The median annual salary for a Test Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 90 100
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.59% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £55,000 - £40,000
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 828 948 1117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.45% 97.03% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 690 707 857
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Nottingham

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Nottingham

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 6 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) SaaS
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
4 3 (25.00%) Docker
4 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (25.00%) Google
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Terraform
5 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Degree

Test Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Test Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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