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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Team Lead
Rank 778 776 770
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 126 85 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,200 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014 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 18 September 2014. 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 -5 119 £42,500 +6.25% 10
London -20 30 £42,500 -29.16% 1
South East +5 29 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Yorkshire -11 26 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Hampshire +10 23 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Winchester - 20 £42,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 14 £37,500 - 1
Bristol -3 12 £57,500 +35.29% 1
South West -4 12 £57,500 +52.31% 1
Middlesbrough - 12 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire -13 8 £40,000 -3.61%
Sheffield -18 8 £40,000 -3.61%
West Midlands -30 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Manchester -6 6 £40,000 -3.61% 4
North West -18 6 £40,000 +26.98% 4
Chiswick - 6 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear -9 5 - -
North East -9 5 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 5 - -
East of England -22 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 - -
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +1 3 £67,500 +50.00%
City of London -4 3 £42,500 -12.82%
Scotland -17 3 £70,000 +75.00%
Essex - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
Wales +1 2 £38,500 +31.62% 1
South Wales +1 2 £38,500 +31.62% 1

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 123 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (36.48%) Software Testing
3 75 (32.19%) Finance
4 66 (28.33%) Test Management
4 66 (28.33%) Mentoring
5 64 (27.47%) Selenium
6 62 (26.61%) QA
6 62 (26.61%) ISEB
7 56 (24.03%) Test Automation
8 51 (21.89%) Automated Testing
9 50 (21.46%) SQL
10 45 (19.31%) Line Management
11 41 (17.60%) Manual Testing
12 37 (15.88%) WebDriver
13 34 (14.59%) Test Planning
14 31 (13.30%) HP Quality Center
15 30 (12.88%) Test Scripting
16 29 (12.45%) JUnit
17 28 (12.02%) HP
17 28 (12.02%) Test Strategy
18 26 (11.16%) ISTQB
19 25 (10.73%) Waterfall
19 25 (10.73%) TestNG
20 24 (10.30%) Java
20 24 (10.30%) E-Commerce
21 23 (9.87%) Regression Testing
22 21 (9.01%) Unit Testing
23 20 (8.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 20 (8.58%) Windows
24 19 (8.15%) Automation Testing

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (0.43%) Confluence
1 1 (0.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Network Security
1 3 (1.29%) HTTPS
1 3 (1.29%) HTTP
1 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.15%) DB2
2 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 64 (27.47%) Selenium
2 37 (15.88%) WebDriver
3 29 (12.45%) JUnit
4 25 (10.73%) TestNG
5 17 (7.30%) FitNesse
6 16 (6.87%) SoapUI
7 15 (6.44%) JIRA
7 15 (6.44%) Cucumber
8 14 (6.01%) JMeter
8 14 (6.01%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (3.43%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.58%) Sahi
10 6 (2.58%) RSpec
11 5 (2.15%) Hudson
11 5 (2.15%) Behat
11 5 (2.15%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.15%) PhantomJS
12 3 (1.29%) Ranorex
13 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 75 (32.19%) Finance
2 18 (7.73%) Retail
3 13 (5.58%) Banking
4 8 (3.43%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.29%) Games
6 3 (1.29%) Military
7 2 (0.86%) Publishing
7 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.86%) Legal
7 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.87%) .NET
2 5 (2.15%) Middleware
2 5 (2.15%) HTML
2 5 (2.15%) Web Services
3 4 (1.72%) CSS
4 2 (0.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.86%) XML
4 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.43%) XSL
5 1 (0.43%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.87%) Open Source
2 12 (5.15%) Client/Server
2 12 (5.15%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.00%) iSeries
6 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.72%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.86%) Online Games
9 2 (0.86%) Derivative
9 2 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.86%) Statistics
9 2 (0.86%) iPad
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.58%) Windows
2 9 (3.86%) Linux
3 7 (3.00%) UNIX
3 7 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.86%) Android
4 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (36.48%) Software Testing
3 66 (28.33%) Test Management
3 66 (28.33%) Mentoring
4 56 (24.03%) Test Automation
5 51 (21.89%) Automated Testing
6 45 (19.31%) Line Management
7 41 (17.60%) Manual Testing
8 34 (14.59%) Test Planning
9 30 (12.88%) Test Scripting
10 28 (12.02%) Test Strategy
11 25 (10.73%) Waterfall
12 24 (10.30%) E-Commerce
13 23 (9.87%) Regression Testing
14 21 (9.01%) Unit Testing
15 19 (8.15%) Automation Testing
16 18 (7.73%) V-Model
16 18 (7.73%) Security Testing
17 16 (6.87%) Web Testing
18 15 (6.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.46%) SQL
2 24 (10.30%) Java
3 17 (7.30%) C#
4 7 (3.00%) VB
5 5 (2.15%) PHP
6 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (26.61%) ISEB
2 26 (11.16%) ISTQB
3 20 (8.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 19 (8.15%) Security Cleared
5 16 (6.87%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.29%) Degree
7 4 (1.72%) GIAC
7 4 (1.72%) CISSP
7 4 (1.72%) GPEN
7 4 (1.72%) OSCP
8 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (26.61%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 31 (13.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (12.02%) HP
2 18 (7.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.86%) Capita
4 7 (3.00%) Telerik
5 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.29%) Dell
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle
8 1 (0.43%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.43%) FINEOS
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