The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Lead
Rank 202 225 210
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 52 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.47% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 9
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,340 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
Test Leader
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
6668 6833 5013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.69% 96.38% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5468 5437 3921
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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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 +14 41 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,000 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 64 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (47.71%) ISEB
3 34 (31.19%) System Integration Testing
4 30 (27.52%) SDLC
5 29 (26.61%) SQL
6 28 (25.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (24.77%) Java
8 26 (23.85%) Retail
8 26 (23.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (22.94%) Regression Testing
10 24 (22.02%) C#
11 23 (21.10%) Integration Testing
11 23 (21.10%) Software Delivery
11 23 (21.10%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (17.43%) System Testing
13 18 (16.51%) Compatibility Testing
13 18 (16.51%) UNIX
13 18 (16.51%) Test Strategy
14 14 (12.84%) Test Planning
14 14 (12.84%) Project Planning
15 12 (11.01%) Finance
15 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
15 12 (11.01%) Test Automation
16 11 (10.09%) Automation Testing
17 10 (9.17%) Manual Testing
18 9 (8.26%) Project Management
18 9 (8.26%) Software Testing
18 9 (8.26%) Legal
18 9 (8.26%) Windows
19 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Selenium
2 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.59%) Behat
3 2 (1.83%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.92%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (23.85%) Retail
2 12 (11.01%) Finance
3 9 (8.26%) Legal
4 4 (3.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.83%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.92%) Local Government
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) .NET
2 5 (4.59%) SOAP
2 5 (4.59%) Web Services
3 4 (3.67%) XML
3 4 (3.67%) XSD
3 4 (3.67%) WSDL
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.92%) JSP
5 1 (0.92%) LAMP
5 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.92%) User Experience
3 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) UNIX
2 9 (8.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.19%) System Integration Testing
3 30 (27.52%) SDLC
4 28 (25.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (23.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (22.94%) Regression Testing
7 23 (21.10%) Integration Testing
7 23 (21.10%) Software Delivery
8 19 (17.43%) System Testing
9 18 (16.51%) Compatibility Testing
9 18 (16.51%) Test Strategy
10 14 (12.84%) Test Planning
10 14 (12.84%) Project Planning
11 12 (11.01%) Test Automation
11 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.09%) Automation Testing
13 10 (9.17%) Manual Testing
14 9 (8.26%) Software Testing
14 9 (8.26%) Project Management
15 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.61%) SQL
2 27 (24.77%) Java
3 24 (22.02%) C#
4 7 (6.42%) C++
5 6 (5.50%) Ruby
5 6 (5.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (47.71%) ISEB
2 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.75%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.83%) Degree
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) HP
2 1 (0.92%) Capita
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