The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Luton region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 41 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.39% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
275 191 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.49% 91.83% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 242 161 182
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,734 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region that featured QA Leader in the job title.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Luton region.

QA Leader Salary Trend in Luton

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in Luton

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Robot Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Web Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) iPad
3 5 (71.43%) API Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Robot Framework
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Web Testing
3 5 (71.43%) API Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA