The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 117 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £51,750 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +7.81%
QA Manager
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1654 1650 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.95% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1290 1417
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

QA Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
Warrington - 1 £39,000 -
QA Manager
North West

QA Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA