The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Lead Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Tester
Rank 417 443 455
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 16 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.083% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.085% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.28%
Lead Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17799 19951 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.06% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15042 16057 17997
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Lead Tester in the job title.

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lead Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Tester
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Lead Tester Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Tester
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +18 5 - - 1
Berkshire +10 4 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +3 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £57,000 -
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Lead Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) QA
2 13 (65.00%) Selenium
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) PMI
5 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
5 6 (30.00%) JMeter
5 6 (30.00%) JIRA
5 6 (30.00%) NUnit
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (25.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) Publishing
7 3 (15.00%) Banking
7 3 (15.00%) Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) JMeter
2 6 (30.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.00%) AQtime
4 1 (5.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) HP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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