The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 887 829 915
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 69 150 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.14% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.14% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 58 122 68
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the UK.

Lead Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Lead Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
England -76 65 £40,000 -3.61% 9
London -19 20 £50,000 +20.48% 3
West Midlands -4 17 £42,500 +30.76%
Yorkshire +9 15 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Yorkshire +9 14 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Wimbledon - 9 - -
Bradford +7 7 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Leeds +10 6 £40,750 +27.34% 1
South East -4 6 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Birmingham - 6 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 5 £27,500 -
Bromsgrove - 5 £27,500 -
Coventry - 4 £47,500 -
South West -17 3 £40,000 +8.10% 1
City of London +44 2 £44,000 +3.52%
East Sussex +20 2 - - 1
Solihull +15 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Brighton +11 2 - - 1
Scotland -5 2 £42,500 +25.00%
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £40,000 -
Chatham - 2 £42,500 -
Kent - 2 £42,500 -
Dorset - 2 £40,000 -
Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
North West +14 1 £45,000 +25.87%
South Yorkshire +10 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Manchester +8 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Sheffield +7 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Gloucestershire -1 1 £40,000 -23.80% 1

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Test Analyst 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title.

1 85 (52.15%) QA
2 74 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (43.56%) Finance
3 71 (43.56%) Selenium
4 63 (38.65%) SQL
5 50 (30.67%) Mentoring
6 42 (25.77%) Functional Testing
7 39 (23.93%) Test Strategy
7 39 (23.93%) Test Scripting
8 38 (23.31%) Automated Testing
9 37 (22.70%) .NET
9 37 (22.70%) Test Automation
10 36 (22.09%) Software Testing
11 35 (21.47%) Banking
11 35 (21.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (20.25%) ISEB
13 31 (19.02%) JIRA
13 31 (19.02%) SDLC
14 30 (18.40%) HP
15 29 (17.79%) HP UFT
16 27 (16.56%) Microsoft
16 27 (16.56%) Automation Testing
17 26 (15.95%) Waterfall
17 26 (15.95%) ISTQB
18 25 (15.34%) Oracle
18 25 (15.34%) C#
18 25 (15.34%) Java
19 24 (14.72%) SOA
20 21 (12.88%) Degree
20 21 (12.88%) Manual Testing

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead Test Analyst 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 Lead Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.75%) SAS
3 2 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.59%) MS Office
3 9 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.23%) Primavera
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
1 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) Internet
1 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.61%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.23%) MySQL
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) DB2
5 1 (0.61%) MS Access
5 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (43.56%) Selenium
2 31 (19.02%) JIRA
3 29 (17.79%) HP UFT
4 19 (11.66%) WebDriver
5 18 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (7.36%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.52%) Rational Functional Tester
7 9 (5.52%) SilkTest
7 9 (5.52%) SpecFlow
8 7 (4.29%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.29%) JUnit
9 6 (3.68%) JProfiler
10 5 (3.07%) JMeter
10 5 (3.07%) Subversion
11 4 (2.45%) JBehave
11 4 (2.45%) Ranorex
11 4 (2.45%) RSpec
12 3 (1.84%) LoadRunner
13 2 (1.23%) Ant
13 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (43.56%) Finance
2 35 (21.47%) Banking
3 16 (9.82%) Retail
4 11 (6.75%) Law
5 6 (3.68%) Legal
6 5 (3.07%) Games
6 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.84%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.70%) .NET
2 18 (11.04%) XML
3 16 (9.82%) HTML
4 13 (7.98%) Web Services
5 9 (5.52%) Middleware
5 9 (5.52%) SOAP
5 9 (5.52%) XBRL
6 7 (4.29%) Gherkin
7 6 (3.68%) CSS
8 4 (2.45%) Ajax
9 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.61%) WCF
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.52%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.45%) Fintech
4 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) EPoS
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.61%) Life Science
7 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.13%) Windows
2 9 (5.52%) Linux
2 9 (5.52%) Unix
3 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.67%) Mentoring
3 42 (25.77%) Functional Testing
4 39 (23.93%) Test Scripting
4 39 (23.93%) Test Strategy
5 38 (23.31%) Automated Testing
6 37 (22.70%) Test Automation
7 36 (22.09%) Software Testing
8 35 (21.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (19.02%) SDLC
10 27 (16.56%) Automation Testing
11 26 (15.95%) Waterfall
12 24 (14.72%) SOA
13 21 (12.88%) BDD
13 21 (12.88%) Manual Testing
14 17 (10.43%) Performance Testing
14 17 (10.43%) Scrum
15 16 (9.82%) TDD
16 15 (9.20%) Defect Management
17 14 (8.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.65%) SQL
2 25 (15.34%) C#
2 25 (15.34%) Java
3 9 (5.52%) PL/SQL
3 9 (5.52%) VB.NET
4 6 (3.68%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.45%) VB
6 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (20.25%) ISEB
2 26 (15.95%) ISTQB
3 21 (12.88%) Degree
4 18 (11.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (7.36%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (52.15%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) FATCA
3 1 (0.61%) SDET
3 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 20 (12.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) DameWare
2 1 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 30 (18.40%) HP
2 27 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 25 (15.34%) Oracle
4 10 (6.13%) SAP
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix
5 1 (0.61%) IBM
5 1 (0.61%) LexisNexis
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago