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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 844 792 837
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 60 79 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.073% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.077% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 50 61 62
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,275
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,473 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 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 22 August 2014. 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 -41 50 £40,000 -9.09% 6
South West -5 12 £32,500 -
North West -20 9 £51,500 +47.14% 1
South East -37 9 £40,000 -20.00%
Scotland -13 8 £38,250 -13.06% 1
London -20 8 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Manchester -1 7 £58,000 +54.66%
Edinburgh - 7 £34,000 -
East Sussex -22 6 £40,000 +8.10%
Dorset - 6 £32,500 -
Brighton - 6 £40,000 -
Poole - 6 £32,500 -
East Midlands -10 5 £40,000 +19.40%
West Midlands -5 4 £43,750 +41.12% 3
City of London -10 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Leicester - 3 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire -2 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Knutsford -3 2 £30,000 -9.09%
Cheshire -20 2 £30,000 -9.09% 1
Berkshire -24 2 £43,750 -12.50%
West Yorkshire -38 2 £32,250 -16.23%
Yorkshire -44 2 £32,250 -20.37%
Wiltshire - 2 £30,000 -
South Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £30,000 -
Coventry - 2 - - 3
Halifax - 2 £32,250 -
Birmingham +3 1 £40,000 +29.03%

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 44 (37.93%) QA
2 40 (34.48%) SQL
3 39 (33.62%) Finance
4 38 (32.76%) Test Scripting
5 35 (30.17%) Selenium
6 31 (26.72%) Automated Testing
6 31 (26.72%) ISEB
7 22 (18.97%) Automation Testing
8 19 (16.38%) Test Strategy
9 18 (15.52%) Manual Testing
10 17 (14.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (14.66%) Software Testing
10 17 (14.66%) QuickTest Pro
11 15 (12.93%) Test Automation
12 13 (11.21%) Load Testing
12 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (11.21%) Visual Studio
13 12 (10.34%) Regression Testing
13 12 (10.34%) Banking
14 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
15 10 (8.62%) .NET
15 10 (8.62%) Performance Testing
15 10 (8.62%) ISTQB
16 9 (7.76%) Web Services
17 8 (6.90%) Waterfall
17 8 (6.90%) Test Management
17 8 (6.90%) Investment Management
17 8 (6.90%) Project Planning
18 7 (6.03%) Migration
18 7 (6.03%) VBScript

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.86%) MarkLogic
2 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (30.17%) Selenium
2 17 (14.66%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (11.21%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.17%) WebDriver
4 6 (5.17%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (4.31%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.45%) JIRA
7 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.59%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.72%) NUnit
8 2 (1.72%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.72%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.86%) JBehave
9 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (33.62%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 6 (5.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.62%) .NET
2 9 (7.76%) Web Services
3 4 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) REST
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) AS400
2 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 4 (3.45%) Statistics
3 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.59%) IVR
4 1 (0.86%) Derivative
4 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.86%) DTV
4 1 (0.86%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.17%) Windows
2 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.76%) Test Scripting
2 31 (26.72%) Automated Testing
3 22 (18.97%) Automation Testing
4 19 (16.38%) Test Strategy
5 18 (15.52%) Manual Testing
6 17 (14.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (14.66%) Software Testing
7 15 (12.93%) Test Automation
8 13 (11.21%) Load Testing
8 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.34%) Regression Testing
10 10 (8.62%) Performance Testing
11 8 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.90%) Test Management
11 8 (6.90%) Investment Management
11 8 (6.90%) Project Planning
12 7 (6.03%) Migration
13 6 (5.17%) Scrum
13 6 (5.17%) Integration Testing
14 5 (4.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.48%) SQL
2 7 (6.03%) VBScript
3 6 (5.17%) VB
4 4 (3.45%) Java
5 3 (2.59%) C#
6 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.86%) VBA
7 1 (0.86%) PHP
7 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) ISEB
2 10 (8.62%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (37.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle
3 3 (2.59%) Citrix
3 3 (2.59%) HP
4 2 (1.72%) IBM
4 2 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.86%) Telerik
5 1 (0.86%) Charles River
5 1 (0.86%) Cognos
5 1 (0.86%) Fidessa
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