Period
to 1 July 2020

The median annual salary for a QA Team Leader was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 1 July 2020.

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

Quality Assurance Team Leader
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 835 1057 1180
Rank change year-on-year +222 +123 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Team Leader 1 41 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.029% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 30 24
Median annual salary - £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.82% -2.01%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 75,001 139,123 168,891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.90% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60,283 110,935 137,136
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

QA Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Team Leader in the UK

QA Team Leader
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing QA Team Leader.

Salary trend for QA Team Leader in the UK

QA Team Leader
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 1 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +204 1 - -
Scotland +86 1 - -

QA Team Leader Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2020, QA Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring QA Team Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

QA Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA