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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
South East / Berkshire
Rank 183 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Median salary £60,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%

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
3514 5051 5071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.54% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4113 3650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Reading - 4 £60,000 -
QA Leader
South East

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
6 2 (22.22%) AAT
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (22.22%) Test Management
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Logistics
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) C#

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Logistics
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) AAT
3 2 (22.22%) HND
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft