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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank 850 888 883
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 74 88 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.079% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.082% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 106
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 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +23 63 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South East +33 36 £51,250 +13.88% 2
London +34 14 £50,000 +0.50%
Hampshire -10 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +40 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire - 8 £57,500 -
Reading - 8 £57,500 -
Brighton - 7 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
Winchester +10 6 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Scotland +7 5 £36,500 -8.75%
West Midlands -18 5 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Yorkshire +20 4 £56,000 +40.00% 2
Wales +3 4 £45,000 -3.22%
North Yorkshire - 4 £56,000 -
Buckinghamshire +33 3 £37,700 +10.88%
Milton Keynes +27 3 £37,700 +10.88%
Glasgow - 3 £35,500 -
Edinburgh +11 2 £44,000 +10.00%
South Wales +6 2 £45,000 -3.22%
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £45,000 -
Wrexham - 2 £41,250 -
North Wales - 2 £41,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
East of England +31 1 £45,000 +1.12% 1
South West +10 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Warwickshire -1 1 £37,500 -10.71%
Southampton -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) Test Scripting
3 36 (25.53%) ISEB
4 34 (24.11%) Finance
4 34 (24.11%) Selenium
5 33 (23.40%) ISTQB
5 33 (23.40%) Security Testing
6 32 (22.70%) Mobile App
7 31 (21.99%) Test Strategy
7 31 (21.99%) Linux
8 30 (21.28%) Software Testing
8 30 (21.28%) Penetration Testing
9 29 (20.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (19.86%) Test Management
10 28 (19.86%) SC Cleared
10 28 (19.86%) Security Cleared
10 28 (19.86%) CHECK Team Leader
10 28 (19.86%) CREST Certified
11 27 (19.15%) CHECK Team Member
12 26 (18.44%) Burp Suite
12 26 (18.44%) Kali Linux
12 26 (18.44%) Metasploit
12 26 (18.44%) DV Cleared
12 26 (18.44%) Test Automation
12 26 (18.44%) Cybersecurity
12 26 (18.44%) Nessus
13 23 (16.31%) WebDriver
14 22 (15.60%) Waterfall
14 22 (15.60%) QA
15 19 (13.48%) Automated Testing

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 (2.84%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.84%) MS Office
1 4 (2.84%) MS Project
2 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (7.09%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (7.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (24.11%) Selenium
2 26 (18.44%) Burp Suite
2 26 (18.44%) Metasploit
3 23 (16.31%) WebDriver
4 17 (12.06%) HP UFT
5 15 (10.64%) JIRA
5 15 (10.64%) JMeter
6 12 (8.51%) NUnit
7 10 (7.09%) LoadRunner
8 7 (4.96%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.55%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.55%) NSubstitute
9 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.84%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.42%) Ant
11 2 (1.42%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.42%) MSTest
12 1 (0.71%) Firebug
12 1 (0.71%) JUnit
12 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 34 (24.11%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Electronics
3 7 (4.96%) Legal
4 5 (3.55%) Advertising
4 5 (3.55%) Banking
4 5 (3.55%) Law
4 5 (3.55%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.71%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.84%) SOAP
2 3 (2.13%) .NET
2 3 (2.13%) Flash
2 3 (2.13%) HTML
3 2 (1.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.71%) Ajax
4 1 (0.71%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.71%) jQuery
4 1 (0.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.55%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.42%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.71%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.71%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.99%) Linux
2 26 (18.44%) Kali Linux
3 4 (2.84%) Windows
4 3 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) Test Scripting
3 33 (23.40%) Security Testing
4 31 (21.99%) Test Strategy
5 30 (21.28%) Penetration Testing
5 30 (21.28%) Software Testing
6 29 (20.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (19.86%) Test Management
8 26 (18.44%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (18.44%) Test Automation
9 22 (15.60%) Waterfall
10 19 (13.48%) Automated Testing
10 19 (13.48%) Automation Testing
11 18 (12.77%) Coaching
11 18 (12.77%) Test Planning
12 17 (12.06%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.64%) Manual Testing
13 15 (10.64%) Performance Testing
14 11 (7.80%) Functional Testing
14 11 (7.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.77%) C#
2 17 (12.06%) SQL
3 13 (9.22%) Java
4 5 (3.55%) Ruby
5 4 (2.84%) C++
6 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.42%) Python
8 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.71%) C
8 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (25.53%) ISEB
2 33 (23.40%) ISTQB
3 28 (19.86%) CHECK Team Leader
3 28 (19.86%) CREST Certified
3 28 (19.86%) SC Cleared
3 28 (19.86%) Security Cleared
4 27 (19.15%) CHECK Team Member
5 26 (18.44%) DV Cleared
6 8 (5.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.55%) Degree
8 3 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.71%) CEH
9 1 (0.71%) CISA
9 1 (0.71%) CISM
9 1 (0.71%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) CRISC
9 1 (0.71%) GIAC
9 1 (0.71%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 26 (18.44%) Nessus
2 3 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (10.64%) Oracle
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.09%) Demandware
3 10 (7.09%) HP
4 7 (4.96%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.96%) EMC
5 5 (3.55%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.71%) Atmel
7 1 (0.71%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.71%) Qualys
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