Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire 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.

Test Lead
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 106 127
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.40% 0.52% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.53% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
North Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +1.82% +46.67%
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1217 1513 1775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.75% 98.31% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1206 1581
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Test Leader in North Yorkshire

Test Leader
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the North Yorkshire 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
Harrogate - 3 £55,000 -
York - 2 £41,750 -
Test Leader
Yorkshire

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) FastStats
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA