The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 91 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +14.81%
QA Leader
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1090 1255 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.87% 94.50% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1168 955
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 20 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +27 1 £32,500 -18.75%
QA Leader
East of England

QA Leader
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft