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

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

Test Lead
South West > Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 74 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.14% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.46% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Somerset median annual salary - £37,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -29.24%  
South West median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.29% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 676 646 611
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.55% 97.44% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2037 2396 2751
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Somerset

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Somerset

Test Leader
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 1 - -
Test Leader
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Somerset region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning

Test Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center