Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Lead
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - +69 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.42% - 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Bath median annual salary £43,750 - £37,500
10th Percentile £37,500 - £36,250
90th Percentile £49,000 - £38,750
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 - £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 557 771 569
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.76% 97.59% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 500 592 536
Bath median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,197 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,450 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Test Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Bath

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in Bath.

Salary trend for Test Leader in Bath

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Test Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Finance

Test Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware