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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 294 323 319
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 14 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 12
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £42,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
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
9276 11912 10975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.18% 92.46% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7957 10080 9436
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 26 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (80.77%) Selenium
3 17 (65.38%) Test Automation
4 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (57.69%) C#
6 13 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
8 7 (26.92%) JIRA
8 7 (26.92%) BDD
9 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 6 (23.08%) TDD
9 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) Line Management
11 4 (15.38%) TestLink
11 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
11 4 (15.38%) JMeter
11 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
11 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
12 3 (11.54%) Banking
12 3 (11.54%) Retail
12 3 (11.54%) Finance
12 3 (11.54%) .NET
12 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
12 3 (11.54%) SDLC
13 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 13 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (26.92%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) TestLink
4 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 4 (15.38%) JMeter
5 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) Xcode
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Ant
6 1 (3.85%) JUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.85%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Flash
3 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Test Automation
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) OO
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 5 (19.23%) Line Management
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
9 2 (7.69%) Test Management
9 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
10 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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