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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 793 839 830
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 99 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.051% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.054% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 85 50 48
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 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 27 March 2015. 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 +53 98 £41,500 +18.57% 10
South East +18 37 £42,500 -18.26% 3
London +59 26 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Surrey +19 15 £42,500 -11.45% 3
Berkshire +14 14 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire -15 13 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands +29 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire +12 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottingham +5 11 £35,000 -6.66%
West Yorkshire -18 10 £35,000 +2.18% 2
South West - 10 £33,000 - 1
City of London +16 8 £37,750 -16.11% 1
Wiltshire - 7 £33,000 -
Reading - 6 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 6 £48,000 -
Swindon - 6 £33,000 -
Brighton - 5 £48,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £39,500 - 1
Gloucester - 2 - - 1
Doncaster - 2 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire +20 1 £30,500 -12.85%
Scotland +16 1 £34,000 -
Hampshire 0 1 - -
West Sussex -1 1 £42,500 -18.26%
West Midlands -29 1 £40,000 -1.84%
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 - 1
York - 1 £30,500 -

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (54.14%) ISEB
2 79 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (48.41%) ISTQB
4 50 (31.85%) Finance
5 44 (28.03%) Software Testing
6 43 (27.39%) Test Strategy
7 42 (26.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 39 (24.84%) SQL
8 39 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (19.75%) Test Management
9 31 (19.75%) QA
10 30 (19.11%) Scrum
11 27 (17.20%) Selenium
11 27 (17.20%) Degree
12 26 (16.56%) Java
13 25 (15.92%) Test Scripting
14 22 (14.01%) Manual Testing
14 22 (14.01%) Test Automation
15 21 (13.38%) XML
16 20 (12.74%) Retail
17 19 (12.10%) Waterfall
18 18 (11.46%) WebDriver
18 18 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (11.46%) HTML
19 17 (10.83%) PRINCE2
20 16 (10.19%) Mentoring
21 15 (9.55%) Line Management
21 15 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server
22 14 (8.92%) Automated Testing
22 14 (8.92%) V-Model

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (5.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.55%) Big Data
4 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (17.20%) Selenium
2 18 (11.46%) WebDriver
3 15 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (8.92%) Visual Studio
5 13 (8.28%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (4.46%) JIRA
6 7 (4.46%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.82%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.82%) Maven
8 5 (3.18%) Subversion
8 5 (3.18%) LoadRunner
8 5 (3.18%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.18%) IntelliJ
8 5 (3.18%) TestNG
8 5 (3.18%) Firebug
9 3 (1.91%) Rational Performance Tester
9 3 (1.91%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.27%) Toad
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 50 (31.85%) Finance
2 20 (12.74%) Retail
3 10 (6.37%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Games
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Back Office
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.38%) XML
2 18 (11.46%) HTML
3 11 (7.01%) CSS
4 8 (5.10%) .NET
5 6 (3.82%) Web Services
6 3 (1.91%) Middleware
6 3 (1.91%) SOAP
7 2 (1.27%) JSON
8 1 (0.64%) REST
8 1 (0.64%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.55%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.27%) EPoS
5 1 (0.64%) AS400
5 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) iPhone
5 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.28%) Linux
2 10 (6.37%) UNIX
3 3 (1.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (28.03%) Software Testing
3 43 (27.39%) Test Strategy
4 42 (26.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (19.75%) Test Management
6 30 (19.11%) Scrum
7 25 (15.92%) Test Scripting
8 22 (14.01%) Manual Testing
8 22 (14.01%) Test Automation
9 19 (12.10%) Waterfall
10 18 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (10.83%) PRINCE2
12 16 (10.19%) Mentoring
13 15 (9.55%) Line Management
14 14 (8.92%) V-Model
14 14 (8.92%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.92%) Automated Testing
15 13 (8.28%) Performance Management
16 9 (5.73%) People Management
17 8 (5.10%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.84%) SQL
2 26 (16.56%) Java
3 13 (8.28%) C#
4 3 (1.91%) Ruby
4 3 (1.91%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.91%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.27%) VBScript
5 2 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (54.14%) ISEB
2 76 (48.41%) ISTQB
3 27 (17.20%) Degree
4 10 (6.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (19.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.91%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (5.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.82%) HP
3 5 (3.18%) Oracle
3 5 (3.18%) VMware
4 3 (1.91%) IBM
5 2 (1.27%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.64%) T-Plan
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Sogeti
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Wakefield
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago