The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 152 139 186
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 49 70 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.24% 1.52% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.56% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 30
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,000 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,908
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.36%
Test Leader
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
3869 4489 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.68% 97.71% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3208 3562 4072
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -2 31 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Bradford +11 16 £42,500 +6.25%
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Test Leader
Yorkshire

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Test Leader 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 Test Leader in the job title.

1 62 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.66%) Finance
3 45 (42.45%) Integration Testing
4 40 (37.74%) ISEB
5 36 (33.96%) SDLC
6 33 (31.13%) Test Automation
6 33 (31.13%) Regression Testing
7 30 (28.30%) Mentoring
8 28 (26.42%) Functional Testing
9 23 (21.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (20.75%) System Integration Testing
10 22 (20.75%) Waterfall
10 22 (20.75%) Test Scripting
11 21 (19.81%) SQL Server
12 20 (18.87%) Test Management
13 19 (17.92%) QA
13 19 (17.92%) ISTQB
14 17 (16.04%) Software Testing
14 17 (16.04%) Automated Testing
14 17 (16.04%) E-Commerce
14 17 (16.04%) .NET
14 17 (16.04%) Coaching
15 16 (15.09%) Non-Functional Testing
15 16 (15.09%) SQL
15 16 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (15.09%) Service Management
15 16 (15.09%) Scrum
16 15 (14.15%) Process Improvement
17 14 (13.21%) Selenium

Test Leader 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 1 (0.94%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Selenium
2 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.77%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.83%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.83%) SilkTest
4 3 (2.83%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.89%) Toad
5 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.94%) Appium
6 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.94%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 59 (55.66%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Games
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) JSON
2 2 (1.89%) SOAP
2 2 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) REST
3 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.45%) Integration Testing
3 36 (33.96%) SDLC
4 33 (31.13%) Regression Testing
4 33 (31.13%) Test Automation
5 30 (28.30%) Mentoring
6 28 (26.42%) Functional Testing
7 23 (21.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (20.75%) System Integration Testing
8 22 (20.75%) Test Scripting
8 22 (20.75%) Waterfall
9 20 (18.87%) Test Management
10 17 (16.04%) Automated Testing
10 17 (16.04%) Coaching
10 17 (16.04%) E-Commerce
10 17 (16.04%) Software Testing
11 16 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (15.09%) Scrum
11 16 (15.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.09%) SQL
2 7 (6.60%) Java
3 5 (4.72%) C#
3 5 (4.72%) Ruby
3 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.77%) PHP
5 2 (1.89%) C++
5 2 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (37.74%) ISEB
2 19 (17.92%) ISTQB
3 12 (11.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (8.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle
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