Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Test Analyst was £64,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Lead Test Analyst
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 821 852
Rank change year-on-year +27 +31 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 46 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.038% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.040% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 47
London median annual salary £64,000 £59,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.47% +31.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,975 £37,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £78,625 £69,500 £68,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Lead Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Lead Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Test Analyst in London

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst in London.

Salary trend for Lead Test Analyst in London

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Test Analyst in London

Lead Test Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London - 9 £44,500 -
Central London +15 7 £60,000 +50.00% 2
West London - 2 £45,000 -
Lead Test Analyst
England

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Lead Test Analyst 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 London region featuring Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (78.26%) Test Automation
2 33 (71.74%) QA
3 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (47.83%) Finance
5 21 (45.65%) Selenium
5 21 (45.65%) Functional Testing
6 20 (43.48%) SQL
7 16 (34.78%) Java
7 16 (34.78%) Web Services
8 15 (32.61%) SOAP
9 14 (30.43%) Unix
9 14 (30.43%) SOA
9 14 (30.43%) Integration Testing
9 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (26.09%) BDD
10 12 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
10 12 (26.09%) Test Management
10 12 (26.09%) Banking
10 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
11 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
11 11 (23.91%) Groovy
12 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (21.74%) ISEB
12 10 (21.74%) HTML
12 10 (21.74%) XML
12 10 (21.74%) .NET
12 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (19.57%) C#
13 9 (19.57%) ITIL
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Big Data
1 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Selenium
2 9 (19.57%) SoapUI
3 8 (17.39%) HP UFT
3 8 (17.39%) Rational Functional Tester
3 8 (17.39%) SilkTest
3 8 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 7 (15.22%) JIRA
5 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
6 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.52%) JBehave
6 3 (6.52%) JUnit
6 3 (6.52%) Maven
6 3 (6.52%) TestNG
7 2 (4.35%) JMeter
8 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Back Office
3 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Web Services
2 15 (32.61%) SOAP
3 10 (21.74%) .NET
3 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 10 (21.74%) XML
4 6 (13.04%) RESTful
4 6 (13.04%) XBRL
5 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.52%) REST
5 3 (6.52%) Spring
6 2 (4.35%) Apache POI
6 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.35%) JDBC
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) LAMP
6 2 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Unix
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Test Automation
2 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) Functional Testing
4 14 (30.43%) Integration Testing
4 14 (30.43%) SOA
5 12 (26.09%) BDD
5 12 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (26.09%) Test Management
6 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
7 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (19.57%) Defect Management
8 9 (19.57%) ITIL
8 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.39%) API Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Asset Management
9 8 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
10 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (15.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) Groovy
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.52%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ISEB
2 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (71.74%) QA
2 8 (17.39%) ISO 20022
2 8 (17.39%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) HP
3 6 (13.04%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Charles River
4 2 (4.35%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) Netezza
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau