The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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 of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - 130
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1874 1788 2135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 96.91% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1507 1768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Cambridgeshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Cambridgeshire

Test Leader
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Leader in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Leader in Cambridgeshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Cambridge - 6 £60,000 - 3
Test Leader
East of England

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) Publishing
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App

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

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
2 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Handset
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago