The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £43,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
818 892 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.96% 99.00% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 773 686 821
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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Salary Trend in Southampton

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

QA Leader Salary Trend in Southampton

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA