The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 81 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.12% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1034 900 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.82% 95.34% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 888 765 966
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Wiltshire region.

Test Leader Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -3 11 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Chippenham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Client/Server

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 2 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago