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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 247 312 296
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 18 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.092% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 20
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
6431 9753 9782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.40% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 8451 8319
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) QA
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (65.63%) BDD
4 20 (62.50%) C#
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) Selenium
6 12 (37.50%) SpecFlow
7 11 (34.38%) .NET
8 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
8 9 (28.13%) TDD
8 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
8 9 (28.13%) SDLC
9 8 (25.00%) Gherkin
9 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
10 7 (21.88%) Legal
10 7 (21.88%) Middleware
10 7 (21.88%) Web Services
10 7 (21.88%) NUnit
10 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
10 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (21.88%) ATDD
10 7 (21.88%) FitNesse
10 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Test Management
10 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
11 6 (18.75%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Selenium
2 12 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
4 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (21.88%) FitNesse
5 7 (21.88%) NUnit
5 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
7 3 (9.38%) Geb
7 3 (9.38%) Spock
8 1 (3.13%) JIRA
8 1 (3.13%) JMeter
8 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 7 (21.88%) Middleware
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) Grails
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Fintech
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (65.63%) BDD
2 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
2 9 (28.13%) SDLC
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
3 7 (21.88%) ATDD
3 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.88%) Test Management
3 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) User Stories
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum 20% - 30% Bonus and other corporate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886 - £61745 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago