The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.68% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Leader
East of England

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Bedfordshire region.

QA Leader Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

QA Leader
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 5 £40,000 -
Luton - 4 £49,500 -
QA Leader
East of England

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited QA Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Leader in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) CMMI
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Local Government
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (13.33%) Wiki
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited QA Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) CMMI
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA