The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 84 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.38% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.19%
QA Leader
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
765 729 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.20% 97.59% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 647 606 642
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Leader in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Oxford

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) BBC
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA