The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 24 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 212 209 198
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 34 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 17
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,340 £43,500 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6809 5007 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.51% 94.54% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5432 3925 4343
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Leader Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Test Leader Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire -18 34 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Test Leader
England

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 21 (43.75%) ISEB
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) QA
3 16 (33.33%) Selenium
3 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 12 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
6 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.83%) Finance
7 9 (18.75%) Subversion
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
7 9 (18.75%) Capybara
7 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 9 (18.75%) System Testing
7 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Manual Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Test Management
9 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.58%) SQL
10 6 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 6 (12.50%) Integration Testing
11 5 (10.42%) WebLOAD
11 5 (10.42%) TDD
11 5 (10.42%) JMeter
11 5 (10.42%) Quality Management
11 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.42%) Project Management
11 5 (10.42%) SOAP

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Selenium
2 9 (18.75%) Subversion
2 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 9 (18.75%) Capybara
2 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) WebLOAD
3 5 (10.42%) JMeter
3 5 (10.42%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.42%) NeoLoad
4 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.75%) System Testing
6 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Manual Testing
7 7 (14.58%) Test Management
7 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.42%) TDD
9 5 (10.42%) Quality Management
9 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) Software Architecture
9 5 (10.42%) BDD
9 5 (10.42%) Agile Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) ISEB
2 12 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
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