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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 181 208 221
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 51 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.80% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.82% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 39
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £60,340
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5525 6563 7221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.84% 97.45% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4506 5372 5737
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +14 43 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South Yorkshire +8 4 £27,500 -40.21%
North Yorkshire - 4 £56,000 -
Test Leader
England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (45.05%) Test Automation
3 37 (40.66%) Finance
4 32 (35.16%) Mentoring
5 29 (31.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (30.77%) Functional Testing
6 28 (30.77%) SDLC
7 26 (28.57%) ISEB
8 25 (27.47%) ISTQB
8 25 (27.47%) Coaching
9 23 (25.27%) Automation Testing
9 23 (25.27%) Regression Testing
10 19 (20.88%) Automated Testing
11 17 (18.68%) Test Planning
11 17 (18.68%) Integration Testing
12 16 (17.58%) Python
13 15 (16.48%) Software Testing
13 15 (16.48%) Selenium
14 14 (15.38%) SoapUI
14 14 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
15 13 (14.29%) Java
15 13 (14.29%) Scrum
16 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
16 12 (13.19%) E-Commerce
16 12 (13.19%) Non-Functional Testing
17 11 (12.09%) Test Scripting
17 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (12.09%) C#
17 11 (12.09%) .NET
18 10 (10.99%) Web Services

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) Selenium
2 14 (15.38%) SoapUI
3 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.59%) LoadRunner
4 5 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.40%) Robot Framework
5 4 (4.40%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.20%) JIRA
7 1 (1.10%) Appium
7 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.10%) Subversion
7 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (40.66%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
2 10 (10.99%) Web Services
3 9 (9.89%) REST
4 3 (3.30%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) CSS
6 1 (1.10%) HTML
6 1 (1.10%) SOAP
6 1 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) iPad
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (45.05%) Test Automation
3 32 (35.16%) Mentoring
4 29 (31.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 28 (30.77%) SDLC
6 25 (27.47%) Coaching
7 23 (25.27%) Automation Testing
7 23 (25.27%) Regression Testing
8 19 (20.88%) Automated Testing
9 17 (18.68%) Integration Testing
9 17 (18.68%) Test Planning
10 15 (16.48%) Software Testing
11 14 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
12 13 (14.29%) Scrum
13 12 (13.19%) E-Commerce
13 12 (13.19%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (12.09%) Test Scripting
14 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (9.89%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) Python
2 13 (14.29%) Java
3 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.09%) C#
5 9 (9.89%) Ruby
5 9 (9.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) ISEB
2 25 (27.47%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.89%) Degree
4 7 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (5.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) Capita
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle
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