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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 295 303 301
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 8 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 23
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £51,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,400 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.24%
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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) Selenium
4 11 (44.00%) JIRA
4 11 (44.00%) Test Strategy
5 10 (40.00%) Banking
5 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) Project Management
6 9 (36.00%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
7 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
8 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (24.00%) HTML
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (20.00%) HP
10 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) Test Management
10 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (20.00%) WebDriver

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) JIRA
1 11 (44.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (16.00%) JMeter
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Front Office
4 4 (16.00%) Back Office
5 3 (12.00%) Retail
6 2 (8.00%) Law
6 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (4.00%) Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (4.00%) Advertising
7 1 (4.00%) Publishing
7 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) FpML
5 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.00%) Flash
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) New Media
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Test Strategy
3 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) Test Management
8 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.00%) Line Management
8 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.00%) CRM
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (12.00%) SDLC
9 3 (12.00%) Scrum
9 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) OpenLink
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft