The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Team Leader role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 783 791 769
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 109 105 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.094% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 86 94
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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 £27,000 £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%

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Team Leader in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 March 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +4 96 £40,000 - 7
Yorkshire +14 27 £40,000 -5.88%
London +35 18 £46,250 -7.50%
South East -28 16 £42,500 +13.33% 2
East of England +18 15 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +4 15 £45,000 +9.09%
Leeds +19 13 £45,000 +2.85%
North Yorkshire +24 10 £37,500 -11.76%
Middlesbrough -3 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Cambridge - 8 £40,000 -
Surrey - 8 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £40,000 -
South West -21 7 £44,000 +14.28% 1
Wales - 7 £45,500 -
South Wales - 7 £45,500 -
Torfaen - 7 £45,500 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Cwmbran - 7 £45,500 -
Scotland +21 6 £43,000 +7.50%
Bristol -3 6 £44,000 +14.28%
Epsom - 6 £42,500 -
Hampshire -11 5 £40,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -25 5 £40,000 -21.95%
Staffordshire - 5 £40,000 -
City of London +5 4 £75,000 +46.34%
North West +2 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1
Watford - 4 £37,500 -
Cheshire +6 3 £32,500 -
Fareham +6 3 £40,000 -5.32%

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Team Leader 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 Test Team Leader in their job title.

1 135 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (39.91%) Test Management
3 87 (38.16%) ISEB
4 83 (36.40%) Software Testing
5 77 (33.77%) Mentoring
6 73 (32.02%) Finance
7 69 (30.26%) QA
8 57 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 55 (24.12%) Automated Testing
10 53 (23.25%) SQL
11 44 (19.30%) Line Management
12 43 (18.86%) Selenium
13 41 (17.98%) C#
14 36 (15.79%) Test Strategy
15 33 (14.47%) Test Planning
16 32 (14.04%) HP Quality Center
16 32 (14.04%) ISTQB
17 31 (13.60%) Retail
17 31 (13.60%) JUnit
18 30 (13.16%) Banking
19 29 (12.72%) Scrum
19 29 (12.72%) Agile Testing
20 27 (11.84%) Regression Testing
21 26 (11.40%) Manual Testing
22 25 (10.96%) WebDriver
23 24 (10.53%) HP
24 23 (10.09%) User Acceptance Testing
25 21 (9.21%) Performance Testing
25 21 (9.21%) Unit Testing
25 21 (9.21%) TestNG

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Team Leader 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 Test Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.32%) JBoss
2 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.07%) SNMP
2 7 (3.07%) IGMP
2 7 (3.07%) RTSP
2 7 (3.07%) Multicast
3 2 (0.88%) Wireless
3 2 (0.88%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (18.86%) Selenium
2 31 (13.60%) JUnit
3 25 (10.96%) WebDriver
4 21 (9.21%) TestNG
5 18 (7.89%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (6.58%) JIRA
7 13 (5.70%) SoapUI
8 10 (4.39%) JMeter
8 10 (4.39%) NUnit
9 9 (3.95%) FitNesse
9 9 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.19%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.32%) Maven
12 3 (1.32%) TestComplete
12 3 (1.32%) Ant
12 3 (1.32%) Ranorex
12 3 (1.32%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.88%) MSTest
General
1 73 (32.02%) Finance
2 31 (13.60%) Retail
3 30 (13.16%) Banking
4 11 (4.82%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.39%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.63%) Publishing
7 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.88%) Billing
8 2 (0.88%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.02%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) XML
2 4 (1.75%) HTML
3 3 (1.32%) WPF
3 3 (1.32%) SOAP
4 2 (0.88%) Web Services
4 2 (0.88%) Middleware
4 2 (0.88%) Java EE
5 1 (0.44%) REST
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.46%) Client/Server
2 14 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.26%) Open Source
3 12 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.39%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.07%) DTV
6 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.46%) Windows
2 9 (3.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
3 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (39.91%) Test Management
3 83 (36.40%) Software Testing
4 77 (33.77%) Mentoring
5 57 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 55 (24.12%) Automated Testing
7 44 (19.30%) Line Management
8 36 (15.79%) Test Strategy
9 33 (14.47%) Test Planning
10 29 (12.72%) Agile Testing
10 29 (12.72%) Scrum
11 27 (11.84%) Regression Testing
12 26 (11.40%) Manual Testing
13 23 (10.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (9.21%) Performance Testing
14 21 (9.21%) Unit Testing
14 21 (9.21%) Waterfall
15 20 (8.77%) People Management
16 15 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (6.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (23.25%) SQL
2 41 (17.98%) C#
3 19 (8.33%) Python
4 18 (7.89%) C++
5 10 (4.39%) Perl
6 7 (3.07%) Korn
7 6 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.19%) C
9 4 (1.75%) Java
10 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (38.16%) ISEB
2 32 (14.04%) ISTQB
3 16 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (2.63%) Degree
7 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) GPEN
8 2 (0.88%) CISA
8 2 (0.88%) CISM
8 2 (0.88%) CISSP
8 2 (0.88%) CEH
9 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (30.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) vSphere
2 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (14.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (10.53%) HP
2 13 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.95%) Oracle
4 4 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.44%) Telerik
5 1 (0.44%) FINEOS
5 1 (0.44%) Twitter
5 1 (0.44%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.44%) IBM
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