The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 250 237 256
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 10 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 16
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Bedfordshire -11 7 £75,000 +87.50%
Hertfordshire -12 5 £75,000 +66.66%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £41,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 - 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) Selenium
5 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
6 8 (36.36%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 7 (31.82%) Automation Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Test Management
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 4 (18.18%) C++
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) ISEB
9 4 (18.18%) CMMI
9 4 (18.18%) MVC
9 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) Ruby
9 4 (18.18%) Release Management
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) Android
9 4 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
9 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
9 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
9 4 (18.18%) BDD

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
2 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 3 (13.64%) Sahi
3 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Automation Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Test Management
6 4 (18.18%) CMMI
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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