The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Tester
Rank - 258 215
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Tester 0 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.039% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.041% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Lead Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7137 7319 5513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.43% 95.85% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5748 5785 4353
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Tester across the Yorkshire region.

Lead Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Tester
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

Lead Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago