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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 556 590 550
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 75 62 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 46
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +11.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,700 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
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
41213 44984 41450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.26% 93.44% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34953 37794 34623
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 £75,000
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 August 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 August 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
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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 +50 29 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Surbiton - 3 £52,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £37,500 -
Ealing -23 1 £55,000 -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 134 (100.00%) QA
2 86 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (60.45%) Selenium
4 62 (46.27%) Test Automation
5 57 (42.54%) C#
6 44 (32.84%) Finance
7 43 (32.09%) WebDriver
8 41 (30.60%) BDD
8 41 (30.60%) Test Scripting
9 38 (28.36%) TDD
10 36 (26.87%) Java
11 32 (23.88%) Automated Testing
11 32 (23.88%) Test Strategy
12 30 (22.39%) SDLC
12 30 (22.39%) ISEB
13 28 (20.90%) Mentoring
14 26 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (17.16%) Automation Testing
15 23 (17.16%) E-Commerce
16 21 (15.67%) FitNesse
17 19 (14.18%) JIRA
18 18 (13.43%) Banking
19 17 (12.69%) .NET
20 16 (11.94%) Scrum
20 16 (11.94%) Cucumber
20 16 (11.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 15 (11.19%) Apple iOS
21 15 (11.19%) Android
21 15 (11.19%) Test Management
21 15 (11.19%) SQL

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) Confluence
3 2 (1.49%) Node.js
3 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.49%) CMS
3 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
3 2 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.49%) Firewall
1 2 (1.49%) Wireless
1 2 (1.49%) Multicast
2 1 (0.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.49%) MySQL
3 2 (1.49%) MS Access
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 81 (60.45%) Selenium
2 43 (32.09%) WebDriver
3 21 (15.67%) FitNesse
4 19 (14.18%) JIRA
5 16 (11.94%) Cucumber
6 11 (8.21%) Visual Studio
7 10 (7.46%) Jenkins
8 9 (6.72%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.99%) WATIR
9 4 (2.99%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.24%) Xcode
10 3 (2.24%) NUnit
10 3 (2.24%) eggPlant
11 2 (1.49%) Calabash
11 2 (1.49%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.49%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.49%) JMeter
11 2 (1.49%) Maven
General
1 44 (32.84%) Finance
2 18 (13.43%) Banking
3 12 (8.96%) Games
4 10 (7.46%) Retail
5 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.73%) Front Office
6 5 (3.73%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.99%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.24%) Marketing
9 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.75%) Advertising
10 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.69%) .NET
2 8 (5.97%) Web Services
2 8 (5.97%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (3.73%) Middleware
4 4 (2.99%) XML
4 4 (2.99%) REST
4 4 (2.99%) HTML
5 3 (2.24%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (1.49%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.49%) Flash
6 2 (1.49%) SOAP
6 2 (1.49%) Ajax
6 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.75%) JSON
7 1 (0.75%) Grails
7 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.73%) Social Gaming
3 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.99%) Mobile Games
4 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.24%) Replication
6 2 (1.49%) Equities
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.19%) Android
1 15 (11.19%) Apple iOS
2 14 (10.45%) Windows
3 7 (5.22%) Linux
4 6 (4.48%) UNIX
5 3 (2.24%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Vista
5 3 (2.24%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (46.27%) Test Automation
3 41 (30.60%) BDD
3 41 (30.60%) Test Scripting
4 38 (28.36%) TDD
5 32 (23.88%) Automated Testing
5 32 (23.88%) Test Strategy
6 30 (22.39%) SDLC
7 28 (20.90%) Mentoring
8 26 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (17.16%) E-Commerce
9 23 (17.16%) Automation Testing
10 16 (11.94%) Scrum
11 15 (11.19%) OO
11 15 (11.19%) Test Management
12 13 (9.70%) Performance Testing
13 11 (8.21%) Manual Testing
14 9 (6.72%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.72%) Regression Testing
15 8 (5.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.54%) C#
2 36 (26.87%) Java
3 15 (11.19%) SQL
4 8 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.48%) C
6 5 (3.73%) PHP
6 5 (3.73%) Python
7 4 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (1.49%) Perl
8 2 (1.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (22.39%) ISEB
2 16 (11.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (7.46%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.46%) Degree
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) Basel III
2 4 (2.99%) EMIR
2 4 (2.99%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (2.99%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.72%) Oracle
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.99%) Telerik
3 4 (2.99%) Progress
3 4 (2.99%) Facebook
4 2 (1.49%) HP
4 2 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (0.75%) ATG
5 1 (0.75%) Sybase
5 1 (0.75%) Murex
5 1 (0.75%) Calypso
5 1 (0.75%) Fidessa
5 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
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