The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 192 214 206
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 15 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 7
Median salary £50,000 £48,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.62% +1.57%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
QA Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4280 4799 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.31% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3479 3592 3737
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured QA Leader in the job title.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Berkshire

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in Berkshire

QA Leader
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell -3 9 £50,000 -9.09%
Wokingham - 3 £52,500 -
Reading +14 1 £62,500 +78.57% 1
QA Leader
South East

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, QA 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 Berkshire region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Automated Testing
3 15 (62.50%) SDLC
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) System Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Selenium
6 8 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) PMI
7 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
7 6 (25.00%) NUnit
8 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Line Management
10 3 (12.50%) Release Management
10 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 3 (12.50%) Local Government
10 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Product Management
11 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
12 1 (4.17%) Java
12 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
12 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
12 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
12 1 (4.17%) ISEB

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (70.83%) Automated Testing
2 15 (62.50%) SDLC
3 12 (50.00%) System Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Release Management
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Product Management
9 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago