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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 842 862 821
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 55 28 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.026% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.027% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 62
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,100 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Lead Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Top 25 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 19 December 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 +21 50 £41,125 -8.61% 4
London +38 20 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South West - 14 £37,500 - 1
South East -1 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £40,000 -
City of London +34 6 £41,500 -27.82% 1
Reading +9 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire +5 6 £42,500 -2.85%
Scotland +8 5 £35,500 -11.25%
Somerset - 5 £37,000 -
Bath - 5 £37,000 -
Edinburgh -1 3 £35,500 -11.25%
East Midlands - 3 £41,250 -
Midlands - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £38,000 -
Stirling - 2 £36,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £38,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £41,875 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £41,875 -
West Midlands -10 1 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Paddington - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £37,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £51,000 -

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (39.32%) Finance
2 45 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (37.61%) QA
4 39 (33.33%) ISEB
5 33 (28.21%) SQL
5 33 (28.21%) Test Strategy
6 27 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 25 (21.37%) Manual Testing
8 23 (19.66%) ISTQB
9 21 (17.95%) Automated Testing
10 20 (17.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (17.09%) Scrum
10 20 (17.09%) Selenium
11 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (16.24%) Retail
12 16 (13.68%) Test Management
13 14 (11.97%) QuickTest Pro
14 13 (11.11%) Performance Testing
14 13 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 12 (10.26%) Investment Management
15 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
15 12 (10.26%) Regression Testing
15 12 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (8.55%) Java
17 10 (8.55%) UNIX
17 10 (8.55%) Banking
18 9 (7.69%) Linux
18 9 (7.69%) Test Planning

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 2 (1.71%) 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
2 2 (1.71%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.71%) MarkLogic
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (17.09%) Selenium
2 14 (11.97%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.84%) JIRA
4 7 (5.98%) WebDriver
4 7 (5.98%) LoadRunner
4 7 (5.98%) Rational Performance Tester
5 6 (5.13%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (3.42%) JMeter
7 2 (1.71%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.71%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (39.32%) Finance
2 19 (16.24%) Retail
3 10 (8.55%) Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.56%) Back Office
5 3 (2.56%) Advertising
6 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) Web Services
2 6 (5.13%) .NET
3 3 (2.56%) REST
3 3 (2.56%) XML
3 3 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.85%) WinForms
4 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) Statistics
3 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.71%) EPoS
5 2 (1.71%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.71%) Equities
6 1 (0.85%) Derivative
6 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) iPhone
6 1 (0.85%) iPad
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) UNIX
2 9 (7.69%) Linux
3 7 (5.98%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) Test Strategy
3 27 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 25 (21.37%) Manual Testing
5 21 (17.95%) Automated Testing
6 20 (17.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (17.09%) Scrum
7 16 (13.68%) Test Management
8 13 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 13 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.26%) Investment Management
9 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
9 12 (10.26%) Regression Testing
10 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.69%) Test Planning
12 8 (6.84%) Integration Testing
12 8 (6.84%) Project Planning
12 8 (6.84%) Migration
13 7 (5.98%) ETL
13 7 (5.98%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.21%) SQL
2 10 (8.55%) Java
3 7 (5.98%) VBScript
4 6 (5.13%) VB
4 6 (5.13%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) VBA
6 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (33.33%) ISEB
2 23 (19.66%) ISTQB
3 12 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.98%) Degree
5 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (37.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (5.98%) HP
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.56%) SAP
3 3 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (0.85%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.85%) webMethods
4 1 (0.85%) StatPro
4 1 (0.85%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle
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