The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 257 254 246
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.100% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 8
Average salary £34,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.18% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.74%
QA Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QA Leader
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in the East of England

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in the East of England

QA Leader
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 5 £34,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (78.57%) Selenium
3 10 (71.43%) Automated Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Android
4 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
5 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Phone
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) Python
6 7 (50.00%) Ruby
6 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 3 (21.43%) ISEB
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
9 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 1 (7.14%) Ninject
9 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
9 1 (7.14%) NCrunch

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Appium
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) MSTest
4 1 (7.14%) NCover
4 1 (7.14%) NCrunch
4 1 (7.14%) NUnit
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Ninject
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
1 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
1 7 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA