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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank 845 864 871
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 72 87 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 75 113
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,700 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +15 60 £51,250 +21.30% 6
South East +30 30 £52,500 +16.66% 2
London +11 19 £65,500 +27.18% 2
Surrey - 13 £52,500 -
Hampshire -8 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Berkshire +13 6 £57,500 -
Reading - 6 £57,500 -
Leatherhead - 6 £72,500 -
Wales +2 5 £45,000 -1.09%
Winchester +15 4 £46,250 +2.77%
Edinburgh +2 4 £44,000 +10.00%
West Midlands -8 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland -9 4 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Brighton - 4 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £50,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +6 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South Wales -1 3 £45,000 -1.09%
Cardiff - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wrexham - 2 £41,250 -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
North Wales - 2 £41,250 -
Cheshire +23 1 £40,000 +23.07%
East of England +19 1 - -
North West +19 1 £40,000 +22.13%
Warrington +13 1 £40,000 +23.07%
East Midlands +5 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Nottingham +3 1 £47,500 +18.75%
South West +1 1 £40,000 -5.88%

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 47 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.88%) Test Scripting
3 33 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 31 (25.62%) ISTQB
4 31 (25.62%) Finance
5 28 (23.14%) Selenium
5 28 (23.14%) Security Testing
6 27 (22.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (22.31%) ISEB
6 27 (22.31%) Mobile App
7 26 (21.49%) Test Management
8 25 (20.66%) Linux
8 25 (20.66%) QA
9 24 (19.83%) Penetration Testing
10 23 (19.01%) SC Cleared
10 23 (19.01%) Security Cleared
10 23 (19.01%) Waterfall
10 23 (19.01%) CHECK Team Leader
10 23 (19.01%) CREST Certified
11 22 (18.18%) CHECK Team Member
11 22 (18.18%) Software Testing
12 21 (17.36%) Nessus
12 21 (17.36%) Burp Suite
12 21 (17.36%) Kali Linux
12 21 (17.36%) Metasploit
12 21 (17.36%) DV Cleared
12 21 (17.36%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (15.70%) Test Planning
13 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
13 19 (15.70%) HP UFT

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 (3.31%) Confluence
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.31%) MS Office
2 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (7.44%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (7.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (23.14%) Selenium
2 21 (17.36%) Burp Suite
2 21 (17.36%) Metasploit
3 19 (15.70%) HP UFT
4 18 (14.88%) WebDriver
5 14 (11.57%) JIRA
6 13 (10.74%) LoadRunner
7 10 (8.26%) JMeter
8 6 (4.96%) NUnit
9 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.13%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.31%) Robot Framework
10 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.48%) NSubstitute
12 2 (1.65%) Ant
12 2 (1.65%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.83%) Fiddler
13 1 (0.83%) Firebug
13 1 (0.83%) JUnit
13 1 (0.83%) LabVIEW
General
1 31 (25.62%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Law
2 7 (5.79%) Legal
3 5 (4.13%) Advertising
3 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.13%) Electronics
3 5 (4.13%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) SOAP
2 3 (2.48%) Flash
2 3 (2.48%) HTML
3 2 (1.65%) .NET
3 2 (1.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) Ajax
4 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.83%) jQuery
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.31%) Mobile App
2 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.83%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.66%) Linux
2 21 (17.36%) Kali Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Unix
3 3 (2.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.88%) Test Scripting
3 33 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 28 (23.14%) Security Testing
5 27 (22.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (21.49%) Test Management
7 24 (19.83%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (19.01%) Waterfall
9 22 (18.18%) Software Testing
10 21 (17.36%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
11 19 (15.70%) Test Planning
12 16 (13.22%) Automated Testing
13 15 (12.40%) Mentoring
14 14 (11.57%) Automation Testing
15 13 (10.74%) Coaching
15 13 (10.74%) Performance Testing
16 11 (9.09%) Manual Testing
17 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (8.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.57%) SQL
2 12 (9.92%) Java
3 11 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (4.13%) Ruby
5 3 (2.48%) C++
5 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (25.62%) ISTQB
2 27 (22.31%) ISEB
3 23 (19.01%) CHECK Team Leader
3 23 (19.01%) CREST Certified
3 23 (19.01%) SC Cleared
3 23 (19.01%) Security Cleared
4 22 (18.18%) CHECK Team Member
5 21 (17.36%) DV Cleared
6 7 (5.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (4.96%) Degree
8 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.83%) CEH
9 1 (0.83%) CISA
9 1 (0.83%) CISM
9 1 (0.83%) CISSP
9 1 (0.83%) CRISC
9 1 (0.83%) GIAC
9 1 (0.83%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.66%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 21 (17.36%) Nessus
2 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Oracle
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.44%) Demandware
3 9 (7.44%) HP
4 7 (5.79%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.13%) SAP
6 4 (3.31%) EMC
7 3 (2.48%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.83%) Qualys
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Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum Up to £52,000 + Car or Car Allowance
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Coprate benifits
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