The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 542 576 615
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 92 91 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 81 83 87
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,600 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,000 £63,060
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37731 42824 48215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.70% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32834 36221 40358
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured QA Leader in the job title.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in London

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in London

QA Leader
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +51 16 £66,250 +6.00% 2
Harrow - 1 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £56,500 -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, QA Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 176 (100.00%) QA
2 116 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (37.50%) Selenium
4 60 (34.09%) BDD
5 54 (30.68%) Finance
6 39 (22.16%) TDD
7 38 (21.59%) Manual Testing
8 37 (21.02%) Test Automation
8 37 (21.02%) WebDriver
9 33 (18.75%) Mobile App
10 31 (17.61%) Scrum
10 31 (17.61%) Java
10 31 (17.61%) E-Commerce
11 30 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (15.91%) Android
12 28 (15.91%) Apple iOS
12 28 (15.91%) C#
13 27 (15.34%) Test Strategy
14 26 (14.77%) JIRA
15 24 (13.64%) Retail
16 23 (13.07%) QA Automation
17 22 (12.50%) Automation Testing
17 22 (12.50%) .NET
18 21 (11.93%) SQL
18 21 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (11.93%) Software Testing
19 20 (11.36%) Automated Testing
20 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
21 18 (10.23%) Mentoring

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.70%) Confluence
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) GitHub
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
1 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 66 (37.50%) Selenium
2 37 (21.02%) WebDriver
3 26 (14.77%) JIRA
4 17 (9.66%) SpecFlow
5 16 (9.09%) Appium
5 16 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 15 (8.52%) Jasmine
7 10 (5.68%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.68%) PHPUnit
8 8 (4.55%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.98%) Calabash
10 6 (3.41%) JMeter
10 6 (3.41%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
11 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.70%) LoadRunner
13 3 (1.70%) Ranorex
13 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.70%) TestComplete
General
1 54 (30.68%) Finance
2 24 (13.64%) Retail
3 11 (6.25%) Banking
4 10 (5.68%) Games
4 10 (5.68%) Law
5 4 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.27%) Legal
6 3 (1.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.14%) Front Office
7 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.50%) .NET
2 14 (7.95%) Web Services
3 13 (7.39%) HTML
4 12 (6.82%) CSS
4 12 (6.82%) REST
5 10 (5.68%) Behat
5 10 (5.68%) Gherkin
5 10 (5.68%) Symfony
6 6 (3.41%) RESTful
6 6 (3.41%) SOAP
6 6 (3.41%) XML
7 3 (1.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.14%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.14%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.57%) ELK Stack
9 1 (0.57%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (5.68%) User Experience
4 7 (3.98%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.41%) Fintech
6 5 (2.84%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.70%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.57%) Blog
10 1 (0.57%) Derivative
10 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.57%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.57%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.57%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.91%) Android
1 28 (15.91%) Apple iOS
2 9 (5.11%) Windows
3 5 (2.84%) Linux
4 4 (2.27%) Unix
4 4 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.09%) BDD
3 39 (22.16%) TDD
4 38 (21.59%) Manual Testing
5 37 (21.02%) Test Automation
6 31 (17.61%) E-Commerce
6 31 (17.61%) Scrum
7 30 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (15.34%) Test Strategy
9 23 (13.07%) QA Automation
10 22 (12.50%) Automation Testing
11 21 (11.93%) Software Testing
11 21 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (11.36%) Automated Testing
13 19 (10.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (10.23%) Mentoring
15 17 (9.66%) SDLC
16 15 (8.52%) Agile Testing
17 14 (7.95%) API Testing
17 14 (7.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.61%) Java
2 28 (15.91%) C#
3 21 (11.93%) SQL
4 14 (7.95%) PHP
5 9 (5.11%) Ruby
6 6 (3.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.84%) Python
8 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.57%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.57%) Groovy
8 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) ISEB
1 15 (8.52%) ISTQB
2 9 (5.11%) Degree
3 3 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
2 2 (1.14%) HP
3 1 (0.57%) ATG
3 1 (0.57%) Demandware
3 1 (0.57%) hybris
3 1 (0.57%) IBM
3 1 (0.57%) New Relic
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle
3 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
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