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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank 171 193 181
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 34 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.78% 0.18% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.19% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 30
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
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
4179 4256 4619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.76% 95.26% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3468 3407 3729
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Epsom - 7 £42,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £42,500 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 29 (67.44%) ISEB
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) ISTQB
3 20 (46.51%) Selenium
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (39.53%) WebDriver
6 14 (32.56%) Java
6 14 (32.56%) HP
6 14 (32.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (30.23%) XML
7 13 (30.23%) Line Management
8 12 (27.91%) Test Management
9 11 (25.58%) Performance Management
10 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
11 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
11 9 (20.93%) HTML
11 9 (20.93%) CSS
11 9 (20.93%) People Management
12 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (18.60%) V-Model
12 8 (18.60%) QA
13 7 (16.28%) C#
13 7 (16.28%) Selenium IDE
14 6 (13.95%) Scrum
15 5 (11.63%) Retail
15 5 (11.63%) SQL
15 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
15 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
16 4 (9.30%) SQL Server

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Selenium
2 17 (39.53%) WebDriver
3 7 (16.28%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.98%) TestDirector
5 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) JBehave
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Retail Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) XML
2 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) CSS
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (30.23%) Line Management
4 12 (27.91%) Test Management
5 11 (25.58%) Performance Management
6 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
7 9 (20.93%) People Management
7 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
8 8 (18.60%) V-Model
9 6 (13.95%) Scrum
10 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
11 3 (6.98%) BDD
11 3 (6.98%) SOA
11 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
12 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
12 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
12 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
12 2 (4.65%) TDD
12 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
2 7 (16.28%) C#
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (67.44%) ISEB
2 25 (58.14%) ISTQB
3 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
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