The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Team Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank 838 872 844
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 80 91 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.087% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 99
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +5.88%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Test Team Leader in the job title.

Test Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Team Leader
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the UK.

Test Team Leader Salary Trend in the UK

Test Team Leader
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Team Leader over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Test Team Leader Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 77 £45,000 -
West Midlands 0 18 £43,500 -3.33%
London +48 17 £80,000 +48.83%
Yorkshire +22 14 £37,500 -
South East +18 14 £50,000 +7.52%
West Yorkshire +18 10 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 8 £45,000 -
Leeds +17 7 £35,000 -6.66%
East Midlands +17 6 £31,656 -17.77%
Staffordshire +3 6 £43,500 -3.33%
Stoke-on-Trent -3 5 £43,500 -3.33%
North West +17 4 £42,500 -8.10%
Berkshire +16 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Warwick - 4 £45,000 -
Scotland +26 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Reading +16 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Wetherby - 3 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £56,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
East of England +22 2 £43,000 -4.44%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £31,656 -17.77%
Nottingham -3 2 £31,656 -17.77%
Manchester -8 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Hampshire -11 2 £52,500 +10.52%
South West -18 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £45,000 -

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Test Team Leader 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 Test Team Leader in the job title.

1 75 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.17%) Software Testing
3 36 (23.38%) ISTQB
3 36 (23.38%) Selenium
4 32 (20.78%) ISEB
5 29 (18.83%) QA
6 28 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 27 (17.53%) Test Strategy
7 27 (17.53%) Automation Testing
8 26 (16.88%) Test Scripting
8 26 (16.88%) Scrum
9 25 (16.23%) C#
9 25 (16.23%) SDLC
10 24 (15.58%) Finance
11 23 (14.94%) Test Planning
12 22 (14.29%) Coaching
12 22 (14.29%) WebDriver
12 22 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 22 (14.29%) Linux
13 21 (13.64%) Automated Testing
13 21 (13.64%) Waterfall
14 20 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (12.99%) JIRA
15 19 (12.34%) Java
15 19 (12.34%) Security Testing
15 19 (12.34%) Test Management
15 19 (12.34%) Line Management
15 19 (12.34%) Mobile App
16 18 (11.69%) CHECK Team Leader

Test Team Leader 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 4 (2.60%) Confluence
2 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (6.49%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (6.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.65%) CTI
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.30%) Big Data
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (23.38%) Selenium
2 22 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 20 (12.99%) JIRA
4 17 (11.04%) Burp Suite
4 17 (11.04%) Metasploit
5 13 (8.44%) HP UFT
6 12 (7.79%) NUnit
7 11 (7.14%) JMeter
8 9 (5.84%) SoapUI
9 8 (5.19%) Jenkins
10 7 (4.55%) Mockito
10 7 (4.55%) Moq
11 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
11 6 (3.90%) Robot Framework
12 5 (3.25%) LoadRunner
12 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.95%) NSubstitute
14 2 (1.30%) Fiddler
14 2 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Electronics
3 6 (3.90%) Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Marketing
5 2 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.25%) .NET
2 4 (2.60%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.95%) Web Services
4 2 (1.30%) CSS
4 2 (1.30%) HTML
4 2 (1.30%) Middleware
4 2 (1.30%) REST
4 2 (1.30%) SOAP
5 1 (0.65%) Ajax
5 1 (0.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.34%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.30%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.65%) Fintech
5 1 (0.65%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) IVR
5 1 (0.65%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.29%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) Kali Linux
3 5 (3.25%) Windows
4 3 (1.95%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.17%) Software Testing
3 28 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 28 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (17.53%) Automation Testing
4 27 (17.53%) Test Strategy
5 26 (16.88%) Scrum
5 26 (16.88%) Test Scripting
6 25 (16.23%) SDLC
7 23 (14.94%) Test Planning
8 22 (14.29%) Coaching
8 22 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 21 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 21 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 20 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
11 19 (12.34%) Line Management
11 19 (12.34%) Security Testing
11 19 (12.34%) Test Management
12 17 (11.04%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.23%) C#
2 19 (12.34%) Java
3 15 (9.74%) SQL
4 8 (5.19%) C
4 8 (5.19%) C++
4 8 (5.19%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.19%) Python
5 2 (1.30%) PHP
5 2 (1.30%) Ruby
6 1 (0.65%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 36 (23.38%) ISTQB
2 32 (20.78%) ISEB
3 18 (11.69%) CHECK Team Leader
3 18 (11.69%) CHECK Team Member
3 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
4 17 (11.04%) CREST Certified
4 17 (11.04%) DV Cleared
4 17 (11.04%) SC Cleared
5 12 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (4.55%) Degree
7 4 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.83%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) SDET
Systems Management
1 17 (11.04%) Nessus
2 5 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (7.14%) HP
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle
2 10 (6.49%) Demandware
2 10 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.55%) EMC
4 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.60%) PayPal
5 2 (1.30%) Atmel
6 1 (0.65%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.65%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Intel