The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Team Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank 847 862 865
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 86 97 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.088% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.091% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 102
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Test Team Leader in the job title.

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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 79 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East +10 34 £52,500 +16.66% 1
London +53 15 £57,500 +35.29%
Yorkshire +23 10 £56,000 +40.00% 1
Surrey +31 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Midlands -6 8 £40,000 -8.04%
Hampshire -29 8 £53,750 +19.44%
Reading +27 7 £57,500 +4.54%
Berkshire +14 7 £57,500 +4.54%
East Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £56,000 - 1
Brighton - 7 £50,000 -
East Midlands +10 6 £43,750 -7.89%
Scotland +10 5 £35,500 -25.26%
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +27 4 £37,700 +10.07%
Milton Keynes +24 4 £37,700 +10.07%
West Yorkshire +16 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Glasgow -3 3 £35,500 -25.26%
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
East of England +14 2 £45,000 +0.55%
South West +13 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Edinburgh +6 2 - -
Winchester -3 2 £51,250 +13.88%
Cheltenham - 2 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 2 £40,000 -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Worcester - 2 £49,000 -
North West - 2 £41,250 -
Worcestershire - 2 £49,000 -

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Test Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Test Team Leader in the job title.

1 61 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 36 (24.32%) Selenium
4 35 (23.65%) ISTQB
5 34 (22.97%) Security Testing
6 33 (22.30%) Mobile App
6 33 (22.30%) Linux
7 32 (21.62%) ISEB
7 32 (21.62%) Penetration Testing
8 31 (20.95%) Test Scripting
9 30 (20.27%) CHECK Team Leader
10 29 (19.59%) CHECK Team Member
10 29 (19.59%) CREST Certified
10 29 (19.59%) Finance
11 28 (18.92%) Nessus
11 28 (18.92%) Burp Suite
11 28 (18.92%) Kali Linux
11 28 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (18.92%) SC Cleared
11 28 (18.92%) DV Cleared
11 28 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 28 (18.92%) Metasploit
11 28 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (16.89%) Test Automation
12 25 (16.89%) WebDriver
13 24 (16.22%) Automation Testing
13 24 (16.22%) Test Strategy
13 24 (16.22%) QA
14 23 (15.54%) Waterfall
14 23 (15.54%) Mentoring

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Project
2 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
2 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (6.76%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (6.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (24.32%) Selenium
2 28 (18.92%) Burp Suite
2 28 (18.92%) Metasploit
3 25 (16.89%) WebDriver
4 16 (10.81%) JIRA
5 15 (10.14%) JMeter
6 13 (8.78%) NUnit
7 12 (8.11%) HP UFT
8 7 (4.73%) SoapUI
9 6 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.38%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.38%) LoadRunner
10 5 (3.38%) Robot Framework
11 4 (2.70%) NSubstitute
12 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.35%) Mockito
13 2 (1.35%) Moq
13 2 (1.35%) MSTest
13 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (19.59%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Electronics
3 5 (3.38%) Banking
4 3 (2.03%) Publishing
5 2 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.70%) .NET
2 3 (2.03%) Flash
2 3 (2.03%) HTML
2 3 (2.03%) SOAP
3 2 (1.35%) CSS
3 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.35%) Middleware
4 1 (0.68%) Ajax
4 1 (0.68%) jQuery
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.38%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.35%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.30%) Linux
2 28 (18.92%) Kali Linux
3 5 (3.38%) Unix
3 5 (3.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 34 (22.97%) Security Testing
4 32 (21.62%) Penetration Testing
5 31 (20.95%) Test Scripting
6 28 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (16.89%) Test Automation
8 24 (16.22%) Automation Testing
8 24 (16.22%) Test Strategy
9 23 (15.54%) Mentoring
9 23 (15.54%) Waterfall
10 22 (14.86%) Test Management
11 21 (14.19%) Coaching
12 19 (12.84%) Automated Testing
13 18 (12.16%) Test Planning
14 16 (10.81%) Performance Testing
14 16 (10.81%) SDLC
15 15 (10.14%) Manual Testing
16 13 (8.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) C#
2 16 (10.81%) Java
2 16 (10.81%) SQL
3 5 (3.38%) C++
4 4 (2.70%) Ruby
5 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.03%) Python
6 2 (1.35%) C
6 2 (1.35%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (23.65%) ISTQB
2 32 (21.62%) ISEB
3 30 (20.27%) CHECK Team Leader
4 29 (19.59%) CHECK Team Member
4 29 (19.59%) CREST Certified
5 28 (18.92%) DV Cleared
5 28 (18.92%) SC Cleared
5 28 (18.92%) Security Cleared
6 9 (6.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (5.41%) Degree
8 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.68%) CEH
11 1 (0.68%) CISA
11 1 (0.68%) CISM
11 1 (0.68%) CISSP
11 1 (0.68%) CRISC
11 1 (0.68%) GIAC
11 1 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.22%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SDET
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 28 (18.92%) Nessus
2 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.14%) Oracle
2 13 (8.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.76%) Demandware
3 10 (6.76%) HP
4 7 (4.73%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.73%) EMC
5 2 (1.35%) Atmel
6 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.68%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.68%) PayPal
6 1 (0.68%) Qualys
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
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