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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 811 843 816
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 86 62 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.053% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.056% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 74 54 57
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +47 81 £41,000 +2.50% 9
South East +39 28 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Surrey +27 24 £42,000 -17.64%
London +35 18 £41,500 -14.87% 3
Yorkshire +9 18 £41,500 +9.93%
West Yorkshire +14 17 £41,500 +9.93%
East Midlands +5 13 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Bradford -11 11 £41,500 -2.35%
Nottingham +4 10 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 10 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Guildford - 5 £38,500 -
City of London +34 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Scotland +5 4 £33,250 -
Northamptonshire +8 3 £37,500 -
Northampton +7 3 £37,500 -
Berkshire +8 2 £40,000 -8.57%
Edinburgh -3 2 - -
South West -20 2 £39,500 +23.43%
Glasgow - 2 £33,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £39,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £39,500 -
Manchester +1 1 - - 1
Wales -1 1 £29,500 +3.50%
South Wales -5 1 £29,500 +3.50%
North West -9 1 - - 1
West Midlands -18 1 £41,000 +2.50%
Warwickshire - 1 £41,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £29,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 111 (58.12%) ISEB
2 95 (49.74%) ISTQB
3 94 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (41.36%) Finance
5 68 (35.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 67 (35.08%) SQL
7 53 (27.75%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (24.08%) Mentoring
8 46 (24.08%) Waterfall
9 41 (21.47%) Test Strategy
10 40 (20.94%) Line Management
11 39 (20.42%) Software Testing
12 37 (19.37%) Degree
12 37 (19.37%) XML
13 36 (18.85%) Test Management
13 36 (18.85%) Test Scripting
14 34 (17.80%) QA
15 32 (16.75%) Selenium
16 31 (16.23%) Java
17 29 (15.18%) CSS
18 28 (14.66%) C#
19 25 (13.09%) HTML
20 24 (12.57%) WebDriver
21 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
21 23 (12.04%) PL/SQL
22 21 (10.99%) Client/Server
23 20 (10.47%) Microsoft
23 20 (10.47%) .NET
23 20 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
24 18 (9.42%) VMware

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 9 (4.71%) SAS
2 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.05%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.05%) Big Data
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (16.75%) Selenium
2 24 (12.57%) WebDriver
3 16 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.38%) HP UFT
4 15 (7.85%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.76%) JIRA
6 7 (3.66%) LoadRunner
7 6 (3.14%) Maven
7 6 (3.14%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.62%) TestNG
8 5 (2.62%) Firebug
8 5 (2.62%) Subversion
8 5 (2.62%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.62%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.09%) Toad
10 3 (1.57%) JMeter
10 3 (1.57%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.57%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
General
1 79 (41.36%) Finance
2 13 (6.81%) Banking
3 10 (5.24%) Retail
4 2 (1.05%) Billing
4 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.05%) Games
4 2 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.37%) XML
2 29 (15.18%) CSS
3 25 (13.09%) HTML
4 20 (10.47%) .NET
5 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.66%) Web Services
7 4 (2.09%) SOAP
8 2 (1.05%) XBRL
9 1 (0.52%) LAMP
9 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 53 (27.75%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.99%) Client/Server
3 10 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.52%) EPoS
5 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.09%) Linux
2 2 (1.05%) UNIX
2 2 (1.05%) Windows
2 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 46 (24.08%) Waterfall
3 46 (24.08%) Mentoring
4 41 (21.47%) Test Strategy
5 40 (20.94%) Line Management
6 39 (20.42%) Software Testing
7 36 (18.85%) Test Management
7 36 (18.85%) Test Scripting
8 18 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (8.90%) PRINCE2
9 17 (8.90%) V-Model
10 16 (8.38%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.85%) Performance Management
11 15 (7.85%) People Management
11 15 (7.85%) Scrum
12 14 (7.33%) SDLC
13 13 (6.81%) Automated Testing
13 13 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.24%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.08%) SQL
2 31 (16.23%) Java
3 28 (14.66%) C#
4 23 (12.04%) PL/SQL
5 15 (7.85%) JavaScript
6 14 (7.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.05%) VBScript
7 2 (1.05%) VB
7 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 111 (58.12%) ISEB
2 95 (49.74%) ISTQB
3 37 (19.37%) Degree
4 13 (6.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.80%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.38%) Hyper-V
2 16 (8.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.42%) VMware
3 14 (7.33%) Oracle
4 6 (3.14%) HP
5 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.05%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) Remedy
6 1 (0.52%) Sybase
6 1 (0.52%) Fidessa
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