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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
England / London
Rank 521 567 589
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 53 86 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 80 47
Median salary £65,000 £63,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
31987 39555 40165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 96.15% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27071 34104 33934
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +22 6 £55,000 +7.31% 4
QA Leader
England

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 182 (100.00%) QA
2 117 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (54.40%) Selenium
4 62 (34.07%) Cucumber
5 59 (32.42%) Java
6 54 (29.67%) BDD
7 53 (29.12%) Test Automation
8 50 (27.47%) Automated Testing
9 48 (26.37%) Scrum
10 44 (24.18%) Finance
11 43 (23.63%) WebDriver
12 36 (19.78%) TDD
13 33 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
14 32 (17.58%) Software Testing
15 30 (16.48%) Performance Testing
15 30 (16.48%) Manual Testing
15 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (16.48%) Mobile App
16 29 (15.93%) SQL
17 27 (14.84%) C#
17 27 (14.84%) Regression Testing
17 27 (14.84%) Degree
17 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
18 26 (14.29%) .NET
18 26 (14.29%) Mentoring
19 25 (13.74%) Test Strategy
19 25 (13.74%) Test Management
20 23 (12.64%) Linux
20 23 (12.64%) Analytics
20 23 (12.64%) Jenkins

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 10 (5.49%) Confluence
2 8 (4.40%) CMS
3 5 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.75%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.10%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) HFM
2 2 (1.10%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.30%) Force.com
2 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.75%) SaaS
4 2 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.65%) Big Data
6 2 (1.10%) HBase
6 2 (1.10%) Power BI
7 1 (0.55%) DataStage
7 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.55%) MySQL
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 99 (54.40%) Selenium
2 62 (34.07%) Cucumber
3 43 (23.63%) WebDriver
4 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
5 23 (12.64%) Jenkins
6 21 (11.54%) JIRA
7 20 (10.99%) JMeter
8 17 (9.34%) HP UFT
9 16 (8.79%) SoapUI
10 14 (7.69%) Appium
11 10 (5.49%) Capybara
11 10 (5.49%) TestComplete
11 10 (5.49%) WATIR
12 9 (4.95%) SpecFlow
13 8 (4.40%) RSpec
13 8 (4.40%) TeamCity
14 6 (3.30%) Maven
14 6 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (2.75%) TestNG
15 5 (2.75%) TestRail
General
1 44 (24.18%) Finance
2 15 (8.24%) Banking
3 14 (7.69%) Marketing
4 4 (2.20%) Law
5 3 (1.65%) Advertising
5 3 (1.65%) Back Office
5 3 (1.65%) Publishing
5 3 (1.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Games
6 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Front Office
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.29%) .NET
2 20 (10.99%) Gherkin
3 11 (6.04%) SOAP
4 10 (5.49%) RESTful
5 9 (4.95%) HTML
6 7 (3.85%) Web Services
6 7 (3.85%) XML
7 6 (3.30%) J2EE
8 5 (2.75%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.75%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.20%) REST
9 4 (2.20%) Spring
10 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.65%) Behat
10 3 (1.65%) Middleware
10 3 (1.65%) Node.js
10 3 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.10%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (16.48%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.40%) Fintech
4 5 (2.75%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.20%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.65%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) Arduino
8 1 (0.55%) Equities
8 1 (0.55%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.64%) Linux
2 20 (10.99%) Unix
3 17 (9.34%) Windows
4 14 (7.69%) Android
5 13 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.67%) BDD
3 53 (29.12%) Test Automation
4 50 (27.47%) Automated Testing
5 48 (26.37%) Scrum
6 36 (19.78%) TDD
7 32 (17.58%) Software Testing
8 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (16.48%) Manual Testing
8 30 (16.48%) Performance Testing
9 27 (14.84%) Regression Testing
10 26 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 25 (13.74%) Test Management
11 25 (13.74%) Test Strategy
12 23 (12.64%) Analytics
13 21 (11.54%) Project Management
13 21 (11.54%) QA Automation
13 21 (11.54%) Test Scripting
14 19 (10.44%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (9.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.42%) Java
2 29 (15.93%) SQL
3 27 (14.84%) C#
4 22 (12.09%) Ruby
5 17 (9.34%) Python
6 15 (8.24%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.04%) Groovy
8 6 (3.30%) Scala
9 4 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.65%) C++
10 3 (1.65%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) C
11 1 (0.55%) Lua
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (14.84%) Degree
2 17 (9.34%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.49%) ISEB
4 2 (1.10%) ACCA
5 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (4.40%) SDET
3 1 (0.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Ansible
1 3 (1.65%) Capistrano
1 3 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.65%) Puppet
1 3 (1.65%) Salt
2 1 (0.55%) Grafana
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Kibana
2 1 (0.55%) logstash
2 1 (0.55%) StatsD
Vendors
1 21 (11.54%) Oracle
2 11 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.30%) HP
3 6 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.75%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.65%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.10%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.55%) hybris
7 1 (0.55%) Informatica
7 1 (0.55%) Perforce
7 1 (0.55%) Tableau
London
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Salary: £65k per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago