The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 408 440 461
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 37 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 15
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £59,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QA Leader
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in the South East

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in the South East

QA Leader
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Berkshire +18 15 £50,000 +3.62% 1
Oxfordshire -1 8 £52,500 +55.55%
East Sussex +20 7 £29,000 -51.66% 2
Hampshire +20 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey 0 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 -
QA Leader
England

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 South East region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) QA
2 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
4 25 (47.17%) Selenium
5 17 (32.08%) Windows
6 15 (28.30%) SDLC
7 13 (24.53%) ISEB
7 13 (24.53%) ISTQB
8 12 (22.64%) Software Testing
8 12 (22.64%) System Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
9 11 (20.75%) Regression Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Scrum
10 9 (16.98%) Finance
10 9 (16.98%) JIRA
11 8 (15.09%) Degree
11 8 (15.09%) SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Test Strategy
11 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
12 7 (13.21%) C#
12 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
12 7 (13.21%) Test Management
12 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
13 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (11.32%) NUnit
13 6 (11.32%) JMeter
13 6 (11.32%) MySQL
13 6 (11.32%) PMI
13 6 (11.32%) PMI Certification

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Selenium
2 9 (16.98%) JIRA
3 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.32%) JMeter
3 6 (11.32%) NUnit
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.77%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Local Government
2 3 (5.66%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) Flash
2 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) PMI
2 3 (5.66%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
3 15 (28.30%) SDLC
4 12 (22.64%) Software Testing
4 12 (22.64%) System Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Regression Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.09%) Automation Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.09%) Test Strategy
7 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Test Management
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.32%) Software Delivery
9 5 (9.43%) Coaching
9 5 (9.43%) Product Management
9 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.43%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) C++
4 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) ISEB
1 13 (24.53%) ISTQB
2 8 (15.09%) Degree
3 6 (11.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Cadence
1 2 (3.77%) Sophos
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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