The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,800 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +14.81%
QA Leader
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 967 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.44% 96.51% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 803 922
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

QA Leader
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in South Wales

QA Leader
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Leader within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 2 £32,800 -
QA Leader
Wales

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP