The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 81 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.26% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
Test Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 576 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.58% 95.52% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 597 505 532
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Somerset

Test Leader
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £36,000 - 1
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago