The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 107 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
QA Leader
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1276 1056 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.37% 95.05% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 754 706 579
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Glasgow

QA Leader
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA