The median annual salary for a QA Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Lead
UK / Wales
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1048 1372 1288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.50% 98.21% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1158 1107
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured QA Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Leader in Wales

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for QA Leader in Wales

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wales region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA