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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 305 298 298
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 6 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 16
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.51%
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
9602 9788 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.99% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8385 8389 9149
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 31 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (67.74%) Selenium
3 16 (51.61%) JIRA
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) Automation Testing
6 11 (35.48%) TDD
6 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
7 10 (32.26%) JMeter
8 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
9 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) HP
9 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
9 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
10 6 (19.35%) Green Hat
10 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) RSpec
11 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
11 5 (16.13%) Open Source
12 4 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (12.90%) JUnit
12 4 (12.90%) Python
12 4 (12.90%) BDD
12 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
12 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
13 3 (9.68%) TestLink

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (6.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Selenium
2 16 (51.61%) JIRA
3 10 (32.26%) JMeter
4 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
5 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
5 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
6 6 (19.35%) RSpec
7 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
8 4 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (12.90%) JUnit
9 3 (9.68%) TestLink
9 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
10 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 1 (3.23%) Fiddler
10 1 (3.23%) WATIR
10 1 (3.23%) Subversion
10 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) J2EE
2 3 (9.68%) Struts
2 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
2 3 (9.68%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Automation Testing
3 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Kanban
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Java
1 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Green Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Fidessa
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago