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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 513 545 587
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 104 115 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 113 92
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £77,500 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +44 21 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Westminster - 1 £51,864 - 1
QA Leader
England

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 196 (100.00%) QA
2 128 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (36.22%) Selenium
4 65 (33.16%) BDD
5 48 (24.49%) Cucumber
6 47 (23.98%) Scrum
7 45 (22.96%) Finance
8 44 (22.45%) Apple iOS
8 44 (22.45%) Android
9 43 (21.94%) Manual Testing
10 40 (20.41%) Java
11 38 (19.39%) TDD
12 37 (18.88%) Mobile App
13 34 (17.35%) JIRA
14 32 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (15.82%) WebDriver
16 30 (15.31%) E-Commerce
17 28 (14.29%) Test Automation
17 28 (14.29%) Test Scripting
17 28 (14.29%) Gherkin
18 27 (13.78%) Mentoring
19 26 (13.27%) Automation Testing
19 26 (13.27%) Project Management
20 24 (12.24%) Automated Testing
20 24 (12.24%) ISTQB
20 24 (12.24%) Test Strategy
21 23 (11.73%) SQL
21 23 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (11.22%) Performance Testing
22 22 (11.22%) Degree

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 7 (3.57%) Confluence
2 3 (1.53%) CMS
3 2 (1.02%) Drupal
4 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Magento
2 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
2 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.02%) HBase
2 2 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (36.22%) Selenium
2 48 (24.49%) Cucumber
3 34 (17.35%) JIRA
4 31 (15.82%) WebDriver
5 16 (8.16%) Appium
6 14 (7.14%) Fiddler
7 13 (6.63%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.61%) PHPUnit
9 10 (5.10%) SoapUI
9 10 (5.10%) SpecFlow
10 8 (4.08%) Jenkins
11 7 (3.57%) HP UFT
12 6 (3.06%) JMeter
12 6 (3.06%) TestComplete
12 6 (3.06%) TestRail
13 4 (2.04%) Protractor
13 4 (2.04%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
14 3 (1.53%) RSpec
14 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (22.96%) Finance
2 13 (6.63%) Banking
3 12 (6.12%) Retail
4 10 (5.10%) Law
5 8 (4.08%) Games
5 8 (4.08%) Marketing
6 3 (1.53%) Back Office
6 3 (1.53%) Publishing
6 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.02%) Electronics
7 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 18 (9.18%) HTML
3 17 (8.67%) Web Services
4 15 (7.65%) .NET
5 14 (7.14%) CSS
6 11 (5.61%) Behat
6 11 (5.61%) Symfony
7 10 (5.10%) RESTful
8 9 (4.59%) SOAP
9 8 (4.08%) REST
10 5 (2.55%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.55%) XML
11 3 (1.53%) HTML5
11 3 (1.53%) Middleware
12 2 (1.02%) Guava
12 2 (1.02%) Guice
12 2 (1.02%) RESTEasy
13 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.51%) Ajax
13 1 (0.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.88%) Mobile App
2 23 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.61%) User Experience
4 9 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (4.08%) Fintech
6 7 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.55%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.55%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.51%) Derivative
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) Equities
10 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.51%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.45%) Android
1 44 (22.45%) Apple iOS
2 14 (7.14%) Windows
3 8 (4.08%) Linux
3 8 (4.08%) Unix
4 4 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.16%) BDD
3 47 (23.98%) Scrum
4 43 (21.94%) Manual Testing
5 38 (19.39%) TDD
6 32 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (15.31%) E-Commerce
8 28 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 28 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 27 (13.78%) Mentoring
10 26 (13.27%) Automation Testing
10 26 (13.27%) Project Management
11 24 (12.24%) Automated Testing
11 24 (12.24%) Test Strategy
12 22 (11.22%) Performance Testing
13 21 (10.71%) Software Testing
14 20 (10.20%) SDLC
15 17 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (7.65%) Non-Functional Testing
16 15 (7.65%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.41%) Java
2 23 (11.73%) SQL
3 21 (10.71%) C#
4 16 (8.16%) Ruby
5 15 (7.65%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.12%) PHP
7 7 (3.57%) Python
8 3 (1.53%) C
8 3 (1.53%) C++
8 3 (1.53%) Groovy
9 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.51%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (12.24%) ISTQB
2 22 (11.22%) Degree
3 18 (9.18%) ISEB
4 5 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (3.06%) SDET
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 6 (3.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.55%) Oracle
4 2 (1.02%) hybris
4 2 (1.02%) MEDITECH
4 2 (1.02%) SAP
5 1 (0.51%) ATG
5 1 (0.51%) Demandware
5 1 (0.51%) IBM
5 1 (0.51%) New Relic
5 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Unlimited holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + GAIN Lead/Principle QA
Posted: 12 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £53727.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £53727.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £100,000 + equity
Posted: 21 days ago