The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 271 311 310
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 26 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 14
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -22.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
QA Leader
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8862 11022 11265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.85% 92.68% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7643 9266 9968
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QA Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in the City of London

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in the City of London

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 39 (100.00%) QA
2 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (82.05%) Selenium
4 29 (74.36%) C#
5 25 (64.10%) Test Automation
6 22 (56.41%) BDD
6 22 (56.41%) TDD
7 19 (48.72%) WebDriver
8 17 (43.59%) Finance
9 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 13 (33.33%) Performance Testing
9 13 (33.33%) OO
9 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
10 10 (25.64%) SDLC
10 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
11 9 (23.08%) FitNesse
11 9 (23.08%) .NET
11 9 (23.08%) Web Services
12 8 (20.51%) Windows
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
12 8 (20.51%) SpecFlow
13 7 (17.95%) Gherkin
13 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
13 7 (17.95%) Middleware
13 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
13 7 (17.95%) NUnit

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Multicast
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (82.05%) Selenium
2 19 (48.72%) WebDriver
3 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
4 9 (23.08%) FitNesse
5 8 (20.51%) SpecFlow
6 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (17.95%) NUnit
6 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
7 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
8 3 (7.69%) Spock
8 3 (7.69%) Geb
8 3 (7.69%) JIRA
9 1 (2.56%) eggPlant
9 1 (2.56%) Xcode
9 1 (2.56%) Ant
9 1 (2.56%) JUnit
9 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) Middleware
2 7 (17.95%) Gherkin
3 3 (7.69%) Grails
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
4 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.56%) Flash
4 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Test Automation
3 22 (56.41%) BDD
3 22 (56.41%) TDD
4 13 (33.33%) OO
4 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 13 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.64%) SDLC
5 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
7 6 (15.38%) Line Management
8 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.13%) Test Management
9 2 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.56%) Algorithmic Trading
10 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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