The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Lead Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Tester
Rank 175 207 218
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.070% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £39,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Lead Tester
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3551 4294 4893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.80% 97.77% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3551 3948
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Lead Tester in the job title.

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the West Yorkshire region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Tester
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +25 8 £39,000 -29.09%
Lead Tester
Yorkshire

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Lead Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Lead Tester in the job title.

1 22 (75.86%) C#
1 22 (75.86%) Performance Testing
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) ISTQB
3 15 (51.72%) Mentoring
4 14 (48.28%) Finance
5 13 (44.83%) Load Testing
5 13 (44.83%) Coaching
6 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 9 (31.03%) ISEB
7 7 (24.14%) IIS
8 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (17.24%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) SOA
10 4 (13.79%) JMeter
11 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (10.34%) API Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
11 3 (10.34%) Legal
11 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
12 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
12 2 (6.90%) Oracle

Lead Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JMeter
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Performance Testing
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Mentoring
4 13 (44.83%) Coaching
4 13 (44.83%) Load Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) API Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) ISTQB
2 9 (31.03%) ISEB
3 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
4 2 (6.90%) Tigerscheme
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle