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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 145 169 202
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 47 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.22% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.10% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 16
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,600 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3761 4624 5076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.79% 97.37% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 3690 3975
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +34 39 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bradford -13 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Wetherby - 3 £40,000 -
Test Leader
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.62%) Test Automation
3 34 (41.98%) Finance
4 33 (40.74%) Mentoring
5 27 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (33.33%) ISEB
6 24 (29.63%) SDLC
6 24 (29.63%) Functional Testing
7 22 (27.16%) Regression Testing
7 22 (27.16%) ISTQB
8 21 (25.93%) Coaching
9 20 (24.69%) Test Planning
10 19 (23.46%) Automation Testing
11 18 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 17 (20.99%) Python
13 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
14 15 (18.52%) Software Testing
14 15 (18.52%) Selenium
15 14 (17.28%) Java
15 14 (17.28%) Integration Testing
16 13 (16.05%) System Integration Testing
17 12 (14.81%) Scrum
17 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
17 12 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
18 11 (13.58%) C#
18 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
19 10 (12.35%) .NET
19 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
19 10 (12.35%) Test Scripting
20 9 (11.11%) Test Strategy

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
2 15 (18.52%) Selenium
3 7 (8.64%) LoadRunner
4 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.94%) Robot Framework
6 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.47%) JIRA
8 1 (1.23%) Appium
8 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.23%) Subversion
8 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) REST
2 9 (11.11%) Web Services
3 4 (4.94%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.23%) SOAP
5 1 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.62%) Test Automation
3 33 (40.74%) Mentoring
4 27 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (29.63%) Functional Testing
5 24 (29.63%) SDLC
6 22 (27.16%) Regression Testing
7 21 (25.93%) Coaching
8 20 (24.69%) Test Planning
9 19 (23.46%) Automation Testing
10 18 (22.22%) Automated Testing
11 15 (18.52%) Software Testing
12 14 (17.28%) Integration Testing
13 13 (16.05%) System Integration Testing
14 12 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (14.81%) Scrum
15 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
16 10 (12.35%) Test Scripting
17 9 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) Python
2 14 (17.28%) Java
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 9 (11.11%) Ruby
6 8 (9.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (33.33%) ISEB
2 22 (27.16%) ISTQB
3 9 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (8.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (8.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Capita
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle
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