The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 58 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.05% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Test Leader
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
546 460 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.96% 97.87% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 453
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Watford region.

Test Leader Salary Trend in Watford

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Watford region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Test 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 across the Watford region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 9 (75.00%) AWK
2 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) AWK
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 9 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle