Period
to 16 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

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

Test Lead
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 107 130
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.12% 1.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 1.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1643 1694 1744
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.74% 99.24% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1467 1473
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £58,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Brighton

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Brighton

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Brighton region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

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

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP