The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank - - 149
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
QA Leader
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2200 2410 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.95% 96.13% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1938 2051
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) NUnit
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
2 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) NUnit
1 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Management
1 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft