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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 107 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.092% 0.37% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.38% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1069 1055 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.98% 97.69% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 986 903 937
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 14 February 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
Chichester - 1 £45,000 -
Test Leader
South East

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) CSS

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle