The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank - 160 154
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.032% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.034% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £40,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+16.04% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3884 2983 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.08% 94.25% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 1747 2517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Leader
UK

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Scotland

QA Leader
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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