The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 184 - 156
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3651 2541 2783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.84% 95.96% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 2000 2300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Salary Trend in Leeds

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Leeds

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA