The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Tester
Rank 220 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.086% - 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Lead Tester Salary Trend in the South West

Lead Tester
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the South West 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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £35,000 -
Lead Tester
England

Lead Tester
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Law
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik

Lead Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

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

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago