The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 95 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
QA Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1268 1309 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 95.41% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 833 842 746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Test Management
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) EPoS
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) EPoS
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Management
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago