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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Test Analyst
Rank 833 849 806
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 71 60 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.053% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.056% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 +23 65 £40,000 - 3
London +7 19 £41,500 -7.77% 1
South East +18 17 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +11 14 £38,500 +20.31%
Nottingham - 13 £38,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 13 £38,500 -
Surrey +16 12 £41,250 -19.11% 1
Yorkshire +21 11 £41,500 +28.68%
West Yorkshire +16 9 £41,500 +28.68%
Guildford - 8 £38,000 - 1
Bradford - 7 £41,500 -
City of London +34 4 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Scotland +5 4 £34,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow +4 2 £33,250 -21.76%
Wales -2 2 £34,750 +10.31% 1
South Wales -4 2 £34,750 +10.31% 1
Manchester -4 2 £27,000 -50.68%
Edinburgh -8 2 £44,500 +30.88% 1
North West -16 2 £27,000 -30.76%
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
Horsham - 2 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire +17 1 £40,000 -8.57%
Bristol -7 1 £36,500 +6.20%
West Midlands -7 1 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Cardiff -13 1 £40,000 +26.98% 1
South West -26 1 £36,500 +12.30%
Bridgend - 1 £29,500 -

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 105 (57.69%) ISEB
2 91 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 82 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (40.11%) Finance
5 62 (34.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 60 (32.97%) SQL
7 49 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (25.82%) Mentoring
9 41 (22.53%) Waterfall
10 40 (21.98%) QA
11 39 (21.43%) Test Strategy
12 37 (20.33%) Line Management
13 35 (19.23%) Software Testing
14 34 (18.68%) Test Management
15 33 (18.13%) Test Scripting
16 31 (17.03%) Selenium
17 29 (15.93%) XML
18 28 (15.38%) Degree
19 27 (14.84%) C#
20 25 (13.74%) Java
21 24 (13.19%) CSS
21 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
22 23 (12.64%) Client/Server
22 23 (12.64%) PL/SQL
23 22 (12.09%) .NET
24 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
24 20 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
25 18 (9.89%) Automated Testing
25 18 (9.89%) VMware
25 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management

Lead Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (4.95%) SAS
2 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Office
2 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.65%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) CSG Singleview
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
1 20 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.95%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (17.03%) Selenium
2 16 (8.79%) WebDriver
3 15 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (7.14%) HP UFT
6 11 (6.04%) JIRA
7 7 (3.85%) LoadRunner
8 6 (3.30%) JUnit
9 5 (2.75%) Sahi
9 5 (2.75%) JProfiler
10 4 (2.20%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.20%) Toad
11 3 (1.65%) SilkTest
11 3 (1.65%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.65%) Rational Functional Tester
12 2 (1.10%) TestNG
12 2 (1.10%) JMeter
12 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
General
1 73 (40.11%) Finance
2 13 (7.14%) Banking
3 10 (5.49%) Retail
4 3 (1.65%) Games
5 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Billing
5 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.10%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.93%) XML
2 24 (13.19%) CSS
3 22 (12.09%) .NET
4 17 (9.34%) HTML
5 13 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.40%) Web Services
7 5 (2.75%) SOAP
8 3 (1.65%) XBRL
9 1 (0.55%) LAMP
9 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.55%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.64%) Client/Server
3 11 (6.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.55%) Equities
5 1 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.30%) Windows
2 5 (2.75%) Linux
3 3 (1.65%) UNIX
4 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (34.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 47 (25.82%) Mentoring
4 41 (22.53%) Waterfall
5 39 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 37 (20.33%) Line Management
7 35 (19.23%) Software Testing
8 34 (18.68%) Test Management
9 33 (18.13%) Test Scripting
10 18 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (9.89%) Automated Testing
11 15 (8.24%) PRINCE2
11 15 (8.24%) SDLC
12 13 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (6.59%) V-Model
14 10 (5.49%) Test Automation
14 10 (5.49%) Performance Management
14 10 (5.49%) People Management
14 10 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.40%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (32.97%) SQL
2 27 (14.84%) C#
3 25 (13.74%) Java
4 23 (12.64%) PL/SQL
5 15 (8.24%) JavaScript
6 14 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.65%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.10%) VBScript
9 2 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (57.69%) ISEB
2 91 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 28 (15.38%) Degree
4 13 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 12 (6.59%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.59%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (21.98%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.79%) Hyper-V
2 16 (8.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.89%) VMware
3 16 (8.79%) Oracle
4 7 (3.85%) HP
5 3 (1.65%) SAP
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.55%) Remedy
7 1 (0.55%) Sybase
7 1 (0.55%) Fidessa
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