The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 308 299 318
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 6 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.23% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.25% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 8
Average salary £66,250 £67,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £82,500 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
QA Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QA Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (60.00%) Selenium
3 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 10 (40.00%) MS Office
5 10 (40.00%) Degree
5 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (40.00%) Manual Testing
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) JIRA
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Java
10 2 (8.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) JUnit
10 2 (8.00%) Linux
10 2 (8.00%) ISEB
10 2 (8.00%) JMeter
10 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
10 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Test Management
10 2 (8.00%) Open Source
10 2 (8.00%) BDD
10 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
10 2 (8.00%) Bug Management
10 2 (8.00%) DevOps

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) JMeter
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Appium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 10 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Bug Management
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) HP
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com