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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 795 813 813
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 97 101 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.086% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.091% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 83 85 81
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
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 £67,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +18 92 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South East +43 47 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire +30 38 £46,250 +8.82%
Winchester -1 17 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +6 9 £44,750 +9.14%
West Midlands -16 9 £45,000 -
London +17 8 £45,250 -17.72% 1
Yorkshire -10 8 £40,000 -5.88%
South West -11 7 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Yorkshire -4 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Wiltshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +12 5 - -
Staffordshire +5 5 £45,000 -
Leeds -6 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £34,250 -8.66%
Milton Keynes -3 4 £34,250 -8.66%
Southampton - 4 £53,750 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £44,750 -
South Wales +5 3 £46,500 -
Wales -1 3 £46,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -5 3 £45,000 -
Torfaen - 3 £46,500 -
Salisbury - 3 £42,500 -
Swindon - 3 £52,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 3 £37,500 -
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
Cwmbran - 3 £46,500 -
Scotland +11 2 £47,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £46,000 -
Fareham - 2 £41,750 -

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 97 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (40.74%) Software Testing
3 75 (39.68%) QA
4 71 (37.57%) ISTQB
5 64 (33.86%) Selenium
6 63 (33.33%) Finance
7 62 (32.80%) Automated Testing
7 62 (32.80%) Test Automation
8 61 (32.28%) ISEB
9 46 (24.34%) Mentoring
10 44 (23.28%) Test Management
11 43 (22.75%) C#
12 40 (21.16%) Manual Testing
13 34 (17.99%) WebDriver
14 33 (17.46%) SDLC
15 32 (16.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 32 (16.93%) Microsoft
16 31 (16.40%) Test Strategy
17 30 (15.87%) HP UFT
18 28 (14.81%) Performance Testing
19 27 (14.29%) Unit Testing
20 26 (13.76%) Test Scripting
20 26 (13.76%) Coaching
21 25 (13.23%) User Acceptance Testing
22 23 (12.17%) TDD
23 22 (11.64%) JMeter
23 22 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
24 21 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
24 21 (11.11%) Security Testing
25 20 (10.58%) SQL

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (2.12%) JBoss
2 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.76%) SNMP
1 9 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 9 (4.76%) IGMP
1 9 (4.76%) RTSP
1 9 (4.76%) Multicast
1 9 (4.76%) Unicast
2 5 (2.65%) Wireless
2 5 (2.65%) Wireless Security
3 3 (1.59%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.59%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (33.86%) Selenium
2 34 (17.99%) WebDriver
3 30 (15.87%) HP UFT
4 22 (11.64%) JMeter
5 18 (9.52%) NUnit
5 18 (9.52%) JIRA
6 16 (8.47%) NSubstitute
7 15 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.23%) Jenkins
8 8 (4.23%) Cucumber
8 8 (4.23%) JUnit
9 7 (3.70%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.17%) TestNG
11 5 (2.65%) TestComplete
11 5 (2.65%) LoadRunner
12 4 (2.12%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.59%) Ant
13 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 63 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (6.88%) Publishing
3 11 (5.82%) Banking
4 9 (4.76%) Games
5 7 (3.70%) Retail
6 4 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.59%) Marketing
8 2 (1.06%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Front Office
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.17%) .NET
2 4 (2.12%) XML
3 3 (1.59%) SOAP
3 3 (1.59%) Web Services
3 3 (1.59%) WPF
3 3 (1.59%) REST
4 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 2 (1.06%) Flash
5 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.05%) Client/Server
3 12 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.76%) DTV
5 6 (3.17%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.06%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.06%) PMI
8 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.35%) Linux
2 9 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (0.53%) UNIX
3 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (40.74%) Software Testing
3 62 (32.80%) Automated Testing
3 62 (32.80%) Test Automation
4 46 (24.34%) Mentoring
5 44 (23.28%) Test Management
6 40 (21.16%) Manual Testing
7 33 (17.46%) SDLC
8 31 (16.40%) Test Strategy
9 28 (14.81%) Performance Testing
10 27 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 26 (13.76%) Test Scripting
11 26 (13.76%) Coaching
12 25 (13.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (12.17%) TDD
14 21 (11.11%) Security Testing
14 21 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (9.52%) Scrum
16 17 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.75%) C#
2 20 (10.58%) SQL
3 16 (8.47%) Perl
4 12 (6.35%) Korn
5 10 (5.29%) Python
6 8 (4.23%) C
6 8 (4.23%) C++
7 7 (3.70%) Java
8 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.59%) VB
9 3 (1.59%) Bourne shell
9 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (37.57%) ISTQB
2 61 (32.28%) ISEB
3 32 (16.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 19 (10.05%) Degree
5 9 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (3.17%) CEH
7 5 (2.65%) CISA
7 5 (2.65%) CISM
7 5 (2.65%) CISSP
7 5 (2.65%) GPEN
8 3 (1.59%) HND
9 2 (1.06%) HNC
9 2 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.06%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.53%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (39.68%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (10.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.94%) HP
3 5 (2.65%) Oracle
4 4 (2.12%) VMware
4 4 (2.12%) Telerik
5 3 (1.59%) Progress
6 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.53%) hybris
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) McAfee
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