The median annual salary for a Test Team Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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.

Testing Team Lead
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 234 224
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.081% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.084% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Test Team Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Team Leader in the West Midlands

Test Team Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Test Team Leader in the West Midlands

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Test Team 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 West Midlands region featuring Test Team Leader in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Lua
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

Test Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Lua
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft