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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Team Lead
Rank 216 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 9 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
5449 5121 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.05% 94.83% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4288 4433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 5 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £42,000 -
Test Team Leader
England

Test Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) ISEB
6 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Management
7 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) NVQ Level 4
7 2 (13.33%) TestComplete
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 2 (13.33%) AccuRev
7 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
7 2 (13.33%) Games
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) TestComplete
2 2 (13.33%) AccuRev
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) Flash
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 1 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) V-Model
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) NVQ Level 4
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (13.33%) HNC
3 2 (13.33%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) HP