The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 128 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.049% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.050% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
QA Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1800 1994 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 97.65% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1664 1581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

QA Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

QA Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Epicor
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Epicor
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle