The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Lead
England / Yorkshire
Rank 211 182 194
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 20 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 1.11% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.15% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 58 58
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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
5138 6195 7143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.72% 96.96% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5175 5885
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire -18 13 £50,000 +16.27% 3
South Yorkshire - 6 £38,750 -
North Yorkshire -10 1 £41,500 -17.00%
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) ISEB
2 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 25 (38.46%) Test Planning
4 23 (35.38%) Automation Testing
4 23 (35.38%) ISTQB
5 22 (33.85%) Selenium
6 21 (32.31%) Finance
6 21 (32.31%) Mentoring
7 19 (29.23%) Coaching
7 19 (29.23%) Automated Testing
7 19 (29.23%) Software Testing
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
9 15 (23.08%) Process Improvement
10 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (21.54%) SQL
11 13 (20.00%) SoapUI
12 12 (18.46%) Test Management
12 12 (18.46%) Scrum
12 12 (18.46%) .NET
12 12 (18.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (18.46%) SDLC
13 11 (16.92%) Java
14 10 (15.38%) C#
14 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
15 9 (13.85%) Test Strategy
15 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
15 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
15 9 (13.85%) JavaScript

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) Apache
1 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Selenium
2 13 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
5 8 (12.31%) LoadRunner
5 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
6 6 (9.23%) SpecFlow
7 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.69%) Robot Framework
8 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.15%) FitNesse
8 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.08%) JIRA
10 2 (3.08%) JMeter
10 2 (3.08%) tSQLt
11 1 (1.54%) Capybara
11 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.54%) Ranorex
11 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) Web Services
3 5 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 4 (6.15%) XML
5 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.62%) REST
5 3 (4.62%) SOAP
5 3 (4.62%) WSDL
5 3 (4.62%) XSD
6 2 (3.08%) Behat
7 1 (1.54%) HTML
7 1 (1.54%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.15%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.08%) iPad
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 25 (38.46%) Test Planning
4 23 (35.38%) Automation Testing
5 21 (32.31%) Mentoring
6 19 (29.23%) Automated Testing
6 19 (29.23%) Coaching
6 19 (29.23%) Software Testing
7 15 (23.08%) Process Improvement
8 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (18.46%) Scrum
9 12 (18.46%) SDLC
9 12 (18.46%) Test Management
10 10 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
11 9 (13.85%) Test Strategy
12 8 (12.31%) BDD
12 8 (12.31%) Performance Testing
12 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
13 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) Java
3 10 (15.38%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.31%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Ruby
6 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) C
7 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) ISEB
2 23 (35.38%) ISTQB
3 12 (18.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (9.23%) Degree
5 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Capita
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