The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.37% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Test Leader
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 573 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.33% 95.82% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 462 480 514
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Leader
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Test Leader
North East

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant