The median annual salary for a Test Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Test Lead
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 82 77
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 0.83% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.84% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 14
Median salary - £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.81% +1.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 780 954 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 97.01% 99.17% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 652 843 910
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.57% -3.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in North Yorkshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in North Yorkshire

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Test Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA