The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 200 141 141
Rank change year-on-year
-59 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 13 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.98% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.02% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £39,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,908 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.26% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4908 3732 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.92% 95.96% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3990 2999 3020
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Leader
Yorkshire

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -44 10 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Test Leader
Yorkshire

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 9 (42.86%) Test Management
1 9 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) QA
2 7 (33.33%) Selenium
3 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 6 (28.57%) SOAP
4 5 (23.81%) Retail
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Process Management
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 9 (42.86%) Test Management
1 9 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Process Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
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