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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 767 796 761
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 114 96 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.096% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 74 90
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,650 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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 February 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 February 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 +8 107 £41,750 +4.37% 10
Yorkshire +20 33 £38,250 -10.00% 1
East of England +9 22 £40,000 -
South East -25 20 £42,500 +19.71% 2
North Yorkshire +24 17 £37,500 -11.76% 1
London +16 16 £43,750 -14.63% 1
Middlesbrough 0 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Cambridge - 14 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 14 £40,000 -
Leeds +4 13 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +1 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey - 12 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -3 10 £52,500 +36.36% 1
South West -13 10 £52,500 +36.36% 3
Hertfordshire -1 8 £37,500 -9.63%
Epsom - 8 £42,500 -
Hampshire -19 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Watford - 5 £37,500 -
Cwmbran -14 4 - -
Torfaen -14 4 - -
West Midlands -15 4 £42,500 +0.59% 1
South Wales -18 4 - -
Wales -20 4 - -
Scotland +11 3 £48,000 +20.00%
South Yorkshire - 3 £46,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hitchin - 3 - -
Sheffield - 3 £46,000 -
Fareham +2 2 £40,000 - 1
North West -17 2 - - 2

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 148 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (40.33%) Test Management
3 96 (39.51%) ISEB
4 90 (37.04%) Software Testing
5 83 (34.16%) Mentoring
6 75 (30.86%) Finance
7 72 (29.63%) QA
8 61 (25.10%) Test Automation
9 59 (24.28%) Automated Testing
10 58 (23.87%) SQL
11 56 (23.05%) Selenium
12 48 (19.75%) Line Management
13 42 (17.28%) Test Strategy
14 41 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
14 41 (16.87%) Retail
14 41 (16.87%) C#
15 40 (16.46%) Test Planning
16 38 (15.64%) Manual Testing
17 37 (15.23%) JUnit
18 36 (14.81%) Banking
19 35 (14.40%) WebDriver
20 33 (13.58%) HP
21 32 (13.17%) Scrum
22 31 (12.76%) ISTQB
23 30 (12.35%) Regression Testing
23 30 (12.35%) Agile Testing
24 28 (11.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
25 26 (10.70%) Unit Testing
25 26 (10.70%) TestNG
26 25 (10.29%) People Management

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (0.82%) JBoss
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.65%) SNMP
2 4 (1.65%) IGMP
2 4 (1.65%) RTSP
2 4 (1.65%) Multicast
3 1 (0.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (23.05%) Selenium
2 37 (15.23%) JUnit
3 35 (14.40%) WebDriver
4 26 (10.70%) TestNG
5 23 (9.47%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (7.41%) JIRA
7 17 (7.00%) FitNesse
7 17 (7.00%) SoapUI
8 15 (6.17%) JMeter
9 11 (4.53%) NUnit
10 5 (2.06%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.06%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.23%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.82%) Maven
12 2 (0.82%) Ant
12 2 (0.82%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.41%) Sahi
General
1 75 (30.86%) Finance
2 41 (16.87%) Retail
3 36 (14.81%) Banking
4 14 (5.76%) Retail Banking
5 13 (5.35%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.88%) Publishing
7 4 (1.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.82%) Law
8 2 (0.82%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.17%) .NET
2 5 (2.06%) HTML
3 3 (1.23%) XML
3 3 (1.23%) SOAP
4 2 (0.82%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.82%) Java EE
4 2 (0.82%) Middleware
5 1 (0.41%) WinForms
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
5 1 (0.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.41%) Client/Server
1 18 (7.41%) Open Source
2 14 (5.76%) N-Tier
3 10 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.65%) DTV
6 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) Derivative
7 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.82%) Windows
2 7 (2.88%) Linux
3 2 (0.82%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (40.33%) Test Management
3 90 (37.04%) Software Testing
4 83 (34.16%) Mentoring
5 61 (25.10%) Test Automation
6 59 (24.28%) Automated Testing
7 48 (19.75%) Line Management
8 42 (17.28%) Test Strategy
9 40 (16.46%) Test Planning
10 38 (15.64%) Manual Testing
11 32 (13.17%) Scrum
12 30 (12.35%) Regression Testing
12 30 (12.35%) Agile Testing
13 26 (10.70%) Unit Testing
14 25 (10.29%) People Management
15 22 (9.05%) Waterfall
16 21 (8.64%) Performance Testing
17 20 (8.23%) Test Scripting
18 19 (7.82%) User Acceptance Testing
19 17 (7.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.87%) SQL
2 41 (16.87%) C#
3 19 (7.82%) Python
4 18 (7.41%) C++
5 6 (2.47%) Perl
6 5 (2.06%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.65%) C
7 4 (1.65%) Java
7 4 (1.65%) Korn
8 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (39.51%) ISEB
2 31 (12.76%) ISTQB
3 28 (11.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.65%) VCP4
7 4 (1.65%) Degree
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) vSphere
2 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (13.58%) HP
2 9 (3.70%) Oracle
2 9 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.65%) VMware
4 1 (0.41%) Telerik
4 1 (0.41%) FINEOS
4 1 (0.41%) Twitter
4 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.41%) IBM
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