The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 206 197 220
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.13% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.03%
Test Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4417 4429 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.09% 95.00% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 3666 4351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Leader
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 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
Guildford 0 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Staines - 3 £55,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £40,500 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
1 11 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (26.67%) HP
3 8 (26.67%) QA
3 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (23.33%) Selenium
4 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (20.00%) Primavera
5 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.00%) MS Project
6 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 5 (16.67%) Content Management
6 5 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) ISEB
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Project
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
1 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
5 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (10.00%) jMock
5 3 (10.00%) QALoad
5 3 (10.00%) TestPartner
5 3 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (10.00%) EasyMock
5 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) Maven
7 1 (3.33%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Content Management
5 5 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) CMMI
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.00%) QMS
7 3 (10.00%) Test Management
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 8 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) Primavera
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
Staines
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago