The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 573 595 546
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 60 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 46
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £68,500 £73,750
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 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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 16 £62,500 +31.57% 3
Ealing - 3 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £37,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 112 (100.00%) QA
2 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (58.04%) Selenium
4 52 (46.43%) Test Automation
5 43 (38.39%) C#
6 36 (32.14%) WebDriver
6 36 (32.14%) Test Scripting
7 29 (25.89%) Java
7 29 (25.89%) BDD
8 28 (25.00%) Finance
9 27 (24.11%) TDD
10 26 (23.21%) Automated Testing
10 26 (23.21%) ISEB
11 23 (20.54%) JIRA
12 21 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (18.75%) SDLC
13 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
13 20 (17.86%) Test Strategy
14 17 (15.18%) Scrum
15 15 (13.39%) Banking
15 15 (13.39%) Android
16 14 (12.50%) Manual Testing
16 14 (12.50%) Apple iOS
16 14 (12.50%) Automation Testing
16 14 (12.50%) E-Commerce
17 13 (11.61%) .NET
17 13 (11.61%) Test Management
18 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
18 12 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 12 (10.71%) Games

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.57%) Confluence
3 2 (1.79%) Node.js
3 2 (1.79%) CMS
3 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.79%) IIS
3 2 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.79%) Firewall
1 2 (1.79%) Wireless
1 2 (1.79%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) MS Access
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (58.04%) Selenium
2 36 (32.14%) WebDriver
3 23 (20.54%) JIRA
4 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 12 (10.71%) FitNesse
5 11 (9.82%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.36%) SpecFlow
8 5 (4.46%) JMeter
8 5 (4.46%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.57%) WATIR
10 3 (2.68%) Xcode
10 3 (2.68%) eggPlant
10 3 (2.68%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (2.68%) TestLink
11 2 (1.79%) Maven
11 2 (1.79%) Calabash
11 2 (1.79%) Ant
11 2 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 28 (25.00%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Banking
3 12 (10.71%) Games
4 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.14%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Front Office
6 3 (2.68%) Publishing
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Legal
7 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.89%) Back Office
8 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.61%) .NET
2 6 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (4.46%) REST
3 5 (4.46%) HTML
4 4 (3.57%) Web Services
5 3 (2.68%) Middleware
5 3 (2.68%) SOAP
6 2 (1.79%) Ajax
6 2 (1.79%) XML
6 2 (1.79%) Flash
6 2 (1.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (1.79%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.89%) JSON
7 1 (0.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.36%) Social Gaming
3 5 (4.46%) Mobile Games
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Replication
6 2 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.89%) Equities
7 1 (0.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.39%) Android
2 14 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 11 (9.82%) Windows
4 3 (2.68%) Linux
4 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Vista
4 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.43%) Test Automation
3 36 (32.14%) Test Scripting
4 29 (25.89%) BDD
5 27 (24.11%) TDD
6 26 (23.21%) Automated Testing
7 21 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (18.75%) SDLC
8 20 (17.86%) Test Strategy
8 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 17 (15.18%) Scrum
10 14 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 14 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 14 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 13 (11.61%) Test Management
12 10 (8.93%) OO
13 9 (8.04%) Performance Testing
13 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
13 9 (8.04%) Line Management
14 8 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) C#
2 29 (25.89%) Java
3 9 (8.04%) SQL
4 6 (5.36%) C
4 6 (5.36%) PHP
4 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.46%) Python
6 4 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (1.79%) Perl
7 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) ISEB
2 12 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (9.82%) Degree
4 10 (8.93%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) Basel III
2 4 (3.57%) EMIR
2 4 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (3.57%) MiFID
3 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (3.57%) Progress
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.57%) Facebook
3 2 (1.79%) HP
3 2 (1.79%) Citrix
3 2 (1.79%) Telerik
4 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.89%) Adobe
4 1 (0.89%) Murex
4 1 (0.89%) Calypso
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Start up benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago