The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 217 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 8 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.17% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -6.25%
QA Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

QA Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

QA Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
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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
Newbury - 3 £57,500 -
Bracknell -4 2 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Maidenhead - 2 £70,000 -
Slough - 1 £57,500 -
QA Manager
South East

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 31 (100.00%) QA
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Web Services
3 18 (58.06%) API Testing
4 16 (51.61%) Defect Management
4 16 (51.61%) BDD
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) Cucumber
6 12 (38.71%) Groovy
6 12 (38.71%) Ruby
7 9 (29.03%) DevOps
8 8 (25.81%) Project Management
8 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Marketing
9 7 (22.58%) Release Management
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Test Planning
10 6 (19.35%) SaaS
10 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
10 6 (19.35%) Electronics
10 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
10 6 (19.35%) SAP
10 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
10 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
11 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (16.13%) Selenium
11 5 (16.13%) SQL

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) JUnit
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
3 4 (12.90%) TestNG
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Electronics
2 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) API Testing
3 16 (51.61%) BDD
3 16 (51.61%) Defect Management
4 9 (29.03%) DevOps
5 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Release Management
6 7 (22.58%) Test Planning
7 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) People Management
8 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.90%) Microservices
9 4 (12.90%) QA Automation
9 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Groovy
2 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.68%) AQAP
3 3 (9.68%) ISO 9000
4 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) Canon
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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