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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 199 204 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 10 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +9.47%
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
4689 5222 5175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.12% 93.10% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3597 3686 4105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Reading +11 6 £67,500 - 2
QA Manager
South East

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Broadband
4 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 4 (33.33%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) QADirector
5 3 (25.00%) TestDirector
5 3 (25.00%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) ISEB
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (25.00%) QADirector
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
Berkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago