Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Team Leader was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 276 267
Rank change year-on-year -20 -9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.063% 0.067% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.069% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.86% -7.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,250 £46,600
North West median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Test Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Team Leader in Manchester

Test Team Leader
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Test Team Leader in Manchester

Test Team Leader
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Team Leader in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Team Leader in Manchester

Test Team Leader
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 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
Stockport - 2 £50,000 -
Test Team Leader
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region featuring Test Team Leader in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (40.00%) TestRail
5 1 (20.00%) Fintech

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) JMeter
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) TestRail
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) WorldPay