The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 227 252 235
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.051% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.052% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £37,500 £40,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -19.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5232 5718 5928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 4869 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
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 West

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

QA Leader
Salary Trend in the South West

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in the South West

QA Leader
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Leader across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

QA Leader Salary Histogram in the South West

QA Leader
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bristol - 6 £43,750 -
Dorset +11 1 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
QA Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
5 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Test Management
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (18.18%) TestLink
6 2 (18.18%) Capybara
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Calabash
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Hudson
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
4 2 (18.18%) Calabash
4 2 (18.18%) Capybara
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Hudson
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 2 (18.18%) TestLink
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
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