The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 135 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
QA Leader
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2282 1971 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.88% 97.62% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1625 1589
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Birmingham

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Appium
5 6 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (42.86%) JBehave
5 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 6 (42.86%) TestNG
5 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
5 6 (42.86%) Workflow
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
7 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) .NET

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Documentum
1 2 (14.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Appium
2 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 6 (42.86%) JBehave
2 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 6 (42.86%) TestNG
2 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 3 (21.43%) NeoLoad
4 2 (14.29%) Ant
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 6 (42.86%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Dynatrace
2 1 (7.14%) New Relic
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