The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
England / East of England
Rank 220 264 262
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 22 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.071% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.073% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 9
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -38.18%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
5652 6844 7027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.32% 96.83% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 5563 5724
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Hertfordshire +26 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire +19 2 £52,500 -8.69%
Suffolk +15 1 £55,000 +96.42%
QA Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 East of England region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) QA
2 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (80.00%) Selenium
4 28 (62.22%) ISTQB
5 21 (46.67%) Software Testing
6 19 (42.22%) JIRA
7 18 (40.00%) WebDriver
8 17 (37.78%) Test Strategy
9 14 (31.11%) Robot Framework
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
10 12 (26.67%) ISEB
11 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
11 11 (24.44%) Automation Testing
12 10 (22.22%) Coaching
12 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
13 9 (20.00%) Java
13 9 (20.00%) TDD
13 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
14 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
15 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
15 7 (15.56%) BDD
15 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
15 7 (15.56%) SaaS
15 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
16 6 (13.33%) Line Management
16 6 (13.33%) SDLC
16 6 (13.33%) Project Management
17 5 (11.11%) Eclipse

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (80.00%) Selenium
2 19 (42.22%) JIRA
3 18 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (31.11%) Robot Framework
5 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
6 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
7 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.11%) Gradle
7 5 (11.11%) Maven
8 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.89%) Subversion
9 2 (4.44%) Appium
9 2 (4.44%) Calabash
9 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
9 2 (4.44%) JBehave
9 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
9 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) CSS
1 5 (11.11%) J2EE
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (4.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 17 (37.78%) Test Strategy
4 11 (24.44%) Automation Testing
4 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
5 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Coaching
6 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (20.00%) TDD
7 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
8 7 (15.56%) BDD
8 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.33%) Line Management
9 6 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (13.33%) SDLC
10 5 (11.11%) API Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.11%) Time Management
10 5 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.44%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) ISTQB
2 12 (26.67%) ISEB
3 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) hybris
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