The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 318 316 297
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 18 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.084% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.090% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 23
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11803 11153 12883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.40% 93.39% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9941 9754 11668
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
QA Manager
London

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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 36 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
6 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Ruby
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) ISEB
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Selenium
7 5 (13.89%) Test Management
7 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
8 4 (11.11%) .NET
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (8.33%) Derivative
9 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Law

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) JSUnit
3 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) WATIR
4 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) RSpec
5 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.78%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.33%) Law
5 2 (5.56%) Games
6 1 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) JRuby
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Derivative
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
2 6 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (16.67%) Scrum
2 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Test Management
3 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
4 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) Process Management
5 3 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISEB
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Telerik