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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 807 820 776
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 89 120 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73 105 92
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £52,500 £55,000
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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
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 4 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 4 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 -12 77 £40,000 -2.43% 6
London +26 20 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Yorkshire +12 19 £40,000 -5.88%
South East -16 15 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire +3 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Hampshire -5 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Leeds +12 8 £42,500 -
City of London +26 7 £85,000 +65.85% 1
Scotland - 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands -7 6 £41,000 -15.89% 1
East of England +28 5 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +8 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Staffordshire +3 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Wales +2 5 £45,500 +43.30%
South Wales -6 5 £45,500 +43.30%
Middlesbrough -6 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Southampton -12 5 £42,500 +30.76%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 5 £40,000 -
Cwmbran - 5 £45,500 -
Torfaen - 5 £45,500 -
Fareham +13 4 £40,000 -10.11%
North West +1 4 £32,750 -18.12% 1
East Midlands -5 4 £40,000 +6.66%
South West -13 4 £42,500 -8.10%
Bristol -1 3 £44,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Milton Keynes -24 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £32,500 -

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 116 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (42.38%) ISEB
3 87 (41.43%) Test Management
4 77 (36.67%) Software Testing
5 72 (34.29%) Finance
6 68 (32.38%) QA
6 68 (32.38%) Mentoring
7 49 (23.33%) Test Automation
8 48 (22.86%) Automated Testing
9 47 (22.38%) SQL
10 41 (19.52%) Selenium
11 37 (17.62%) ISTQB
12 35 (16.67%) Line Management
13 34 (16.19%) C#
14 32 (15.24%) Test Strategy
15 28 (13.33%) Test Planning
15 28 (13.33%) Scrum
16 27 (12.86%) Regression Testing
17 26 (12.38%) Banking
18 25 (11.90%) Manual Testing
19 24 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
19 24 (11.43%) Agile Testing
19 24 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
19 24 (11.43%) JUnit
20 23 (10.95%) Retail
21 21 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
22 20 (9.52%) HP
23 19 (9.05%) Python
23 19 (9.05%) C++
23 19 (9.05%) WebDriver

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 4 (1.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.81%) IGMP
2 8 (3.81%) RTSP
2 8 (3.81%) SNMP
2 8 (3.81%) Multicast
2 8 (3.81%) Unicast
3 5 (2.38%) Wireless Security
3 5 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (19.52%) Selenium
2 24 (11.43%) JUnit
3 21 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (9.05%) WebDriver
5 16 (7.62%) TestNG
6 12 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.76%) JIRA
8 8 (3.81%) NUnit
8 8 (3.81%) SoapUI
9 7 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.86%) JMeter
10 6 (2.86%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.38%) FitNesse
12 4 (1.90%) LoadRunner
13 3 (1.43%) Ranorex
13 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.43%) TestComplete
13 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.43%) Ant
13 3 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 72 (34.29%) Finance
2 26 (12.38%) Banking
3 23 (10.95%) Retail
4 8 (3.81%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.38%) Publishing
6 4 (1.90%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.43%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Games
8 2 (0.95%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.71%) .NET
2 5 (2.38%) XML
2 5 (2.38%) SOAP
3 4 (1.90%) REST
4 3 (1.43%) HTML
4 3 (1.43%) WPF
5 2 (0.95%) Web Services
5 2 (0.95%) Middleware
6 1 (0.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.76%) Open Source
5 8 (3.81%) DTV
6 6 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.81%) Windows
1 8 (3.81%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (41.43%) Test Management
3 77 (36.67%) Software Testing
4 68 (32.38%) Mentoring
5 49 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 48 (22.86%) Automated Testing
7 35 (16.67%) Line Management
8 32 (15.24%) Test Strategy
9 28 (13.33%) Test Planning
9 28 (13.33%) Scrum
10 27 (12.86%) Regression Testing
11 25 (11.90%) Manual Testing
12 24 (11.43%) Agile Testing
12 24 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (8.57%) People Management
13 18 (8.57%) Performance Testing
14 16 (7.62%) Waterfall
15 15 (7.14%) Test Scripting
15 15 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.38%) SQL
2 34 (16.19%) C#
3 19 (9.05%) Python
3 19 (9.05%) C++
4 15 (7.14%) Perl
5 11 (5.24%) Korn
6 7 (3.33%) C
7 6 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.38%) Java
9 4 (1.90%) VB
10 3 (1.43%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (42.38%) ISEB
2 37 (17.62%) ISTQB
3 12 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.81%) Degree
6 6 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (2.38%) GPEN
7 5 (2.38%) CISSP
7 5 (2.38%) CISA
7 5 (2.38%) CISM
7 5 (2.38%) CEH
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (32.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (9.52%) HP
2 15 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.29%) Oracle
4 3 (1.43%) VMware
5 2 (0.95%) Telerik
6 1 (0.48%) Twitter
6 1 (0.48%) IBM
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