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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 200 177 220
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 40 86 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.72% 1.26% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.29% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 75 33
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
5440 6684 7005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 98.29% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 5496 5555
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -29 35 £45,000 - 5
North Yorkshire +20 5 £56,000 +1.81%
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 61 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (53.21%) Finance
3 42 (38.53%) ISEB
4 38 (34.86%) Integration Testing
4 38 (34.86%) SDLC
5 34 (31.19%) Regression Testing
6 31 (28.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (25.69%) Mentoring
8 27 (24.77%) Test Automation
9 26 (23.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (22.94%) Selenium
10 25 (22.94%) System Integration Testing
11 24 (22.02%) Functional Testing
12 23 (21.10%) ISTQB
13 22 (20.18%) Test Scripting
14 18 (16.51%) Coaching
15 17 (15.60%) Process Improvement
15 17 (15.60%) Automated Testing
15 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
16 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
16 16 (14.68%) Software Testing
17 14 (12.84%) Scrum
17 14 (12.84%) .NET
18 13 (11.93%) SQL
18 13 (11.93%) Degree
18 13 (11.93%) Test Management
19 12 (11.01%) Test Strategy
19 12 (11.01%) QA
19 12 (11.01%) Java
19 12 (11.01%) Project Management

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 (0.92%) MTS
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (22.94%) Selenium
2 7 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.50%) SoapUI
3 6 (5.50%) WebDriver
4 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.75%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.75%) SilkTest
6 2 (1.83%) Hudson
6 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.83%) Toad
6 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.92%) Appium
7 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.92%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 58 (53.21%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Retail
3 5 (4.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.84%) .NET
2 7 (6.42%) Gherkin
3 4 (3.67%) XML
4 3 (2.75%) REST
4 3 (2.75%) Web Services
5 2 (1.83%) HTML
5 2 (1.83%) JSON
5 2 (1.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Unix
2 2 (1.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.86%) Integration Testing
2 38 (34.86%) SDLC
3 34 (31.19%) Regression Testing
4 31 (28.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (25.69%) Mentoring
6 27 (24.77%) Test Automation
7 26 (23.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (22.94%) System Integration Testing
9 24 (22.02%) Functional Testing
10 22 (20.18%) Test Scripting
11 18 (16.51%) Coaching
12 17 (15.60%) Automated Testing
12 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
12 17 (15.60%) Process Improvement
13 16 (14.68%) Software Testing
14 14 (12.84%) Scrum
15 13 (11.93%) Test Management
16 12 (11.01%) Project Management
16 12 (11.01%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) SQL
2 12 (11.01%) Java
3 8 (7.34%) C#
3 8 (7.34%) Python
3 8 (7.34%) Ruby
4 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.59%) PHP
5 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (38.53%) ISEB
2 23 (21.10%) ISTQB
3 13 (11.93%) Degree
4 11 (10.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) HP
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