The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 228 214 218
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £47,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.74%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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
Bracknell 0 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Newbury - 2 £34,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £52,500 -
QA Leader
South East

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (30.00%) System Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (20.00%) PMI
6 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) NUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Local Government
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 1 (10.00%) SaaS
7 1 (10.00%) iPad
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (10.00%) GMP
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
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