The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 18 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 168 152 144
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 10 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.44% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £37,200 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £46,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,954 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.88% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Leader
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Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Scotland

Test Leader
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -13 4 £43,000 +1.17%
Stirling - 4 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh -25 2 £47,000 +25.33%
Test Leader
UK

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Management
3 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Military
5 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) SQL

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Test Management
2 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) V-Model
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JCL
3 1 (6.67%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
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