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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 295 316 329
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 21 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 19
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 23 September 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 36 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (44.44%) Selenium
3 14 (38.89%) Finance
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) Automation Testing
6 9 (25.00%) JIRA
6 9 (25.00%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
8 7 (19.44%) Python
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.67%) C#
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) JUnit
9 6 (16.67%) Banking
9 6 (16.67%) BDD
9 6 (16.67%) TeamCity
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
10 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
10 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
10 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.89%) Test Management
10 5 (13.89%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (11.11%) HP
11 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 4 (11.11%) Games
11 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 4 (11.11%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (2.78%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Selenium
2 9 (25.00%) JIRA
3 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 6 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 6 (16.67%) JUnit
5 5 (13.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
6 3 (8.33%) RSpec
7 2 (5.56%) JBehave
7 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.56%) Hudson
7 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.56%) JMeter
7 2 (5.56%) Ant
8 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.78%) TestNG
8 1 (2.78%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) Behat
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Games
4 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.33%) Front Office
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.78%) Billing
6 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) J2EE
1 3 (8.33%) Struts
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
1 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (8.33%) Spring
1 3 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.78%) RESTful
2 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.33%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Equities
3 2 (5.56%) Streaming Music
3 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Social Network
4 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.78%) Tandem
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) UNIX
1 3 (8.33%) Android
1 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Automation Testing
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) Test Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Line Management
8 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (8.33%) Green Hat
3 2 (5.56%) Fidessa
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Cerillion
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