.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Test Leader
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 289 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.09% 97.31% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 251 241 270
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Peterborough

Test Leader
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) WATIR
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) F#
2 4 (57.14%) Sahi
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (57.14%) WATIR
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Sahi
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium IDE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £34k - 38.5k per year
Posted: 4 days ago