The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Test Leader
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 556 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.85% 97.89% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 448 459 457
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Swindon

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Selenium
5 4 (26.67%) Use Case
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) VBScript
7 2 (13.33%) VB
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.67%) EMV
8 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) ETL
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Test Management

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) EMV
2 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
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