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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 803 802 814
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 97 108 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.094% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.099% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 83 79 68
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +12 96 £45,000 +5.88% 5
South East +32 43 £46,500 +9.41% 2
Hampshire +37 31 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire -1 13 £46,000 +22.66%
Winchester -4 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +12 9 £37,500 -
London -10 9 £42,500 -2.29% 2
West Midlands -17 9 £45,000 -
Leeds - 9 £37,500 -
South West -10 7 £52,500 -8.69%
East of England +11 6 £44,500 -
Staffordshire +7 6 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 6 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £38,500 - 1
Swindon - 5 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire +1 4 £46,000 +15.00%
Sheffield 0 4 £46,000 +15.00%
Nottingham - 4 £38,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £44,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £38,500 - 1
Surrey +4 3 £46,500 -7.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -2 3 £45,000 -
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £40,000 - 1
Southampton - 3 £55,000 -
Brighton - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £43,500 -
North West +9 2 £47,500 +39.70%
Manchester +4 2 £47,500 +39.70%
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £34,000 -9.33%

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 98 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 73 (40.11%) ISTQB
4 70 (38.46%) QA
5 68 (37.36%) Selenium
6 62 (34.07%) Test Automation
7 60 (32.97%) Automated Testing
8 59 (32.42%) ISEB
9 55 (30.22%) Finance
10 49 (26.92%) C#
11 47 (25.82%) Mentoring
12 46 (25.27%) Manual Testing
13 37 (20.33%) Test Management
13 37 (20.33%) WebDriver
14 34 (18.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 31 (17.03%) Test Scripting
15 31 (17.03%) Microsoft
16 30 (16.48%) HP UFT
17 28 (15.38%) Unit Testing
17 28 (15.38%) Test Strategy
17 28 (15.38%) SDLC
18 25 (13.74%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (13.74%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (13.74%) Performance Testing
18 25 (13.74%) JMeter
19 22 (12.09%) HP Quality Center
19 22 (12.09%) Coaching
19 22 (12.09%) Client/Server
20 21 (11.54%) TDD
20 21 (11.54%) Security Testing

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (1.65%) JBoss
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) HFM
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.85%) SNMP
1 7 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (3.85%) IGMP
1 7 (3.85%) RTSP
1 7 (3.85%) Multicast
1 7 (3.85%) Unicast
2 5 (2.75%) Wireless
2 5 (2.75%) Wireless Security
3 3 (1.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.65%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (37.36%) Selenium
2 37 (20.33%) WebDriver
3 30 (16.48%) HP UFT
4 25 (13.74%) JMeter
5 18 (9.89%) JIRA
6 17 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (8.79%) NSubstitute
7 16 (8.79%) NUnit
8 10 (5.49%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.95%) Cucumber
9 9 (4.95%) JUnit
9 9 (4.95%) TestNG
10 6 (3.30%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.75%) TestComplete
11 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.20%) LoadRunner
12 4 (2.20%) FitNesse
12 4 (2.20%) Ranorex
13 3 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.65%) SilkTest
General
1 55 (30.22%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Publishing
3 10 (5.49%) Banking
4 9 (4.95%) Games
5 5 (2.75%) Retail
6 4 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
7 1 (0.55%) Front Office
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.75%) .NET
2 3 (1.65%) SOAP
2 3 (1.65%) Web Services
2 3 (1.65%) XML
2 3 (1.65%) WPF
2 3 (1.65%) REST
3 2 (1.10%) HTML
3 2 (1.10%) Flash
3 2 (1.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) Client/Server
2 19 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.95%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.85%) DTV
6 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.10%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.10%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
8 1 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.69%) Windows
2 10 (5.49%) Linux
3 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 62 (34.07%) Test Automation
4 60 (32.97%) Automated Testing
5 47 (25.82%) Mentoring
6 46 (25.27%) Manual Testing
7 37 (20.33%) Test Management
8 31 (17.03%) Test Scripting
9 28 (15.38%) SDLC
9 28 (15.38%) Test Strategy
9 28 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 25 (13.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (13.74%) Performance Testing
10 25 (13.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (12.09%) Coaching
12 21 (11.54%) Security Testing
12 21 (11.54%) TDD
13 17 (9.34%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.24%) Test Planning
14 15 (8.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.92%) C#
2 17 (9.34%) SQL
3 13 (7.14%) Perl
4 11 (6.04%) Java
5 10 (5.49%) Korn
6 7 (3.85%) Python
6 7 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.85%) C
7 5 (2.75%) C++
8 3 (1.65%) VB
8 3 (1.65%) Bourne shell
8 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (40.11%) ISTQB
2 59 (32.42%) ISEB
3 34 (18.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (8.79%) Degree
5 11 (6.04%) CEH
6 7 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (3.30%) PCI QSA
8 5 (2.75%) CISSP
8 5 (2.75%) GPEN
8 5 (2.75%) CISA
8 5 (2.75%) CISM
9 4 (2.20%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.65%) HND
11 2 (1.10%) HNC
11 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.10%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (38.46%) QA
2 6 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.55%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (12.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.79%) HP
3 4 (2.20%) Oracle
3 4 (2.20%) Telerik
4 3 (1.65%) Progress
5 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.55%) hybris
6 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.55%) McAfee
6 1 (0.55%) VMware
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum market leading employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Kainos
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 21 days ago