The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 28 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 663 665 717
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 221 192 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 171 177 134
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £67,300
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -9.52%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

QA Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in England

QA Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in England

QA Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -44 128 £62,500 - 4
South East +30 43 £55,000 +15.78% 6
West Midlands +9 22 £47,500 -
East of England -28 17 £55,000 -21.42% 5
Yorkshire -45 4 £42,500 +1.19%
South West - 3 £55,000 - 3
North West +4 2 £45,000 +50.00%
East Midlands -7 2 £50,000 +36.98% 1
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QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 383 (100.00%) QA
2 116 (30.29%) Selenium
3 101 (26.37%) Software Testing
4 90 (23.50%) Scrum
5 86 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (21.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 79 (20.63%) Test Management
8 76 (19.84%) Finance
9 65 (16.97%) SQL
10 62 (16.19%) Test Automation
11 61 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (14.62%) Test Strategy
13 55 (14.36%) Java
14 52 (13.58%) Automated Testing
15 49 (12.79%) TDD
16 47 (12.27%) WebDriver
16 47 (12.27%) Cucumber
17 45 (11.75%) Security Testing
18 44 (11.49%) Degree
19 41 (10.70%) Security Cleared
20 40 (10.44%) ISEB
21 38 (9.92%) Data Migration
21 38 (9.92%) Banking
21 38 (9.92%) Migration
22 36 (9.40%) C#
23 34 (8.88%) .NET
24 33 (8.62%) ISTQB
25 32 (8.36%) Computer Science
25 32 (8.36%) Python
25 32 (8.36%) E-Commerce

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.04%) Confluence
3 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.78%) Apache
3 3 (0.78%) IIS
4 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.52%) Node.js
5 1 (0.26%) CMS
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (2.87%) MS Office
1 11 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.78%) Magento
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.26%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.09%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) Firewall
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
3 1 (0.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.35%) MySQL
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.52%) Redis
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 116 (30.29%) Selenium
2 47 (12.27%) WebDriver
2 47 (12.27%) Cucumber
3 31 (8.09%) JIRA
4 22 (5.74%) JUnit
5 17 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (4.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (3.39%) eggPlant
8 12 (3.13%) JMeter
8 12 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.61%) FitNesse
9 10 (2.61%) Xcode
9 10 (2.61%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.83%) NUnit
11 6 (1.57%) LoadRunner
11 6 (1.57%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.31%) WatiN
13 4 (1.04%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.04%) JBehave
13 4 (1.04%) SoapUI
General
1 76 (19.84%) Finance
2 38 (9.92%) Banking
3 30 (7.83%) Retail
4 23 (6.01%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.96%) Games
6 13 (3.39%) Marketing
7 12 (3.13%) Front Office
8 10 (2.61%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.09%) Law
10 7 (1.83%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.57%) Publishing
12 4 (1.04%) Military
12 4 (1.04%) Advertising
12 4 (1.04%) Back Office
13 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.52%) Electronics
14 1 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.26%) Legal
14 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.88%) .NET
2 23 (6.01%) Web Services
2 23 (6.01%) XML
3 15 (3.92%) LAMP
4 8 (2.09%) REST
5 3 (0.78%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.52%) RESTful
6 2 (0.52%) Django
6 2 (0.52%) HTML
6 2 (0.52%) SOAP
7 1 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.26%) HTML5
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.26%) XSL
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.26%) J2ME
7 1 (0.26%) Velocity
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.26%) jQuery
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.36%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.18%) Open Source
3 13 (3.39%) Derivative
4 12 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.31%) iPad
6 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.31%) Equities
6 5 (1.31%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.04%) Physics
7 4 (1.04%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.52%) Statistics
9 2 (0.52%) DTV
9 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.05%) Windows
2 19 (4.96%) Linux
3 16 (4.18%) Android
4 10 (2.61%) UNIX
4 10 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (26.37%) Software Testing
2 90 (23.50%) Scrum
3 86 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (21.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 79 (20.63%) Test Management
6 62 (16.19%) Test Automation
7 61 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (14.62%) Test Strategy
9 52 (13.58%) Automated Testing
10 49 (12.79%) TDD
11 45 (11.75%) Security Testing
12 38 (9.92%) Data Migration
12 38 (9.92%) Migration
13 32 (8.36%) E-Commerce
14 31 (8.09%) Automation Testing
15 29 (7.57%) Manual Testing
16 27 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (6.27%) Test Scripting
17 24 (6.27%) Project Management
17 24 (6.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (16.97%) SQL
2 55 (14.36%) Java
3 36 (9.40%) C#
4 32 (8.36%) Python
5 29 (7.57%) PHP
6 16 (4.18%) JavaScript
7 14 (3.66%) Perl
7 14 (3.66%) Ruby
8 12 (3.13%) C++
9 10 (2.61%) C
10 4 (1.04%) VB
11 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.52%) Scala
12 1 (0.26%) Jython
12 1 (0.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 44 (11.49%) Degree
2 41 (10.70%) Security Cleared
3 40 (10.44%) ISEB
4 33 (8.62%) ISTQB
5 18 (4.70%) CSQE
6 13 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.57%) CSQA
8 3 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) PMP
9 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CISM
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 383 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (4.44%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.78%) TickIT
3 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.26%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 24 (6.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.87%) Oracle
3 9 (2.35%) SAP
4 6 (1.57%) HP
5 4 (1.04%) Facebook
6 3 (0.78%) Siebel
6 3 (0.78%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.26%) Green Hat
7 1 (0.26%) Epicor
7 1 (0.26%) Citrix
7 1 (0.26%) Informatica
7 1 (0.26%) Progress
7 1 (0.26%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40-55K PA
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Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent salary+ Benefits
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London
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Huntingdon
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Derby
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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City of London
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