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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 138 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% - 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £36,000 - £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -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
2305 1913 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.28% 96.23% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1617 1776
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 11 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (54.55%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (45.45%) Content Management
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) Documentum
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) ISEB
5 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
5 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) FileNet
5 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Content Management
5 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
5 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
5 5 (45.45%) Test Management
5 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
5 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
5 5 (45.45%) JIRA
5 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
5 5 (45.45%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Project Governance
6 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Management Information System

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 5 (45.45%) Documentum
1 5 (45.45%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Quality Management
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) Test Management
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Project Governance
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft