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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 738 642 712
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 165 218 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 142 190 170
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +6.11%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -72 100 £57,500 -4.16% 4
South East -15 30 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Midlands +20 19 £47,500 +38.68%
East of England -29 7 £52,000 -25.71% 2
Yorkshire -45 3 £39,750 -20.50%
East Midlands - 3 £36,000 -
North West -2 2 £30,000 -35.13% 1
North East -25 1 £45,000 -10.00%
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QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 280 (100.00%) QA
2 78 (27.86%) Finance
3 69 (24.64%) Selenium
4 64 (22.86%) Scrum
5 63 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (20.36%) Software Testing
7 49 (17.50%) Test Management
8 46 (16.43%) SQL
8 46 (16.43%) Automated Testing
9 45 (16.07%) C#
9 45 (16.07%) Test Strategy
10 43 (15.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 40 (14.29%) ISEB
12 36 (12.86%) Java
13 34 (12.14%) .NET
14 30 (10.71%) Test Automation
14 30 (10.71%) WebDriver
14 30 (10.71%) Cucumber
14 30 (10.71%) ISTQB
15 29 (10.36%) Security Testing
16 28 (10.00%) Manual Testing
17 26 (9.29%) TDD
18 25 (8.93%) Windows
18 25 (8.93%) E-Commerce
19 24 (8.57%) Performance Testing
20 23 (8.21%) Retail
20 23 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
20 23 (8.21%) Project Management
20 23 (8.21%) Automation Testing
21 22 (7.86%) Games

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (1.79%) Apache
1 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.71%) Confluence
3 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.71%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.50%) Firewall
2 5 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.36%) FTP
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.14%) MySQL
3 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 69 (24.64%) Selenium
2 30 (10.71%) WebDriver
2 30 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 11 (3.93%) JIRA
4 10 (3.57%) JUnit
4 10 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 9 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.50%) WATIR
7 7 (2.50%) eggPlant
8 6 (2.14%) NUnit
8 6 (2.14%) Xcode
9 5 (1.79%) WatiN
10 4 (1.43%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.43%) TestPartner
10 4 (1.43%) jMock
10 4 (1.43%) QALoad
10 4 (1.43%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (1.43%) RSpec
General
1 78 (27.86%) Finance
2 23 (8.21%) Retail
3 22 (7.86%) Games
4 21 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 18 (6.43%) Banking
6 10 (3.57%) Law
7 9 (3.21%) Marketing
8 6 (2.14%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.43%) Front Office
9 4 (1.43%) Publishing
10 2 (0.71%) Back Office
10 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Legal
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.14%) .NET
2 11 (3.93%) XML
3 7 (2.50%) REST
4 4 (1.43%) Web Services
4 4 (1.43%) LAMP
5 3 (1.07%) HTML
6 2 (0.71%) SOAP
6 2 (0.71%) Django
6 2 (0.71%) RESTful
6 2 (0.71%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss Seam
7 1 (0.36%) JRuby
7 1 (0.36%) jQuery
7 1 (0.36%) JSF
7 1 (0.36%) Ajax
7 1 (0.36%) Swing
7 1 (0.36%) XSL
7 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.36%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.93%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 10 (3.57%) Open Source
3 7 (2.50%) Derivative
4 6 (2.14%) Digital Media
4 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.43%) e-Health
5 4 (1.43%) iPad
6 3 (1.07%) iPhone
6 3 (1.07%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (0.71%) Equities
7 2 (0.71%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Social Media
8 1 (0.36%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.36%) Online Games
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.93%) Windows
2 21 (7.50%) Android
3 18 (6.43%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.57%) Linux
5 5 (1.79%) UNIX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.86%) Scrum
2 63 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (20.36%) Software Testing
4 49 (17.50%) Test Management
5 46 (16.43%) Automated Testing
6 45 (16.07%) Test Strategy
7 43 (15.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 29 (10.36%) Security Testing
10 28 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 26 (9.29%) TDD
12 25 (8.93%) E-Commerce
13 24 (8.57%) Performance Testing
14 23 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (8.21%) Project Management
14 23 (8.21%) Automation Testing
15 21 (7.50%) BDD
16 19 (6.79%) Agile Testing
17 18 (6.43%) Test Scripting
17 18 (6.43%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.43%) SQL
2 45 (16.07%) C#
3 36 (12.86%) Java
4 22 (7.86%) Python
5 18 (6.43%) Ruby
5 18 (6.43%) C
5 18 (6.43%) C++
6 14 (5.00%) PHP
7 6 (2.14%) Perl
8 4 (1.43%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.36%) VB6
10 1 (0.36%) Jython
10 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.36%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (14.29%) ISEB
2 30 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 22 (7.86%) Degree
4 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.79%) CSQA
5 2 (0.71%) ACCA
5 2 (0.71%) CIMA
5 2 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (5.36%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (6.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.71%) Oracle
3 4 (1.43%) SAP
3 4 (1.43%) Facebook
4 3 (1.07%) Siebel
5 2 (0.71%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.36%) Telerik
6 1 (0.36%) Google
6 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.36%) HP
6 1 (0.36%) Retek
6 1 (0.36%) Apple
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bi-annual bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
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JM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bi-annual bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (DOE)
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + market leading benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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