The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had QA Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 241 307 331
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.032% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £75,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £54,000 £71,100
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £74,000 £79,900
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
QA Test 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
5944 9331 11494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.89% 95.20% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 8035 9605
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured QA Test Manager in the job title.

QA Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QA Test 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 Test Manager across the City of London region.

QA Test Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

QA Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

QA Test Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, QA Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring QA Test Manager in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (33.33%) WATIR
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) RAD
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) WATIR
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Ajax
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) RAD
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SDET