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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 776 788 823
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 87 147 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 121 102
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +3 38 £65,000 +4.00% 8
South East +52 10 £50,000 -16.66% 1
West Midlands +1 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West -14 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England -6 8 £40,000 -30.43% 2
East Midlands +7 5 £47,500 -13.63% 1
North East - 5 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire +21 2 £37,500 -21.05%
QA Manager
UK

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 220 (100.00%) QA
2 115 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (26.82%) Test Strategy
4 55 (25.00%) Selenium
5 38 (17.27%) ISTQB
6 33 (15.00%) Finance
7 31 (14.09%) Java
7 31 (14.09%) Automated Testing
7 31 (14.09%) Software Testing
7 31 (14.09%) Test Management
7 31 (14.09%) Cucumber
8 28 (12.73%) TDD
8 28 (12.73%) Automation Testing
8 28 (12.73%) SDLC
9 27 (12.27%) Coaching
9 27 (12.27%) Test Scripting
10 26 (11.82%) BDD
10 26 (11.82%) SQL
10 26 (11.82%) ISEB
10 26 (11.82%) Scrum
11 25 (11.36%) Regression Testing
11 25 (11.36%) Test Automation
11 25 (11.36%) JIRA
12 23 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (10.00%) Performance Testing
13 22 (10.00%) Project Management
13 22 (10.00%) .NET
14 21 (9.55%) Manual Testing
14 21 (9.55%) Mentoring
15 20 (9.09%) Functional 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 4 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (1.82%) Confluence
1 4 (1.82%) MQSeries
1 4 (1.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.45%) SaaS
2 3 (1.36%) Google Play
2 3 (1.36%) iTunes
3 2 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.91%) DB2
4 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.45%) Power BI
5 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 55 (25.00%) Selenium
2 31 (14.09%) Cucumber
3 25 (11.36%) JIRA
4 14 (6.36%) WebDriver
5 12 (5.45%) Robot Framework
6 11 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.64%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.18%) HP UFT
8 7 (3.18%) LoadRunner
8 7 (3.18%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.73%) WATIR
10 5 (2.27%) Calabash
10 5 (2.27%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.36%) JMeter
12 2 (0.91%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.91%) NUnit
12 2 (0.91%) RSpec
General
1 33 (15.00%) Finance
2 12 (5.45%) Games
2 12 (5.45%) Retail
3 9 (4.09%) Back Office
4 8 (3.64%) Banking
5 6 (2.73%) Automotive
6 5 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.82%) Brand Awareness
8 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.36%) Front Office
8 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.36%) Marketing
9 2 (0.91%) Advertising
9 2 (0.91%) Law
9 2 (0.91%) Legal
9 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) French Language
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.00%) .NET
2 17 (7.73%) HTML
3 14 (6.36%) Gherkin
4 9 (4.09%) CSS
5 8 (3.64%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.64%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.64%) SOAP
6 7 (3.18%) XML
7 6 (2.73%) RESTful
8 5 (2.27%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.82%) Ajax
9 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.82%) HTML5
9 4 (1.82%) Node.js
9 4 (1.82%) REST
9 4 (1.82%) Web Services
10 3 (1.36%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.64%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.18%) Augmented Reality
5 7 (3.18%) iPad
5 7 (3.18%) User Experience
6 6 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.73%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.36%) Statistics
8 2 (0.91%) Fintech
8 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.91%) Life Science
8 2 (0.91%) NHS
8 2 (0.91%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.64%) Windows
2 6 (2.73%) Android
2 6 (2.73%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.73%) Linux
3 4 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.91%) Unix
4 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (26.82%) Test Strategy
3 31 (14.09%) Automated Testing
3 31 (14.09%) Software Testing
3 31 (14.09%) Test Management
4 28 (12.73%) Automation Testing
4 28 (12.73%) SDLC
4 28 (12.73%) TDD
5 27 (12.27%) Coaching
5 27 (12.27%) Test Scripting
6 26 (11.82%) BDD
6 26 (11.82%) Scrum
7 25 (11.36%) Regression Testing
7 25 (11.36%) Test Automation
8 23 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 22 (10.00%) Project Management
10 21 (9.55%) Manual Testing
10 21 (9.55%) Mentoring
11 20 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.09%) Java
2 26 (11.82%) SQL
3 20 (9.09%) C#
4 13 (5.91%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.91%) Ruby
5 12 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.73%) C
7 5 (2.27%) Groovy
8 4 (1.82%) Go
8 4 (1.82%) Python
9 3 (1.36%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.91%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.91%) C++
10 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (17.27%) ISTQB
2 26 (11.82%) ISEB
3 11 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (4.55%) Degree
5 7 (3.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.91%) PMP
9 1 (0.45%) ACCA
9 1 (0.45%) HNC
9 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.82%) HL7
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) MiFID
5 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (4.09%) Docker
2 4 (1.82%) etcd
Systems Management
1 4 (1.82%) Consul
1 4 (1.82%) Kubernetes
1 4 (1.82%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.27%) Google
2 5 (2.27%) Sophos
3 4 (1.82%) HP
3 4 (1.82%) VMware
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle
4 3 (1.36%) SAP
5 2 (0.91%) Ariba
5 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.91%) Rackspace
5 2 (0.91%) Sun
6 1 (0.45%) CODA
6 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.45%) New Relic
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.45%) Tableau
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Great Package and benefits - free lunch!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago