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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 843 787 821
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 61 74 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.070% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.075% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 66
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -65 52 £40,000 -5.88% 5
London -43 13 £41,250 -25.00%
South West -2 11 £34,000 +4.61%
North West -10 10 £45,250 +20.66% 1
South East -29 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Scotland -10 9 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Manchester - 7 £58,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £34,000 -
East Sussex -24 6 £40,000 +20.30%
Brighton -26 6 £40,000 +26.98%
Gloucestershire -4 4 £40,000 +23.07%
West Midlands -23 4 £47,500 +53.22% 2
City of London -3 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Cheshire -13 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Dorset - 3 £32,500 -
Poole - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry - 3 - - 1
Paddington - 3 - -
East Midlands -13 2 £35,250 -9.03% 1
Berkshire -21 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Wiltshire - 2 £30,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £35,250 - 1
Leicester - 2 £35,250 - 1
Bristol - 2 £34,183 -
Aberdeen +12 1 £44,000 - 1
Glasgow -12 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -45 1 £31,500 -13.10%
West Yorkshire -45 1 £31,500 -7.35%
Suffolk - 1 £44,000 -
Surrey - 1 £51,000 -

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 49 (41.88%) QA
2 40 (34.19%) Finance
3 39 (33.33%) SQL
4 34 (29.06%) Selenium
5 33 (28.21%) Test Scripting
6 32 (27.35%) ISEB
7 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 21 (17.95%) Software Testing
10 20 (17.09%) Manual Testing
10 20 (17.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (14.53%) Test Strategy
12 16 (13.68%) Automation Testing
13 14 (11.97%) Test Automation
13 14 (11.97%) QuickTest Pro
14 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
15 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
16 11 (9.40%) .NET
17 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing
17 10 (8.55%) HP Quality Center
17 10 (8.55%) Performance Testing
17 10 (8.55%) ISTQB
17 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
18 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (7.69%) Project Planning
18 9 (7.69%) Load Testing
18 9 (7.69%) Test Management
19 8 (6.84%) Integration Testing
19 8 (6.84%) Banking
19 8 (6.84%) Web Services

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.85%) MarkLogic
2 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (29.06%) Selenium
2 14 (11.97%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.13%) WebDriver
4 6 (5.13%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (4.27%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.42%) JIRA
7 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.56%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.56%) JMeter
7 3 (2.56%) TestComplete
7 3 (2.56%) Rational Performance Tester
8 2 (1.71%) NUnit
8 2 (1.71%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.71%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.85%) JBehave
9 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Advertising
4 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) .NET
2 8 (6.84%) Web Services
3 3 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) REST
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Statistics
3 4 (3.42%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Derivative
5 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.71%) Equities
5 2 (1.71%) AS400
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) Test Scripting
2 31 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 21 (17.95%) Software Testing
5 20 (17.09%) Manual Testing
5 20 (17.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (14.53%) Test Strategy
7 16 (13.68%) Automation Testing
8 14 (11.97%) Test Automation
9 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing
9 10 (8.55%) Performance Testing
9 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.69%) Project Planning
10 9 (7.69%) Load Testing
10 9 (7.69%) Test Management
11 8 (6.84%) Integration Testing
12 7 (5.98%) Test Planning
12 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.98%) Investment Management
13 6 (5.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) VBScript
3 6 (5.13%) VB
4 4 (3.42%) C#
4 4 (3.42%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.71%) VBA
6 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (27.35%) ISEB
2 10 (8.55%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.42%) Degree
5 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (41.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle
3 4 (3.42%) HP
4 3 (2.56%) SAP
5 2 (1.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) webMethods
6 1 (0.85%) StatPro
6 1 (0.85%) Charles River
6 1 (0.85%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.85%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
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