The median annual salary for a QA Leader was - in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 86 84
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.25% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £67,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +58.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.63% +1.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 602 796 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.32% 98.39% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 552 761 720
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

QA Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Leader in Southampton

QA Leader
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for QA Leader in Southampton