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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank - 257 258
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.17% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Average salary - £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.50% +5.26%
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
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (62.50%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft