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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 785 869 847
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 105 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.053% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.056% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 90 57 49
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +54 104 £41,000 +17.14% 11
South East +44 36 £42,500 -18.26% 4
London +42 21 £41,500 -12.63% 1
Surrey +31 20 £41,000 -14.58% 2
Yorkshire -23 17 £35,000 - 2
South West -7 15 £33,000 -1.49%
West Yorkshire -9 14 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands +29 12 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 12 £35,000 - 1
Nottingham - 12 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +4 9 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 8 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £42,000 -
Swindon - 7 £33,000 -
Gloucester - 7 £42,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £48,000 -
Brighton - 5 £48,000 -
Reading - 4 £42,500 -
City of London +34 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Bradford -13 3 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Guildford - 3 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -26 2 £32,500 -35.00% 2
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Doncaster - 2 £42,500 -
Solihull - 2 £32,500 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £39,500 -
Scotland +19 1 £34,000 -
North Yorkshire +18 1 £30,500 -12.85%
North West +15 1 £33,000 -22.35%
Leeds -23 1 - - 1

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 102 (57.30%) ISEB
2 90 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (47.75%) ISTQB
4 59 (33.15%) Finance
5 58 (32.58%) SQL
6 51 (28.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 48 (26.97%) Software Testing
8 45 (25.28%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (24.16%) Test Strategy
10 36 (20.22%) Test Management
11 35 (19.66%) QA
12 34 (19.10%) Test Scripting
13 31 (17.42%) Degree
14 30 (16.85%) Scrum
15 28 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 27 (15.17%) Waterfall
16 27 (15.17%) Selenium
17 26 (14.61%) Java
18 25 (14.04%) Test Automation
19 24 (13.48%) XML
20 23 (12.92%) Line Management
21 22 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
21 22 (12.36%) Manual Testing
21 22 (12.36%) Retail
22 20 (11.24%) PRINCE2
23 18 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
23 18 (10.11%) WebDriver
23 18 (10.11%) HTML
24 17 (9.55%) Visual Studio
25 16 (8.99%) Automated Testing

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (3.93%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.93%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.25%) Big Data
3 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (15.17%) Selenium
2 18 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (10.11%) WebDriver
3 17 (9.55%) Visual Studio
4 13 (7.30%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (5.06%) JIRA
6 7 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.37%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.37%) Maven
8 5 (2.81%) Subversion
8 5 (2.81%) LoadRunner
8 5 (2.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.81%) IntelliJ
8 5 (2.81%) TestNG
8 5 (2.81%) Firebug
9 3 (1.69%) Rational Performance Tester
9 3 (1.69%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.12%) Toad
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.12%) JMeter
General
1 59 (33.15%) Finance
2 22 (12.36%) Retail
3 10 (5.62%) Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Marketing
4 2 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.48%) XML
2 18 (10.11%) HTML
3 14 (7.87%) CSS
4 11 (6.18%) .NET
5 6 (3.37%) Web Services
6 4 (2.25%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.69%) SOAP
7 3 (1.69%) Middleware
8 2 (1.12%) JSON
9 1 (0.56%) REST
9 1 (0.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.06%) Client/Server
3 7 (3.93%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.25%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.12%) EPoS
7 1 (0.56%) AS400
7 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.30%) Linux
2 10 (5.62%) UNIX
3 3 (1.69%) Windows
4 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (50.56%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 48 (26.97%) Software Testing
4 43 (24.16%) Test Strategy
5 36 (20.22%) Test Management
6 34 (19.10%) Test Scripting
7 30 (16.85%) Scrum
8 28 (15.73%) Mentoring
9 27 (15.17%) Waterfall
10 25 (14.04%) Test Automation
11 23 (12.92%) Line Management
12 22 (12.36%) Manual Testing
12 22 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (11.24%) PRINCE2
14 16 (8.99%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.99%) Automated Testing
15 14 (7.87%) V-Model
16 13 (7.30%) Performance Management
17 9 (5.06%) People Management
17 9 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.58%) SQL
2 26 (14.61%) Java
3 16 (8.99%) C#
4 11 (6.18%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.37%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.69%) Ruby
7 2 (1.12%) VBScript
7 2 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (57.30%) ISEB
2 85 (47.75%) ISTQB
3 31 (17.42%) Degree
4 9 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.66%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.62%) Hyper-V
2 10 (5.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (6.74%) VMware
2 11 (6.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.62%) Oracle
4 7 (3.93%) Business Objects
4 7 (3.93%) HP
5 3 (1.69%) IBM
6 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) T-Plan
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