The median annual salary for a Lead Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Test Analyst
UK
Rank 793 886 819
Rank change year-on-year +93 -67  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Test Analyst 74 78 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.078% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 66 72 112
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +83 65 £40,000 -5.88% 15
London +74 22 £43,750 -20.45% 6
South East +78 15 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +24 9 £48,500 +14.11% 2
Yorkshire +17 9 £48,500 +14.11% 2
Leeds +17 8 £48,500 +19.01% 2
City of London +53 6 £55,000 - 3
East Midlands +12 6 £37,500 -
Leicester - 6 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 6 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £34,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £34,000 -
Surrey +33 4 £35,000 -12.50%
South West +16 4 £26,750 -33.12% 1
North West -8 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Manchester -14 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Leatherhead - 4 £35,000 -
West Sussex +12 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 3 £52,500 - 1
East of England - 3 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +18 2 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Birmingham +7 2 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Devon - 2 £26,750 -
Somerset - 2 - - 1
Exeter - 2 £26,750 -
Southampton - 2 £42,500 - 1
Bradford +7 1 £40,000 -
Norwich - 1 £35,000 - 1
Taunton - 1 - -

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 107 (72.30%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (55.41%) Test Strategy
3 65 (43.92%) SQL
4 64 (43.24%) ISEB
5 55 (37.16%) Selenium
6 49 (33.11%) Finance
7 47 (31.76%) Test Scripting
7 47 (31.76%) SDLC
8 46 (31.08%) ISTQB
9 45 (30.41%) QA
10 40 (27.03%) Test Automation
11 36 (24.32%) Regression Testing
12 32 (21.62%) C#
13 29 (19.59%) Cucumber
14 28 (18.92%) BDD
15 27 (18.24%) Java
15 27 (18.24%) SQL Server
16 23 (15.54%) Banking
16 23 (15.54%) Automation Testing
17 21 (14.19%) Test Planning
17 21 (14.19%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (13.51%) Scrum
18 20 (13.51%) Software Testing
18 20 (13.51%) Oracle
19 19 (12.84%) HP
19 19 (12.84%) Web Testing
20 18 (12.16%) Functional Testing
20 18 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
21 17 (11.49%) Retail
21 17 (11.49%) Automated Testing

Lead Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (2.70%) Apache
2 3 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project
3 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.14%) Big Data
2 15 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.08%) Power BI
4 8 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.38%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.70%) MySQL
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (37.16%) Selenium
2 29 (19.59%) Cucumber
3 15 (10.14%) WebDriver
4 13 (8.78%) LoadRunner
5 12 (8.11%) JMeter
6 11 (7.43%) JIRA
7 10 (6.76%) SpecFlow
7 10 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (6.08%) HP UFT
9 8 (5.41%) Visual Studio
10 7 (4.73%) SoapUI
11 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
12 4 (2.70%) Protractor
12 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (2.70%) WinRunner
13 2 (1.35%) Jasmine
13 2 (1.35%) JUnit
13 2 (1.35%) TestNG
14 1 (0.68%) Capybara
General
1 49 (33.11%) Finance
2 23 (15.54%) Banking
3 17 (11.49%) Retail
4 6 (4.05%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.81%) .NET
2 9 (6.08%) XML
3 6 (4.05%) Gherkin
3 6 (4.05%) Web Services
4 4 (2.70%) Apache POI
4 4 (2.70%) Behat
4 4 (2.70%) HTML
4 4 (2.70%) JDBC
4 4 (2.70%) JSON
4 4 (2.70%) LAMP
4 4 (2.70%) RESTful
4 4 (2.70%) YAML
5 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.35%) CSS
6 2 (1.35%) XHTML
7 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.68%) SOAP
7 1 (0.68%) WSDL
7 1 (0.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.70%) User Experience
4 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.68%) EPoS
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.14%) Linux
2 13 (8.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (72.30%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (55.41%) Test Strategy
3 47 (31.76%) SDLC
3 47 (31.76%) Test Scripting
4 40 (27.03%) Test Automation
5 36 (24.32%) Regression Testing
6 28 (18.92%) BDD
7 23 (15.54%) Automation Testing
8 21 (14.19%) Test Planning
8 21 (14.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (13.51%) Scrum
9 20 (13.51%) Software Testing
10 19 (12.84%) Web Testing
11 18 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (12.16%) Functional Testing
12 17 (11.49%) Automated Testing
13 15 (10.14%) Manual Testing
14 14 (9.46%) Mentoring
15 13 (8.78%) Non-Functional Testing
16 11 (7.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.92%) SQL
2 32 (21.62%) C#
3 27 (18.24%) Java
4 15 (10.14%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.14%) Python
5 12 (8.11%) Ruby
6 10 (6.76%) C++
7 7 (4.73%) PHP
8 5 (3.38%) C
8 5 (3.38%) R
8 5 (3.38%) VBA
9 2 (1.35%) AWK
9 2 (1.35%) Perl
9 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (43.24%) ISEB
2 46 (31.08%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (7.43%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.76%) Degree
5 6 (4.05%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (30.41%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 14 (9.46%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (13.51%) Oracle
2 19 (12.84%) HP
3 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.05%) Hyperion
5 5 (3.38%) Charles River
6 4 (2.70%) Tableau
7 2 (1.35%) SAP
7 2 (1.35%) Siebel
7 2 (1.35%) Sun
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