The median annual salary for a Lead Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Lead Test Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 850 834
Rank change year-on-year +24 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 64 82 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 128
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Test Analyst in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead Test Analyst in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Test Analyst in the UK

Lead Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +27 61 £47,500 +18.75% 8
London +46 33 £60,000 - 2
East of England -5 8 £33,750 -20.58%
Ipswich +12 7 £32,500 -23.52%
Suffolk +9 7 £32,500 -23.52%
City of London +36 6 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Wimbledon +13 6 £47,500 -
West Midlands -3 5 £35,000 -1.40% 2
North West -40 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South East +38 4 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Birmingham +12 4 £35,000 -12.77% 1
Leeds +10 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South West -3 3 £43,750 -27.08% 1
West Yorkshire -3 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -15 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -37 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Haywards Heath - 2 £52,500 -
Warwickshire +5 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Somerset 0 1 - -
Taunton -1 1 - -
Bristol -28 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Worthing - 1 £45,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £38,000 -

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Lead Test Analyst 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 featuring Lead Test Analyst in the job title.

1 111 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (65.25%) Test Automation
3 77 (54.61%) Test Strategy
4 74 (52.48%) SQL
5 68 (48.23%) QA
6 63 (44.68%) Selenium
7 54 (38.30%) Test Scripting
8 46 (32.62%) ISEB
9 44 (31.21%) Java
10 43 (30.50%) Finance
11 38 (26.95%) BDD
12 35 (24.82%) C#
13 34 (24.11%) JavaScript
14 33 (23.40%) ISTQB
15 30 (21.28%) .NET
15 30 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (21.28%) Functional Testing
15 30 (21.28%) Mentoring
16 27 (19.15%) Banking
16 27 (19.15%) Linux
17 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
17 25 (17.73%) Big Data
18 24 (17.02%) Cucumber
18 24 (17.02%) Kanban
18 24 (17.02%) XML
18 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
19 23 (16.31%) WebDriver
20 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (14.18%) JIRA

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.93%) Apache
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.71%) JCAPS
3 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (12.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.73%) Big Data
1 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.93%) MySQL
3 13 (9.22%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.38%) Power BI
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (44.68%) Selenium
2 24 (17.02%) Cucumber
3 23 (16.31%) WebDriver
4 20 (14.18%) JIRA
5 19 (13.48%) JMeter
6 18 (12.77%) Git (software)
7 15 (10.64%) Jenkins
8 10 (7.09%) HP UFT
9 9 (6.38%) LoadRunner
9 9 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (5.67%) SoapUI
11 7 (4.96%) Rational Functional Tester
11 7 (4.96%) SilkTest
12 6 (4.26%) SpecFlow
12 6 (4.26%) Visual Studio
13 4 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (2.84%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.84%) WinRunner
13 4 (2.84%) YouTrack
14 2 (1.42%) JUnit
General
1 43 (30.50%) Finance
2 27 (19.15%) Banking
3 17 (12.06%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.28%) .NET
2 24 (17.02%) XML
3 19 (13.48%) Web Services
4 16 (11.35%) HTML
4 16 (11.35%) RESTful
5 14 (9.93%) Apache POI
5 14 (9.93%) Gherkin
5 14 (9.93%) JDBC
5 14 (9.93%) JSON
5 14 (9.93%) LAMP
5 14 (9.93%) YAML
6 7 (4.96%) SOAP
7 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.55%) XBRL
8 2 (1.42%) CSS
8 2 (1.42%) XHTML
9 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.71%) Behat
9 1 (0.71%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.93%) User Experience
4 8 (5.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.42%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.15%) Linux
2 10 (7.09%) Windows
3 5 (3.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (65.25%) Test Automation
3 77 (54.61%) Test Strategy
4 54 (38.30%) Test Scripting
5 38 (26.95%) BDD
6 30 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (21.28%) Functional Testing
6 30 (21.28%) Mentoring
7 24 (17.02%) Kanban
8 21 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.48%) Regression Testing
9 19 (13.48%) Software Testing
9 19 (13.48%) Test Management
10 18 (12.77%) Load Testing
10 18 (12.77%) Manual Testing
11 17 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (11.35%) Analytics
12 16 (11.35%) Scrum
13 15 (10.64%) Performance Testing
14 14 (9.93%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.48%) SQL
2 44 (31.21%) Java
3 35 (24.82%) C#
4 34 (24.11%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.64%) PHP
6 10 (7.09%) Python
7 9 (6.38%) C++
7 9 (6.38%) Ruby
8 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.84%) C
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (32.62%) ISEB
2 33 (23.40%) ISTQB
3 14 (9.93%) Degree
4 9 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (48.23%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) Ansible
2 12 (8.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.48%) Oracle
3 15 (10.64%) HP
4 9 (6.38%) Tableau
5 7 (4.96%) SAP
6 2 (1.42%) Siebel
6 2 (1.42%) Sun
7 1 (0.71%) Fiorano
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
7 1 (0.71%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
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