The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 836 805 930
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +125
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 81 146 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.14% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.14% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 63 125 58
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,688 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.39% +10.53%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

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 31 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England -33 77 £40,000 -2.43% 6
London +3 26 £55,000 +32.53% 2
West Midlands +6 16 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire +4 15 £40,000 -3.61% 2
West Yorkshire -4 15 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Bradford +16 14 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Wimbledon - 10 - -
South East -17 8 £47,500 +15.85% 1
East Sussex +19 6 - - 1
Brighton +17 6 - - 1
Bromsgrove - 5 £27,500 -
Coventry - 5 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 5 £27,500 -
North West +24 4 £38,750 +8.39%
Manchester +9 4 £38,750 +0.64%
Birmingham - 3 £40,250 -
City of London +44 2 £42,750 +0.58% 1
Solihull +11 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Edinburgh +3 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands -4 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Nottingham -6 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Scotland -10 2 £50,000 +47.05%
South West -11 2 £52,500 +34.61%
East of England - 2 £42,500 -
Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Leeds +8 1 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Gloucestershire -18 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey -27 1 £52,500 +28.04%

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Lead Test Analyst 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 featuring Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

1 92 (55.42%) QA
2 81 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (43.98%) Finance
4 69 (41.57%) Selenium
5 64 (38.55%) SQL
6 51 (30.72%) Mentoring
7 48 (28.92%) Test Strategy
8 47 (28.31%) Functional Testing
8 47 (28.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 44 (26.51%) Software Testing
9 44 (26.51%) Automated Testing
10 42 (25.30%) Banking
10 42 (25.30%) HP
10 42 (25.30%) ISEB
11 41 (24.70%) Test Automation
11 41 (24.70%) SDLC
12 37 (22.29%) Waterfall
13 36 (21.69%) Test Scripting
13 36 (21.69%) .NET
14 35 (21.08%) ISTQB
15 32 (19.28%) Microsoft
16 31 (18.67%) HP UFT
16 31 (18.67%) Oracle
17 30 (18.07%) Manual Testing
18 28 (16.87%) Degree
19 25 (15.06%) HP Quality Center
19 25 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (14.46%) JIRA
20 24 (14.46%) Java
20 24 (14.46%) SOA

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.82%) SAS
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) JBoss
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.24%) MS Office
3 12 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.20%) Primavera
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.60%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
1 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.60%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.82%) SQL Server
1 8 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.61%) MySQL
3 1 (0.60%) Big Data
3 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.60%) DB2
3 1 (0.60%) MS Access
3 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (41.57%) Selenium
2 31 (18.67%) HP UFT
3 24 (14.46%) JIRA
4 15 (9.04%) WebDriver
5 12 (7.23%) Rational Functional Tester
5 12 (7.23%) SilkTest
5 12 (7.23%) SpecFlow
5 12 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.42%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.42%) JMeter
7 5 (3.01%) JBehave
7 5 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.01%) JUnit
7 5 (3.01%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.81%) JProfiler
9 3 (1.81%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.20%) Ant
10 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (43.98%) Finance
2 42 (25.30%) Banking
3 15 (9.04%) Retail
4 10 (6.02%) Legal
5 7 (4.22%) Law
6 3 (1.81%) Front Office
6 3 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.69%) .NET
2 23 (13.86%) XML
3 17 (10.24%) HTML
4 15 (9.04%) SOAP
5 14 (8.43%) Web Services
6 12 (7.23%) XBRL
7 9 (5.42%) Middleware
8 4 (2.41%) CSS
9 3 (1.81%) Gherkin
10 2 (1.20%) REST
11 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.60%) Ajax
11 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.60%) Java EE
11 1 (0.60%) Swing
11 1 (0.60%) WCF
11 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.23%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.41%) Fintech
6 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.60%) iPad
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.60%) Life Science
8 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.83%) Linux
1 13 (7.83%) Unix
2 7 (4.22%) Windows
3 6 (3.61%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (30.72%) Mentoring
3 48 (28.92%) Test Strategy
4 47 (28.31%) Functional Testing
4 47 (28.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (26.51%) Automated Testing
5 44 (26.51%) Software Testing
6 41 (24.70%) SDLC
6 41 (24.70%) Test Automation
7 37 (22.29%) Waterfall
8 36 (21.69%) Test Scripting
9 30 (18.07%) Manual Testing
10 24 (14.46%) SOA
11 23 (13.86%) Scrum
12 21 (12.65%) Automation Testing
12 21 (12.65%) Defect Management
13 18 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (10.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 17 (10.24%) System Testing
15 16 (9.64%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.55%) SQL
2 24 (14.46%) Java
3 18 (10.84%) C#
4 12 (7.23%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.42%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.41%) VB
7 3 (1.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (25.30%) ISEB
2 35 (21.08%) ISTQB
3 28 (16.87%) Degree
4 17 (10.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (7.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (4.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (55.42%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) FATCA
3 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (15.06%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.60%) DameWare
3 1 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 42 (25.30%) HP
2 32 (19.28%) Microsoft
3 31 (18.67%) Oracle
4 14 (8.43%) SAP
5 4 (2.41%) Hitachi
6 2 (1.20%) Citrix
7 1 (0.60%) Demandware
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) LexisNexis
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago