The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 215 222 226
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.019% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.020% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Leader
South East

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the Berkshire 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
Reading - 4 - - 1
Slough - 3 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £48,750 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -
QA Leader
South East

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (70.00%) Selenium
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) Python
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 8 (40.00%) C++
6 8 (40.00%) Perl
6 8 (40.00%) TestNG
7 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (20.00%) Validation
10 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
10 4 (20.00%) JUnit
10 4 (20.00%) C
10 4 (20.00%) Apache
10 4 (20.00%) HTTP
10 4 (20.00%) Open Source
10 4 (20.00%) SaaS
10 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (20.00%) Riak
10 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 4 (20.00%) Test Management

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (20.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) TestNG
3 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
2 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (20.00%) Test Management
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (20.00%) V-Model
2 4 (20.00%) Document Management
2 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) System Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) PowerHouse
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
Slough, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Websense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago