The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 73 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.63% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.67% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 299 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.74% 94.92% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 410 225 234
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Leader
Hertfordshire

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Test 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 Leader in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Test 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix