The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 90 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -7.61%
QA Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1135 953 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.68% 94.73% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 969 868 865
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

QA Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 3 £57,500 -16.36%
QA Manager
East of England

QA Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited QA Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (75.00%) CMMI
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) TickIT
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium IDE

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited QA Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (75.00%) CMMI
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) TickIT