The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Team Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Team Lead
Rank 204 199 190
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 9 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +63.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Test Team Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5220 5233 4557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.38% 94.70% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4332 4447 3896
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Test Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Test Team Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Test Team Leader Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Test Team Leader
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Staffordshire -3 6 £45,000 -
Coventry -3 2 - -
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Test Team Leader
England

Test Team Leader
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Web Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
5 4 (22.22%) VB
5 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) Back Office
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Games
7 1 (5.56%) Release Management
7 1 (5.56%) JIRA
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Scalability Testing

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Web Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Scalability Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle