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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 40 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.22% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £36,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.65% -0.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
317 282 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.35% 96.58% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 256 256 287
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 16 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) WATIR
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) F#
1 4 (100.00%) Sahi
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (100.00%) WATIR
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Sahi
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000 Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago