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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 465 582 592
Rank change year-on-year
+117 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 116 81 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 77 80
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £73,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
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
33674 42112 43698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28710 35811 37120
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +35 14 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Surbiton - 1 £42,500 -
Westminster - 1 £51,864 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 210 (100.00%) QA
2 129 (61.43%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (45.71%) Selenium
4 71 (33.81%) Cucumber
5 62 (29.52%) BDD
6 57 (27.14%) Java
7 53 (25.24%) Scrum
8 50 (23.81%) Finance
9 46 (21.90%) Mobile App
10 44 (20.95%) Test Automation
11 43 (20.48%) WebDriver
12 41 (19.52%) TDD
13 40 (19.05%) Automated Testing
14 37 (17.62%) Manual Testing
15 36 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (16.67%) Android
16 35 (16.67%) Performance Testing
16 35 (16.67%) JIRA
17 34 (16.19%) Degree
17 34 (16.19%) Apple iOS
18 33 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (15.24%) SQL
19 32 (15.24%) Project Management
19 32 (15.24%) Mentoring
20 31 (14.76%) Test Strategy
21 30 (14.29%) Software Testing
22 29 (13.81%) Git (software)
22 29 (13.81%) Gherkin
23 28 (13.33%) Ruby
23 28 (13.33%) C#

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 13 (6.19%) Confluence
2 8 (3.81%) CMS
3 5 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.95%) Drupal
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Magento
2 3 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.86%) SaaS
3 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.95%) HBase
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) DataStage
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) Power BI
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 96 (45.71%) Selenium
2 71 (33.81%) Cucumber
3 43 (20.48%) WebDriver
4 35 (16.67%) JIRA
5 29 (13.81%) Git (software)
6 20 (9.52%) JMeter
7 18 (8.57%) Jenkins
8 17 (8.10%) HP UFT
9 16 (7.62%) Appium
10 15 (7.14%) SoapUI
11 14 (6.67%) Fiddler
12 10 (4.76%) Capybara
12 10 (4.76%) SpecFlow
12 10 (4.76%) TestComplete
12 10 (4.76%) WATIR
13 9 (4.29%) TestRail
14 8 (3.81%) RSpec
15 6 (2.86%) Visual Studio
16 5 (2.38%) Calabash
16 5 (2.38%) JIRA Agile
General
1 50 (23.81%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Marketing
3 15 (7.14%) Banking
4 6 (2.86%) Games
4 6 (2.86%) Law
4 6 (2.86%) Retail
5 3 (1.43%) Back Office
5 3 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.43%) Publishing
6 2 (0.95%) Electronics
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.81%) Gherkin
2 20 (9.52%) .NET
3 14 (6.67%) HTML
4 13 (6.19%) RESTful
4 13 (6.19%) SOAP
5 8 (3.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.81%) Web Services
5 8 (3.81%) XML
6 6 (2.86%) J2EE
7 5 (2.38%) CSS
7 5 (2.38%) REST
8 3 (1.43%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.43%) Behat
8 3 (1.43%) HTML5
8 3 (1.43%) Node.js
8 3 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.43%) Symfony
8 3 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.90%) Mobile App
2 36 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.81%) Virtual Team
4 7 (3.33%) Fintech
5 5 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.43%) User Experience
8 2 (0.95%) Equities
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.48%) Arduino
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.67%) Android
2 34 (16.19%) Apple iOS
3 23 (10.95%) Linux
4 20 (9.52%) Windows
5 17 (8.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (61.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (29.52%) BDD
3 53 (25.24%) Scrum
4 44 (20.95%) Test Automation
5 41 (19.52%) TDD
6 40 (19.05%) Automated Testing
7 37 (17.62%) Manual Testing
8 35 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 33 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (15.24%) Mentoring
10 32 (15.24%) Project Management
11 31 (14.76%) Test Strategy
12 30 (14.29%) Software Testing
13 27 (12.86%) Test Scripting
14 22 (10.48%) Test Management
15 21 (10.00%) E-Commerce
15 21 (10.00%) QA Automation
16 20 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (9.05%) Automation Testing
17 19 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (27.14%) Java
2 32 (15.24%) SQL
3 28 (13.33%) C#
3 28 (13.33%) Ruby
4 20 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.14%) Python
6 9 (4.29%) Groovy
7 5 (2.38%) C++
8 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.90%) C
8 4 (1.90%) Scala
8 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) Lua
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (16.19%) Degree
2 20 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.24%) ISEB
4 4 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (4.29%) SDET
3 1 (0.48%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Ansible
1 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.48%) Puppet
1 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (7.62%) Oracle
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.86%) HP
5 5 (2.38%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.95%) hybris
6 2 (0.95%) MEDITECH
6 2 (0.95%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.95%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) ATG
7 1 (0.48%) Demandware
7 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) Informatica
7 1 (0.48%) Perforce
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2K Training budget
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago