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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 148 158 190
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 43 54 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.19% 1.20% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.23% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 30
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,550 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
3522 4397 5019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.67% 97.91% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 3615 4017
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 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 +7 38 £40,000 -
Wetherby - 3 £42,000 -
Bradford +2 2 £43,750 +21.52%
Test Leader
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.67%) Test Automation
3 31 (41.33%) Mentoring
4 27 (36.00%) Test Planning
4 27 (36.00%) ISEB
5 26 (34.67%) Automation Testing
6 25 (33.33%) Coaching
7 22 (29.33%) Java
8 21 (28.00%) Python
8 21 (28.00%) Finance
8 21 (28.00%) Selenium
9 20 (26.67%) Software Testing
9 20 (26.67%) ISTQB
9 20 (26.67%) SoapUI
10 18 (24.00%) Process Improvement
11 17 (22.67%) Automated Testing
12 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
12 16 (21.33%) SDLC
13 15 (20.00%) C#
13 15 (20.00%) Functional Testing
13 15 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (16.00%) SQL
14 12 (16.00%) .NET
14 12 (16.00%) Degree
14 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (14.67%) Jenkins
15 11 (14.67%) Scrum
16 10 (13.33%) Regression Testing
16 10 (13.33%) Web Services

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 (1.33%) Apache
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Selenium
2 20 (26.67%) SoapUI
3 11 (14.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (13.33%) LoadRunner
5 9 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (12.00%) Robot Framework
6 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 4 (5.33%) JIRA
8 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.67%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.67%) JMeter
9 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) .NET
2 10 (13.33%) Web Services
3 8 (10.67%) REST
4 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.67%) XML
7 1 (1.33%) Behat
7 1 (1.33%) HTML
7 1 (1.33%) SOAP
7 1 (1.33%) WPF
7 1 (1.33%) WSDL
7 1 (1.33%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Android
1 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.67%) Test Automation
3 31 (41.33%) Mentoring
4 27 (36.00%) Test Planning
5 26 (34.67%) Automation Testing
6 25 (33.33%) Coaching
7 20 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 18 (24.00%) Process Improvement
9 17 (22.67%) Automated Testing
10 16 (21.33%) SDLC
10 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (20.00%) Functional Testing
11 15 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (14.67%) Scrum
14 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
14 10 (13.33%) Regression Testing
14 10 (13.33%) Test Strategy
15 9 (12.00%) Manual Testing
15 9 (12.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) Java
2 21 (28.00%) Python
3 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.00%) C#
5 12 (16.00%) SQL
6 8 (10.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) ISEB
2 20 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 12 (16.00%) Degree
4 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (9.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Capita
4 1 (1.33%) HP