The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 245 254 240
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 19 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 10
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £48,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
QA Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QA Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

QA Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

QA Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
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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
Hertfordshire +11 9 £65,000 +57.57%
Cambridgeshire +12 6 £63,750 +27.50%
Bedfordshire - 2 £63,750 -
Suffolk - 2 £42,500 - 1
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 32 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (43.75%) Test Strategy
3 13 (40.63%) Test Management
3 13 (40.63%) Quality Management
3 13 (40.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (34.38%) Project Management
5 10 (31.25%) Manufacturing
5 10 (31.25%) SAP
5 10 (31.25%) HP
5 10 (31.25%) HP UFT
5 10 (31.25%) LoadRunner
6 9 (28.13%) Performance Testing
6 9 (28.13%) XML
6 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Web Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Selenium
9 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 3 (9.38%) QMS
10 3 (9.38%) CAPA
10 3 (9.38%) WATIR
10 3 (9.38%) Life Science
10 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
10 3 (9.38%) Validation
10 3 (9.38%) PhD

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) HP UFT
1 10 (31.25%) LoadRunner
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) WATIR
4 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.13%) Testopia
General
1 13 (40.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Life Science
2 1 (3.13%) EPoS
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Test Strategy
2 13 (40.63%) Quality Management
2 13 (40.63%) Test Management
3 11 (34.38%) Project Management
4 9 (28.13%) Performance Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Web Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
8 3 (9.38%) CAPA
8 3 (9.38%) Internal Audit
8 3 (9.38%) QMS
8 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
9 2 (6.25%) People Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PhD
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) GCP
2 3 (9.38%) GLP
2 3 (9.38%) GMP
2 3 (9.38%) GxP
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) HP
1 10 (31.25%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Rally