The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 316 314 309
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 15 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.099% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 21
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £46,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11391 11129 12136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.27% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9542 9767 11066
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Leader
London

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 16 (43.24%) Java
4 12 (32.43%) Selenium
4 12 (32.43%) C#
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
8 8 (21.62%) Automation Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
9 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
9 7 (18.92%) Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
10 6 (16.22%) JUnit
10 6 (16.22%) Test Management
11 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
11 5 (13.51%) Android
11 5 (13.51%) Degree
11 5 (13.51%) Python
11 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
11 5 (13.51%) Scrum
11 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
12 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
12 4 (10.81%) Equities
12 4 (10.81%) TDD
12 4 (10.81%) Retail
12 4 (10.81%) XML
12 4 (10.81%) JIRA
12 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
12 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (2.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Selenium
2 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
3 6 (16.22%) JUnit
4 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.81%) JIRA
5 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.11%) Calabash
6 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.11%) NUnit
7 2 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.41%) Ant
7 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.41%) JBehave
7 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.41%) RubyMine
7 2 (5.41%) Hudson
8 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.70%) Robotium
8 1 (2.70%) Behat
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.81%) Retail
5 3 (8.11%) Front Office
6 2 (5.41%) Electronics
6 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.70%) Billing
7 1 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XML
1 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
2 3 (8.11%) JSON
2 3 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Equities
2 3 (8.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.41%) Streaming Music
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Social Network
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.51%) Android
3 3 (8.11%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
3 8 (21.62%) Automation Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Test Management
5 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.81%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Groovy
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Fidessa
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Green Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Cerillion
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
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