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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 210 215 227
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.041% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.043% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4808 4614 5270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.45% 95.49% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3956 3688 4530
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 16 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (45.45%) ISO 9001
3 14 (42.42%) JUnit
3 14 (42.42%) Selenium
4 13 (39.39%) LoadRunner
4 13 (39.39%) TestPartner
4 13 (39.39%) SilkPerformer
4 13 (39.39%) QALoad
4 13 (39.39%) jMock
4 13 (39.39%) EasyMock
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Oracle
5 9 (27.27%) CMMI
5 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 8 (24.24%) HP
6 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 8 (24.24%) QA
6 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (21.21%) Test Strategy
8 6 (18.18%) MS Project
8 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.18%) Primavera
8 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Project
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (42.42%) JUnit
2 14 (42.42%) Selenium
3 13 (39.39%) jMock
3 13 (39.39%) EasyMock
3 13 (39.39%) SilkPerformer
3 13 (39.39%) QALoad
3 13 (39.39%) LoadRunner
3 13 (39.39%) TestPartner
4 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
4 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) CMMI
1 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
1 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 7 (21.21%) Test Strategy
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Content Management
5 4 (12.12%) QMS
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Test Management
6 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Bug Management
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 8 (24.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 6 (18.18%) Primavera
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Surrey
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago