The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 24 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 161 154
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 3 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.10% 0.92% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.94% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 36
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £49,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £55,000
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2823 3403 3656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.81% 97.62% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2508 2966 3007
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Hampshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Hampshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Basingstoke -6 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 - 1
Test Leader
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (50.00%) Release Management
4 9 (50.00%) SAP
4 9 (50.00%) HP
4 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 7 (38.89%) Selenium
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) ISEB
7 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 6 (33.33%) QA
8 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 3 (16.67%) C#
10 3 (16.67%) OOP
10 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
11 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
11 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
11 2 (11.11%) .NET
11 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
12 1 (5.56%) DevOps

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (38.89%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.56%) JBehave
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) SilkTest
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 9 (50.00%) Release Management
3 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (16.67%) OOP
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
9 1 (5.56%) BDD
9 1 (5.56%) High Availability
9 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Open Source
9 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) HP
1 9 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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