The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Tester
Rank - - 138
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2358 2041 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.91% 94.40% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1643 1962
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Lead Tester
Berkshire

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the Reading region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in Reading

Lead Tester
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Riak
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Lead Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Riak
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA