The median annual salary for a Test Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Testing Team Lead
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 859 868
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 11 69 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.075% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.078% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 9 65 69
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,800 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £68,750 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80155 88904 100680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.94% 96.51% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 269837 336665 384213
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Test Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Team Leader in England

Test Team Leader
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Test Team Leader in England

Test Team Leader
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Team Leader in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Team Leader in England

Test Team Leader
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Team Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +16 4 £71,250 +32.55% 3
North of England -8 3 £35,000 -37.50%
East Midlands +27 2 - - 1
Midlands +7 2 - - 1
East of England -12 2 £52,000 +15.55%
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -5 1 £60,000 +7.14%
Test Team Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Test Team 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 England region featuring Test Team Leader in the job title.

1 29 (59.18%) Test Automation
2 28 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 17 (34.69%) Test Strategy
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 15 (30.61%) ISEB
4 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
4 15 (30.61%) QA
4 15 (30.61%) Selenium
5 13 (26.53%) .NET
6 12 (24.49%) Scrum
6 12 (24.49%) System Testing
7 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
8 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
8 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
11 7 (14.29%) LoadRunner
12 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.24%) Finance
12 6 (12.24%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (12.24%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
13 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
13 5 (10.20%) Test Management

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Infor M3
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.04%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Selenium
2 7 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 5 (10.20%) HP UFT
4 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.16%) eggPlant
4 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.12%) JIRA
5 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
6 2 (4.08%) TestRail
6 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.04%) Appium
7 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.04%) Buildbot
7 1 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Automotive
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Test Automation
2 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Test Strategy
3 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
4 12 (24.49%) Scrum
4 12 (24.49%) System Testing
5 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
6 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
7 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.20%) CRM
10 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Line Management
10 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Test Management
10 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.16%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) C#
2 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.12%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) Lua
5 1 (2.04%) Scala
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 15 (30.61%) ISEB
3 6 (12.24%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (2.04%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
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Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Final salary pension, Generous holid
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago