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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank 875 830 842
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 59 120 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 53 94 71
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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 -59 57 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Essex +13 15 £57,500 -
East of England -10 15 £57,500 +45.56%
London -9 13 £60,000 +29.72%
Colchester - 11 £55,000 -
South East +8 9 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North West +24 7 £30,500 -32.22%
City of London +64 6 £53,000 -11.66%
West Yorkshire +8 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Leeds +2 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire -15 6 £40,000 +1.91%
Chester - 4 £30,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £30,500 -
Manchester +27 3 £37,000 -17.77%
Surrey +7 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Midlands -19 3 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands - 3 £38,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £38,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £38,850 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £38,850 -
Nottingham - 3 £38,500 -
Wales +7 2 £52,750 -
Hampshire +6 2 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Winchester +1 2 £48,750 +14.70% 1
South Wales 0 2 £52,750 -
Kent +11 1 £50,000 -
South West -10 1 £42,500 -26.08%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £30,500 -

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 87 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.82%) Mentoring
3 43 (29.45%) QA
3 43 (29.45%) ISEB
4 41 (28.08%) Test Scripting
5 40 (27.40%) Selenium
6 39 (26.71%) Test Management
6 39 (26.71%) Finance
7 38 (26.03%) C#
7 38 (26.03%) ISTQB
8 36 (24.66%) Automated Testing
8 36 (24.66%) Test Planning
9 34 (23.29%) HP UFT
10 32 (21.92%) Manual Testing
11 30 (20.55%) Test Automation
12 27 (18.49%) WebDriver
12 27 (18.49%) Software Testing
13 24 (16.44%) JMeter
13 24 (16.44%) Test Strategy
14 22 (15.07%) Waterfall
14 22 (15.07%) HP Quality Center
14 22 (15.07%) Java
14 22 (15.07%) Client/Server
15 20 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (13.01%) SDLC
16 19 (13.01%) Windows
16 19 (13.01%) LoadRunner
17 18 (12.33%) HP
17 18 (12.33%) Continuous Delivery
18 17 (11.64%) SAP

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.05%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.68%) HFM
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
1 1 (0.68%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.37%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (27.40%) Selenium
2 34 (23.29%) HP UFT
3 27 (18.49%) WebDriver
4 24 (16.44%) JMeter
5 19 (13.01%) LoadRunner
6 16 (10.96%) SoapUI
7 14 (9.59%) JUnit
7 14 (9.59%) TestNG
8 12 (8.22%) JIRA
9 10 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.37%) Bugzilla
12 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.37%) NUnit
12 2 (1.37%) Subversion
13 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.68%) LabVIEW
13 1 (0.68%) NSubstitute
General
1 39 (26.71%) Finance
2 15 (10.27%) Law
3 12 (8.22%) Legal
4 5 (3.42%) Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Advertising
5 4 (2.74%) Publishing
6 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.05%) Marketing
7 2 (1.37%) Games
7 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.48%) Web Services
2 4 (2.74%) .NET
3 3 (2.05%) DCOM
3 3 (2.05%) SOAP
4 2 (1.37%) WCF
5 1 (0.68%) Flash
5 1 (0.68%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Client/Server
2 14 (9.59%) N-Tier
3 11 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.37%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.68%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.01%) Windows
2 2 (1.37%) Android
2 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.82%) Mentoring
3 41 (28.08%) Test Scripting
4 39 (26.71%) Test Management
5 36 (24.66%) Automated Testing
5 36 (24.66%) Test Planning
6 32 (21.92%) Manual Testing
7 30 (20.55%) Test Automation
8 27 (18.49%) Software Testing
9 24 (16.44%) Test Strategy
10 22 (15.07%) Waterfall
11 20 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (13.01%) SDLC
13 18 (12.33%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (10.27%) Electronic Trading
14 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
15 14 (9.59%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 14 (9.59%) Performance Testing
16 13 (8.90%) Functional Testing
17 12 (8.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.03%) C#
2 22 (15.07%) Java
3 11 (7.53%) SQL
4 5 (3.42%) Ruby
5 3 (2.05%) VB
6 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (29.45%) ISEB
2 38 (26.03%) ISTQB
3 12 (8.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.74%) CREST Certified
4 4 (2.74%) Degree
4 4 (2.74%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (2.05%) CEH
6 2 (1.37%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.68%) CISA
7 1 (0.68%) CISM
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) CRISC
7 1 (0.68%) GIAC
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (29.45%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 22 (15.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (12.33%) HP
2 17 (11.64%) SAP
3 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.16%) Citrix
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.68%) Qualys
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Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Winchester, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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