The median annual salary for a Test Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire 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 / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 94
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +3.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 733 901 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 96.96% 97.72% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2708 3674 3899
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Test Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Leader in Wiltshire

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Leader in Wiltshire

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Test Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Degree