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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 758 752 701
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 127 200 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 106 152 179
Median salary £60,000 £55,499 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.11% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £39,950
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +16 64 £65,000 -7.14% 1
South East +9 30 £55,000 -8.33% 3
West Midlands 0 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England +8 7 £47,500 -9.52% 2
East Midlands +12 6 £55,000 +60.00% 1
South West +3 6 £40,000 -1.84%
North West +15 4 £60,000 +33.33% 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -
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QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 241 (100.00%) QA
2 124 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (30.29%) Test Strategy
4 49 (20.33%) Finance
5 42 (17.43%) Software Testing
6 41 (17.01%) ISTQB
6 41 (17.01%) Selenium
7 40 (16.60%) Test Management
7 40 (16.60%) Regression Testing
8 33 (13.69%) Java
8 33 (13.69%) BDD
9 32 (13.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (12.86%) SDLC
11 30 (12.45%) Automated Testing
12 29 (12.03%) System Testing
12 29 (12.03%) Cucumber
13 28 (11.62%) Performance Testing
14 27 (11.20%) TDD
14 27 (11.20%) ISEB
14 27 (11.20%) Mentoring
14 27 (11.20%) Functional Testing
15 26 (10.79%) Test Planning
16 25 (10.37%) Integration Testing
16 25 (10.37%) Manual Testing
16 25 (10.37%) Defect Management
17 24 (9.96%) Coaching
18 23 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (9.54%) Non-Functional Testing
18 23 (9.54%) SQL
19 22 (9.13%) People Management

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 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.32%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.66%) SaaS
2 3 (1.24%) Google Play
2 3 (1.24%) iTunes
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.90%) Internet
2 4 (1.66%) Firewall
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.07%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.83%) DataStage
4 2 (0.83%) DB2
4 2 (0.83%) Power BI
4 2 (0.83%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (17.01%) Selenium
2 29 (12.03%) Cucumber
3 18 (7.47%) JIRA
4 11 (4.56%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.32%) SpecFlow
5 8 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.49%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.07%) LoadRunner
7 5 (2.07%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.07%) WATIR
8 4 (1.66%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.66%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.66%) JMeter
9 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.24%) Robot Framework
10 2 (0.83%) Hudson
10 2 (0.83%) Jtest
10 2 (0.83%) RSpec
10 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.83%) TestRail
General
1 49 (20.33%) Finance
2 14 (5.81%) Retail
2 14 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.98%) Banking
3 12 (4.98%) Games
4 9 (3.73%) Back Office
4 9 (3.73%) Marketing
5 7 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.66%) Law
6 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.24%) Advertising
7 3 (1.24%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) German Language
8 2 (0.83%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.05%) HTML
2 14 (5.81%) .NET
3 10 (4.15%) Gherkin
4 8 (3.32%) CSS
5 5 (2.07%) HTML5
6 4 (1.66%) Apache CXF
6 4 (1.66%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.66%) RESTful
6 4 (1.66%) Web Services
7 3 (1.24%) Ajax
7 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (1.24%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.24%) Lambda Expressions
7 3 (1.24%) LINQ
7 3 (1.24%) XML
8 2 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.83%) Flash
8 2 (0.83%) Silverlight
8 2 (0.83%) SOAP
9 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.88%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.22%) User Experience
4 14 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.32%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.49%) Reinsurance
7 5 (2.07%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.24%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.24%) iPad
8 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (1.24%) Statistics
9 2 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.83%) Life Science
9 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.56%) Windows
2 3 (1.24%) Android
2 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Linux
3 1 (0.41%) Unix
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.29%) Test Strategy
3 42 (17.43%) Software Testing
4 40 (16.60%) Regression Testing
4 40 (16.60%) Test Management
5 33 (13.69%) BDD
6 32 (13.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (12.86%) SDLC
8 30 (12.45%) Automated Testing
9 29 (12.03%) System Testing
10 28 (11.62%) Performance Testing
11 27 (11.20%) Functional Testing
11 27 (11.20%) Mentoring
11 27 (11.20%) TDD
12 26 (10.79%) Test Planning
13 25 (10.37%) Defect Management
13 25 (10.37%) Integration Testing
13 25 (10.37%) Manual Testing
14 24 (9.96%) Coaching
15 23 (9.54%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.69%) Java
2 23 (9.54%) SQL
3 19 (7.88%) C#
4 13 (5.39%) Ruby
5 11 (4.56%) C
6 8 (3.32%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.90%) Groovy
8 6 (2.49%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.07%) Python
10 3 (1.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (17.01%) ISTQB
2 27 (11.20%) ISEB
3 14 (5.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 13 (5.39%) Degree
5 11 (4.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (2.07%) GAMP
3 4 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) COBIT
5 1 (0.41%) SDET
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.07%) Cognizant
2 5 (2.07%) Oracle
2 5 (2.07%) SAP
2 5 (2.07%) Sophos
3 4 (1.66%) HP
4 3 (1.24%) Google
5 2 (0.83%) IBM
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (0.83%) Informatica
5 2 (0.83%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.41%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.41%) Apple
6 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.41%) CODA
6 1 (0.41%) Empirix
6 1 (0.41%) New Relic
6 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.41%) ServiceNow
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