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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 159 163 170
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 36 50 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.92% 1.04% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.07% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 33
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
3847 4674 4771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.44% 97.56% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3281 3726 3797
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +22 29 £47,750 -4.50% 4
Bradford -1 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wetherby - 2 £40,000 -
Test Leader
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (63.44%) Finance
1 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.94%) SDLC
3 35 (37.63%) Test Automation
4 34 (36.56%) Regression Testing
5 32 (34.41%) Mentoring
6 30 (32.26%) ISEB
7 29 (31.18%) Integration Testing
8 28 (30.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (29.03%) Functional Testing
10 22 (23.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (22.58%) ISTQB
12 20 (21.51%) Test Scripting
13 19 (20.43%) System Integration Testing
14 18 (19.35%) Automated Testing
15 17 (18.28%) E-Commerce
16 16 (17.20%) Java
16 16 (17.20%) Scrum
17 15 (16.13%) Exploratory Testing
18 14 (15.05%) C#
18 14 (15.05%) SQL
18 14 (15.05%) Selenium
18 14 (15.05%) Process Improvement
18 14 (15.05%) Coaching
19 13 (13.98%) Degree
19 13 (13.98%) .NET
19 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
19 13 (13.98%) Python
19 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
20 12 (12.90%) Project Management

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 (1.08%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Selenium
2 9 (9.68%) SoapUI
3 8 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.15%) Robot Framework
6 2 (2.15%) SilkTest
7 1 (1.08%) Appium
7 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.08%) JIRA
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.08%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 59 (63.44%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Retail
3 4 (4.30%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) REST
2 4 (4.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) SOAP
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Android
2 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.94%) SDLC
3 35 (37.63%) Test Automation
4 34 (36.56%) Regression Testing
5 32 (34.41%) Mentoring
6 29 (31.18%) Integration Testing
7 28 (30.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (29.03%) Functional Testing
9 22 (23.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (21.51%) Test Scripting
11 19 (20.43%) System Integration Testing
12 18 (19.35%) Automated Testing
13 17 (18.28%) E-Commerce
14 16 (17.20%) Scrum
15 15 (16.13%) Exploratory Testing
16 14 (15.05%) Coaching
16 14 (15.05%) Process Improvement
17 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
18 12 (12.90%) Project Management
19 10 (10.75%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) Java
2 14 (15.05%) C#
2 14 (15.05%) SQL
3 13 (13.98%) Python
4 8 (8.60%) Ruby
5 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.30%) PHP
7 2 (2.15%) C++
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) ISEB
2 21 (22.58%) ISTQB
3 13 (13.98%) Degree
4 7 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous pension & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
EMBS
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 17 days ago