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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
England / London
Rank 509 574 579
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 65 72 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 68 58
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.43%

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
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +18 8 £55,000 +15.78% 4
Surbiton - 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 192 (100.00%) QA
2 124 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (50.52%) Selenium
4 70 (36.46%) Cucumber
5 61 (31.77%) BDD
6 60 (31.25%) Java
7 49 (25.52%) Scrum
8 48 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 46 (23.96%) Finance
10 44 (22.92%) Automated Testing
11 43 (22.40%) WebDriver
12 37 (19.27%) Mobile App
13 36 (18.75%) TDD
14 34 (17.71%) Manual Testing
14 34 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (17.19%) Performance Testing
16 31 (16.15%) SQL
17 30 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (15.63%) Degree
18 29 (15.10%) JIRA
18 29 (15.10%) Software Testing
18 29 (15.10%) Git (software)
19 28 (14.58%) C#
19 28 (14.58%) Mentoring
19 28 (14.58%) Test Strategy
20 26 (13.54%) Android
21 25 (13.02%) Apple iOS
21 25 (13.02%) Ruby
21 25 (13.02%) Test Management
21 25 (13.02%) Project Management

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 12 (6.25%) Confluence
2 8 (4.17%) CMS
3 5 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (2.60%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.04%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) HFM
2 2 (1.04%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.13%) SaaS
3 2 (1.04%) GitHub
4 1 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.56%) Big Data
6 2 (1.04%) HBase
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.04%) Power BI
7 1 (0.52%) DataStage
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 97 (50.52%) Selenium
2 70 (36.46%) Cucumber
3 43 (22.40%) WebDriver
4 29 (15.10%) Git (software)
4 29 (15.10%) JIRA
5 22 (11.46%) Jenkins
6 20 (10.42%) JMeter
7 18 (9.38%) HP UFT
8 14 (7.29%) SoapUI
9 13 (6.77%) Appium
10 10 (5.21%) Capybara
10 10 (5.21%) Fiddler
10 10 (5.21%) SpecFlow
10 10 (5.21%) TestComplete
10 10 (5.21%) WATIR
11 8 (4.17%) RSpec
12 7 (3.65%) TeamCity
13 6 (3.13%) Maven
13 6 (3.13%) Visual Studio
14 5 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (23.96%) Finance
2 18 (9.38%) Marketing
3 12 (6.25%) Banking
4 6 (3.13%) Games
4 6 (3.13%) Law
5 4 (2.08%) Retail
6 3 (1.56%) Back Office
6 3 (1.56%) Publishing
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 20 (10.42%) .NET
3 12 (6.25%) SOAP
4 11 (5.73%) HTML
5 10 (5.21%) RESTful
6 7 (3.65%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.65%) XML
7 6 (3.13%) J2EE
8 4 (2.08%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.08%) REST
8 4 (2.08%) Web Services
9 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.56%) Behat
9 3 (1.56%) HTML5
9 3 (1.56%) Middleware
9 3 (1.56%) Node.js
9 3 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.56%) Spring
9 3 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.27%) Mobile App
2 34 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.17%) Fintech
4 5 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.04%) Equities
7 2 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Arduino
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.54%) Android
2 25 (13.02%) Apple iOS
3 24 (12.50%) Linux
4 20 (10.42%) Windows
5 18 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.77%) BDD
3 49 (25.52%) Scrum
4 48 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 44 (22.92%) Automated Testing
6 36 (18.75%) TDD
7 34 (17.71%) Manual Testing
8 33 (17.19%) Performance Testing
9 30 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (15.10%) Software Testing
11 28 (14.58%) Mentoring
11 28 (14.58%) Test Strategy
12 25 (13.02%) Project Management
12 25 (13.02%) Test Management
13 23 (11.98%) Test Scripting
14 22 (11.46%) Regression Testing
15 20 (10.42%) Analytics
15 20 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (9.90%) QA Automation
17 18 (9.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (31.25%) Java
2 31 (16.15%) SQL
3 28 (14.58%) C#
4 25 (13.02%) Ruby
5 20 (10.42%) Python
6 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.21%) Groovy
8 6 (3.13%) C++
9 5 (2.60%) Scala
10 4 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.08%) C
10 4 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.56%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) Lua
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (15.63%) Degree
2 17 (8.85%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.21%) ISEB
4 2 (1.04%) ACCA
5 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (5.21%) SDET
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) Ansible
1 3 (1.56%) Capistrano
1 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.56%) Puppet
1 3 (1.56%) Salt
2 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (9.90%) Oracle
2 10 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.13%) HP
4 5 (2.60%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.56%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.04%) hybris
6 2 (1.04%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) ATG
7 1 (0.52%) Demandware
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Informatica
7 1 (0.52%) MEDITECH
7 1 (0.52%) Perforce
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
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