The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 246 300 325
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 16 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 36
Median salary £66,250 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
6125 9650 12396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.84% 94.75% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 8274 10471
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured QA Leader in the job title.

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 June 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, QA Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) Automation Testing
5 9 (28.13%) BDD
6 8 (25.00%) Selenium
7 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
8 6 (18.75%) Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Law
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) C#
8 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
9 5 (15.63%) JIRA
9 5 (15.63%) DevOps
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Java
9 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.50%) Legal
10 4 (12.50%) ISEB
10 4 (12.50%) SOAP
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
10 4 (12.50%) ATDD
10 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 4 (12.50%) Test Management
10 4 (12.50%) Fintech

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Appium
5 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.13%) Geb
5 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) Spock
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
5 1 (3.13%) Trac
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) SOAP
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) REST
2 3 (9.38%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) Grails
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) RESTful
4 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.50%) Fintech
2 3 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) PlayStation
4 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Automation Testing
3 9 (28.13%) BDD
4 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
5 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) ATDD
7 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Test Management
8 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
8 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.38%) QA Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: 3 days ago