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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 178 147 185
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 34 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 1.46% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.49% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 33
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
3808 4554 4826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.09% 97.96% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3235 3639 3883
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 June 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 June 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 -1 26 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Bradford +5 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Test Leader
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 58 (63.74%) Finance
2 54 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (40.66%) ISEB
3 37 (40.66%) SDLC
4 36 (39.56%) Integration Testing
5 34 (37.36%) Regression Testing
6 29 (31.87%) Mentoring
7 27 (29.67%) Test Automation
7 27 (29.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (27.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (26.37%) System Integration Testing
10 23 (25.27%) Functional Testing
11 22 (24.18%) ISTQB
12 20 (21.98%) Test Scripting
13 17 (18.68%) Process Improvement
13 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
13 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
14 16 (17.58%) Software Testing
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
15 15 (16.48%) Selenium
16 14 (15.38%) .NET
16 14 (15.38%) Scrum
17 12 (13.19%) Project Management
17 12 (13.19%) SQL
17 12 (13.19%) Coaching
17 12 (13.19%) Test Management
18 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
18 11 (12.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 11 (12.09%) Java
18 11 (12.09%) Retail

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 (1.10%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Selenium
2 7 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.49%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.30%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.30%) SilkTest
5 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.20%) Toad
5 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.10%) Appium
6 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.10%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 58 (63.74%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (3.30%) REST
2 3 (3.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.20%) JSON
3 2 (2.20%) SOAP
3 2 (2.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) SDLC
3 36 (39.56%) Integration Testing
4 34 (37.36%) Regression Testing
5 29 (31.87%) Mentoring
6 27 (29.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (29.67%) Test Automation
7 25 (27.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (26.37%) System Integration Testing
9 23 (25.27%) Functional Testing
10 20 (21.98%) Test Scripting
11 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
11 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
11 17 (18.68%) Process Improvement
12 16 (17.58%) Software Testing
13 14 (15.38%) Scrum
14 12 (13.19%) Coaching
14 12 (13.19%) Project Management
14 12 (13.19%) Test Management
15 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) Java
3 8 (8.79%) C#
4 7 (7.69%) Python
4 7 (7.69%) Ruby
5 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.40%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) C++
6 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (40.66%) ISEB
2 22 (24.18%) ISTQB
3 11 (12.09%) Degree
3 11 (12.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle
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