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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Test Analyst
UK
Rank 782 831 864
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 70 94 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.096% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.099% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 66 87 84
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +13.81%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +49 62 £42,500 -5.55% 5
London +70 23 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +18 16 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Yorkshire +35 15 £42,500 -3.40% 1
North West -1 11 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Leeds +24 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South East +38 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester -14 6 £41,250 - 1
Bradford - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey +22 4 £45,000 -
Camberley - 3 - -
City of London +30 2 £47,750 -11.16%
Hampshire +11 2 £42,500 -19.04%
West Midlands +3 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Birmingham -9 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £35,000 - 1
Preston - 2 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +12 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £41,500 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £37,500 -
Warrington - 1 £32,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £42,000 -
Winchester - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £41,500 - 1

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 110 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (39.88%) Test Strategy
3 65 (38.69%) Finance
4 63 (37.50%) ISEB
5 53 (31.55%) SQL
6 52 (30.95%) SDLC
7 51 (30.36%) QA
7 51 (30.36%) Test Automation
8 47 (27.98%) Regression Testing
9 39 (23.21%) ISTQB
10 38 (22.62%) Selenium
10 38 (22.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (20.83%) Test Scripting
12 30 (17.86%) Banking
13 29 (17.26%) Software Testing
14 28 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (16.07%) Manual Testing
16 26 (15.48%) Web Testing
16 26 (15.48%) Cucumber
17 25 (14.88%) Test Planning
18 24 (14.29%) E-Commerce
19 23 (13.69%) Oracle
20 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
20 22 (13.10%) Automated Testing
20 22 (13.10%) JIRA
21 21 (12.50%) BDD
21 21 (12.50%) Retail
21 21 (12.50%) Scrum
21 21 (12.50%) HP
21 21 (12.50%) Java

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 9 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Drupal
4 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) MS Project
3 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.17%) Big Data
5 5 (2.98%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.98%) Power BI
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (22.62%) Selenium
2 26 (15.48%) Cucumber
3 22 (13.10%) JIRA
4 13 (7.74%) LoadRunner
5 12 (7.14%) HP UFT
6 10 (5.95%) SpecFlow
7 8 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.57%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.57%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.38%) JMeter
9 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.79%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.79%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.19%) Protractor
11 2 (1.19%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (0.60%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.60%) TestLink
General
1 65 (38.69%) Finance
2 30 (17.86%) Banking
3 21 (12.50%) Retail
4 13 (7.74%) Legal
5 10 (5.95%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.36%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.79%) Back Office
8 3 (1.79%) Electronics
8 3 (1.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.12%) .NET
2 6 (3.57%) XML
3 5 (2.98%) Gherkin
3 5 (2.98%) SOAP
4 4 (2.38%) Behat
5 3 (1.79%) REST
5 3 (1.79%) Web Services
6 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.60%) HTML
6 1 (0.60%) Middleware
6 1 (0.60%) Swagger
6 1 (0.60%) WSDL
6 1 (0.60%) XSD
6 1 (0.60%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (5.36%) Driving Licence
2 4 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.38%) Virtual Team
3 3 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.98%) Linux
1 5 (2.98%) Windows
2 4 (2.38%) Android
2 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (39.88%) Test Strategy
3 52 (30.95%) SDLC
4 51 (30.36%) Test Automation
5 47 (27.98%) Regression Testing
6 38 (22.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (20.83%) Test Scripting
8 29 (17.26%) Software Testing
9 28 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (16.07%) Manual Testing
11 26 (15.48%) Web Testing
12 25 (14.88%) Test Planning
13 24 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 22 (13.10%) Automated Testing
15 21 (12.50%) BDD
15 21 (12.50%) Scrum
16 20 (11.90%) Functional Testing
16 20 (11.90%) Mentoring
17 19 (11.31%) Waterfall
18 18 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.55%) SQL
2 21 (12.50%) Java
3 18 (10.71%) Python
4 16 (9.52%) C#
5 9 (5.36%) AWK
5 9 (5.36%) Perl
5 9 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.98%) R
6 5 (2.98%) VBA
7 4 (2.38%) C++
7 4 (2.38%) Ruby
8 3 (1.79%) PHP
9 2 (1.19%) C
10 1 (0.60%) Fortran
10 1 (0.60%) Groovy
10 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (37.50%) ISEB
2 39 (23.21%) ISTQB
3 13 (7.74%) Degree
4 11 (6.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.19%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.60%) ACCA
8 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (30.36%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (13.69%) Oracle
2 21 (12.50%) HP
3 6 (3.57%) Hyperion
3 6 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.98%) Charles River
5 3 (1.79%) SAP
6 2 (1.19%) Siebel
6 2 (1.19%) Sun
7 1 (0.60%) Adobe
7 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
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