The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
South West / Dorset
Rank 66 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.22% 1.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
437 778 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.26% 98.86% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 388 614 637
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Dorset region.

QA Leader Salary Trend in Dorset

QA Leader
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +23 1 £37,500 -
QA Leader
South West

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Dorset region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Xbox

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA