Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chippenham during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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

Test Lead
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 1.62% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Chippenham median annual salary £52,500 - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,500 - £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham. 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
Chippenham
Permanent vacancies in Chippenham with a recognized job title 246 266 338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.60% 97.08% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 223 240 322
Chippenham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,800 £24,950 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,100 £50,125 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Chippenham

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Chippenham

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Chippenham region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management

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

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA