The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Tester
Rank - 69 61
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
Lead Tester
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
696 603 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.21% 95.41% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 615 530 466
Average salary £37,250 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Lead Tester Salary Trend in Sheffield