Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Lead
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +104
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.14% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
East of England median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - -2.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 685 1117 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.85% 97.05% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 632 1030 1065
Suffolk median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.05%

QA Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings that featured QA Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for QA Leader in Suffolk

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for QA Leader in Suffolk

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Suffolk region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

QA Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA