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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 137 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £60,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.14%
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
2234 1885 2175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.46% 97.37% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 1581 1964
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 12 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) ISEB
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Team
4 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Management
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Content Management
4 5 (41.67%) Process Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) Six Sigma
4 5 (41.67%) Documentum
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
4 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 5 (41.67%) Content Management
4 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (41.67%) FileNet
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) HTML

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 (41.67%) Documentum
1 5 (41.67%) FileNet
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Fintech
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Content Management
2 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (41.67%) Process Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Six Sigma
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft