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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Lead
Rank 246 187 190
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 14 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.65% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,954 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.88% -
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7319 5501 5584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.72% 95.80% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5788 4352 4709
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -53 13 £42,500 +6.25% 3
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (46.15%) ISEB
1 12 (46.15%) QA
2 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Test Management
2 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
3 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 7 (26.92%) Selenium
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
4 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Testing
4 6 (23.08%) SOAP
4 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
5 5 (19.23%) Retail
5 5 (19.23%) Logistics
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
3 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
1 9 (34.62%) Test Management
1 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
2 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Logistics
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
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