The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 176 188 206
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 14 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 19
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
2995 4011 4626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.59% 97.52% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 3504 3888
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Redhill - 8 £50,000 -
Camberley - 4 - -
Woking +8 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Test Leader 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 Surrey region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) HP UFT
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
1 11 (52.38%) SDLC
2 9 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 9 (42.86%) ISEB
3 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 8 (38.10%) Selenium
4 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) High Availability
6 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (23.81%) JIRA
6 5 (23.81%) V-Model
6 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (23.81%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) QA
9 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) HP UFT
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium
3 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) REST
1 5 (23.81%) SOAP
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
1 5 (23.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) SDLC
1 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
2 9 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 5 (23.81%) High Availability
5 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) V-Model
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.76%) Line Management
9 1 (4.76%) QMS
9 1 (4.76%) Test Management
9 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) TOWER Software
3 1 (4.76%) Demandware
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle