The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 124 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.064% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1758 1464 1509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.70% 93.61% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1296 1305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Bristol

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA