The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 112 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.16% 0.081% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.082% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £43,750 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Test Leader
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1190 1226 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.74% 98.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1080 1184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Leader
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Leader
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Crawley - 1 £37,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Primavera
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP