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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 187 174 200
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 16 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.89% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.91% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3762 4402 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.11% 98.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 3682 3360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 12 February 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
(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 - 5 £45,000 - 1
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 27 (71.05%) SOA
1 27 (71.05%) Selenium
2 23 (60.53%) QA
3 21 (55.26%) Mentoring
4 19 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 19 (50.00%) JUnit
4 19 (50.00%) JProfiler
5 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) Performance Testing
6 12 (31.58%) Automated Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Time Management
7 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
7 11 (28.95%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) ISEB
8 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
9 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
9 9 (23.68%) V-Model
9 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
10 8 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (21.05%) Load Testing
10 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (21.05%) JIRA
10 8 (21.05%) HP
10 8 (21.05%) Middleware
10 8 (21.05%) XML
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
10 8 (21.05%) SQL
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle
10 8 (21.05%) Automation Testing

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Selenium
2 19 (50.00%) JProfiler
2 19 (50.00%) JUnit
3 8 (21.05%) JIRA
4 4 (10.53%) Sahi
5 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Middleware
1 8 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) SOA
2 21 (55.26%) Mentoring
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Automated Testing
4 12 (31.58%) Performance Testing
5 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.95%) Time Management
6 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
7 9 (23.68%) Test Strategy
7 9 (23.68%) V-Model
7 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
8 8 (21.05%) Automation Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Load Testing
8 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
10 3 (7.89%) Coaching
10 3 (7.89%) CRM
10 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (60.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) HP
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
Guildford, Surrey
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago