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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 800 790 782
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 83 117 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.100% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 105 92
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -9 71 £41,500 -2.35% 7
South East -17 20 £45,000 +20.00% 3
London +36 17 £51,500 -1.90% 1
Hampshire +4 16 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Yorkshire +1 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Yorkshire +13 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South Wales +12 7 £45,500 +43.30%
Wales +9 7 £45,500 +43.30%
West Midlands -8 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Torfaen - 7 £45,500 -
Cwmbran - 7 £45,500 -
City of London +38 6 £97,500 +90.24%
Leeds +4 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Staffordshire +9 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Southampton +2 5 £45,000 +33.33%
Winchester - 5 £45,000 - 2
Scotland - 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands +10 4 £40,000 +12.67%
North West -8 4 £32,750 -18.12%
Edinburgh - 4 £40,000 -
Fareham - 4 £40,000 -
East of England +16 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +12 3 - -
South West -10 3 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Milton Keynes -24 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Cheshire - 3 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +15 2 £37,500 +0.67%
Stoke-on-Trent +13 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £40,000 +12.67%

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 101 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (39.80%) ISEB
3 71 (36.22%) Test Management
4 68 (34.69%) QA
5 67 (34.18%) Software Testing
6 64 (32.65%) Finance
7 59 (30.10%) Mentoring
8 48 (24.49%) Automated Testing
9 46 (23.47%) Test Automation
10 44 (22.45%) ISTQB
11 38 (19.39%) SQL
12 37 (18.88%) Selenium
13 31 (15.82%) C#
14 28 (14.29%) Test Strategy
15 26 (13.27%) Manual Testing
15 26 (13.27%) Line Management
16 25 (12.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 23 (11.73%) Regression Testing
18 22 (11.22%) Scrum
18 22 (11.22%) Banking
18 22 (11.22%) HP Quality Center
18 22 (11.22%) Performance Testing
19 20 (10.20%) Test Planning
19 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (10.20%) QuickTest Pro
19 20 (10.20%) HP
20 19 (9.69%) Perl
20 19 (9.69%) Agile Testing
21 18 (9.18%) People Management
21 18 (9.18%) Unit Testing

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (2.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.61%) SNMP
2 11 (5.61%) RTSP
2 11 (5.61%) IGMP
2 11 (5.61%) Multicast
2 11 (5.61%) Unicast
3 5 (2.55%) Wireless Security
3 5 (2.55%) Wireless
4 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (18.88%) Selenium
2 20 (10.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (9.18%) WebDriver
3 18 (9.18%) JUnit
4 12 (6.12%) NUnit
5 11 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (5.10%) TestNG
7 9 (4.59%) JMeter
8 8 (4.08%) JIRA
9 6 (3.06%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.06%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.06%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.04%) NSubstitute
11 3 (1.53%) Ranorex
11 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.53%) TestComplete
11 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.53%) Ant
11 3 (1.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 64 (32.65%) Finance
2 22 (11.22%) Banking
3 18 (9.18%) Retail
4 8 (4.08%) Publishing
5 7 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Games
7 2 (1.02%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.59%) .NET
2 5 (2.55%) XML
3 3 (1.53%) REST
3 3 (1.53%) SOAP
3 3 (1.53%) WPF
4 2 (1.02%) Middleware
5 1 (0.51%) HTML
5 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.16%) Client/Server
3 14 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.61%) DTV
5 5 (2.55%) Open Source
5 5 (2.55%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.12%) Linux
2 7 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (36.22%) Test Management
3 67 (34.18%) Software Testing
4 59 (30.10%) Mentoring
5 48 (24.49%) Automated Testing
6 46 (23.47%) Test Automation
7 28 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 26 (13.27%) Manual Testing
8 26 (13.27%) Line Management
9 25 (12.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (11.73%) Regression Testing
11 22 (11.22%) Scrum
11 22 (11.22%) Performance Testing
12 20 (10.20%) Test Planning
13 19 (9.69%) Agile Testing
14 18 (9.18%) People Management
14 18 (9.18%) Unit Testing
15 16 (8.16%) TDD
15 16 (8.16%) Test Scripting
15 16 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.39%) SQL
2 31 (15.82%) C#
3 19 (9.69%) Perl
4 16 (8.16%) Python
5 14 (7.14%) Korn
5 14 (7.14%) C++
6 8 (4.08%) C
7 6 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.04%) Java
9 3 (1.53%) Bourne shell
9 3 (1.53%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.53%) VB
10 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (39.80%) ISEB
2 44 (22.45%) ISTQB
3 13 (6.63%) Degree
4 12 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (3.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (2.55%) GPEN
7 5 (2.55%) CISA
7 5 (2.55%) CISM
7 5 (2.55%) CISSP
7 5 (2.55%) CEH
8 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (34.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (11.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (10.20%) HP
2 16 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.08%) Oracle
4 3 (1.53%) VMware
5 2 (1.02%) Telerik
6 1 (0.51%) Twitter
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) Progress
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus scheme, Pension, Life assuranc
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago