The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 775 793 723
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 112 149 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 117 200
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +2.00%
QA Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 54 £65,000 +4.00% 4
South East +30 22 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East Midlands - 13 £37,500 -
North West +21 8 £51,000 +13.33%
East of England +35 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -8 4 £37,500 -42.30% 2
South West +8 3 £47,500 +14.45%
North East - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -5 1 £50,000 -1.96%
QA Manager
UK

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, QA 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 England region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 257 (100.00%) QA
2 111 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (26.07%) Finance
4 59 (22.96%) Test Strategy
5 55 (21.40%) SDLC
6 47 (18.29%) Test Management
7 39 (15.18%) System Testing
7 39 (15.18%) Software Testing
8 37 (14.40%) Test Planning
9 34 (13.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (12.84%) Selenium
10 33 (12.84%) Project Management
10 33 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (12.84%) Defect Management
11 32 (12.45%) ISTQB
12 31 (12.06%) Java
12 31 (12.06%) Regression Testing
13 30 (11.67%) Integration Testing
13 30 (11.67%) BDD
14 29 (11.28%) Performance Testing
14 29 (11.28%) Automated Testing
14 29 (11.28%) Quality Management
15 28 (10.89%) ISEB
15 28 (10.89%) Test Automation
15 28 (10.89%) Cucumber
16 26 (10.12%) TDD
17 25 (9.73%) Mentoring
17 25 (9.73%) Functional Testing
17 25 (9.73%) Non-Functional Testing
18 24 (9.34%) Manual Testing

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.11%) MS Office
3 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.84%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) Internet
2 3 (1.17%) Firewall
3 1 (0.39%) DVB
3 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.78%) DataStage
2 2 (0.78%) DB2
2 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.39%) Power BI
3 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (12.84%) Selenium
2 28 (10.89%) Cucumber
3 20 (7.78%) JIRA
4 11 (4.28%) HP UFT
5 9 (3.50%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.11%) LoadRunner
7 7 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.95%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.78%) Appium
9 2 (0.78%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.78%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.78%) JMeter
9 2 (0.78%) Jtest
9 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.78%) TestRail
10 1 (0.39%) Protractor
10 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.39%) WATIR
General
1 67 (26.07%) Finance
2 19 (7.39%) Banking
3 18 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.23%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.84%) Retail
6 14 (5.45%) Marketing
7 13 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (4.28%) Games
9 8 (3.11%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.33%) Electronics
10 6 (2.33%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.56%) Automotive
11 4 (1.56%) Law
12 3 (1.17%) Billing
13 2 (0.78%) Advertising
13 2 (0.78%) German Language
13 2 (0.78%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.39%) Front Office
14 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.67%) .NET
1 12 (4.67%) HTML
2 10 (3.89%) Web Services
3 8 (3.11%) Gherkin
4 5 (1.95%) CSS
4 5 (1.95%) HTML5
5 4 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.56%) XML
6 3 (1.17%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.78%) Apache CXF
7 2 (0.78%) AppFabric
7 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.78%) CSS3
7 2 (0.78%) Flash
7 2 (0.78%) RESTful
7 2 (0.78%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.95%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.06%) User Experience
5 9 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.95%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.17%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.39%) Derivative
9 1 (0.39%) Fintech
9 1 (0.39%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.78%) Windows
2 5 (1.95%) Unix
3 2 (0.78%) Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Android
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (43.19%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.96%) Test Strategy
3 55 (21.40%) SDLC
4 47 (18.29%) Test Management
5 39 (15.18%) Software Testing
5 39 (15.18%) System Testing
6 37 (14.40%) Test Planning
7 34 (13.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (12.84%) Defect Management
8 33 (12.84%) Project Management
9 31 (12.06%) Regression Testing
10 30 (11.67%) BDD
10 30 (11.67%) Integration Testing
11 29 (11.28%) Automated Testing
11 29 (11.28%) Performance Testing
11 29 (11.28%) Quality Management
12 28 (10.89%) Test Automation
13 26 (10.12%) TDD
14 25 (9.73%) Functional Testing
14 25 (9.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.06%) Java
2 18 (7.00%) C
3 16 (6.23%) SQL
4 13 (5.06%) C#
5 10 (3.89%) Ruby
6 8 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.72%) Groovy
8 6 (2.33%) Python
9 2 (0.78%) C++
9 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (12.45%) ISTQB
2 28 (10.89%) ISEB
3 17 (6.61%) Degree
4 16 (6.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ISACA
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (5.45%) GAMP
3 3 (1.17%) GMP
3 3 (1.17%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.78%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 14000
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (8.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.61%) HP
3 15 (5.84%) SAP
4 6 (2.33%) Oracle
5 5 (1.95%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.17%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) Apple
7 2 (0.78%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (0.78%) Informatica
7 2 (0.78%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.39%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.39%) ATG
8 1 (0.39%) Demandware
8 1 (0.39%) Empirix
8 1 (0.39%) hybris
8 1 (0.39%) New Relic
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.39%) Tableau
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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