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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Manager
UK / England
Rank 738 789 822
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 102 129 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 76 98 91
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%

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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +34 39 £55,000 -21.42% 14
South East +64 15 £50,000 -23.07% 2
East of England +15 14 £55,000 -15.38% 2
West Midlands +2 13 £45,000 +5.88%
North East - 9 £35,000 - 1
North West -9 8 £47,500 +18.75%
East Midlands +3 4 £47,500 +3.26% 1
QA Manager
UK

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) QA
2 100 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (25.36%) Selenium
4 39 (18.66%) Test Strategy
5 32 (15.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 32 (15.31%) SDLC
6 30 (14.35%) Automation Testing
7 29 (13.88%) ISTQB
8 28 (13.40%) TDD
9 27 (12.92%) Finance
9 27 (12.92%) Test Scripting
9 27 (12.92%) Cucumber
10 26 (12.44%) BDD
10 26 (12.44%) Test Management
10 26 (12.44%) Test Automation
10 26 (12.44%) Software Testing
10 26 (12.44%) JIRA
11 25 (11.96%) Automated Testing
11 25 (11.96%) Java
12 24 (11.48%) Project Management
13 23 (11.00%) Scrum
14 22 (10.53%) Regression Testing
15 21 (10.05%) C#
15 21 (10.05%) SQL
15 21 (10.05%) .NET
15 21 (10.05%) Manual Testing
16 20 (9.57%) Performance Testing
16 20 (9.57%) Coaching
17 19 (9.09%) ISEB
17 19 (9.09%) Service 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 8 (3.83%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (3.83%) MQSeries
1 8 (3.83%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.91%) Confluence
2 4 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.48%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.74%) MS Office
3 5 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) MS Project
4 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.48%) Google Play
3 1 (0.48%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.83%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) Wireless
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.91%) DB2
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (25.36%) Selenium
2 27 (12.92%) Cucumber
3 26 (12.44%) JIRA
4 14 (6.70%) WebDriver
5 12 (5.74%) Robot Framework
6 11 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.83%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.35%) HP UFT
9 6 (2.87%) Calabash
9 6 (2.87%) LoadRunner
9 6 (2.87%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.39%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.39%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.39%) WATIR
11 3 (1.44%) Appium
11 3 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.44%) JMeter
12 2 (0.96%) Hudson
12 2 (0.96%) Robotium
General
1 27 (12.92%) Finance
2 13 (6.22%) Retail
3 10 (4.78%) Automotive
4 8 (3.83%) Banking
5 7 (3.35%) Games
6 4 (1.91%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (1.91%) Front Office
7 3 (1.44%) Back Office
7 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.96%) Law
8 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.05%) .NET
2 11 (5.26%) Gherkin
2 11 (5.26%) SOAP
3 9 (4.31%) HTML
3 9 (4.31%) XML
4 8 (3.83%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.83%) REST
4 8 (3.83%) Web Services
5 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.39%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.39%) CSS
7 4 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.91%) Node.js
7 4 (1.91%) RESTful
8 3 (1.44%) Ajax
8 3 (1.44%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.44%) HTML5
8 3 (1.44%) Lambda Expressions
8 3 (1.44%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.35%) User Experience
6 6 (2.87%) iPad
6 6 (2.87%) Statistics
7 5 (2.39%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.91%) NHS
9 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.96%) Fintech
10 2 (0.96%) Life Science
10 2 (0.96%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.96%) Xbox
11 1 (0.48%) Derivative
11 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.48%) LIMS
11 1 (0.48%) Replication
11 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.74%) Windows
2 10 (4.78%) Linux
3 8 (3.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.39%) Android
4 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.96%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.66%) Test Strategy
3 32 (15.31%) SDLC
3 32 (15.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 30 (14.35%) Automation Testing
5 28 (13.40%) TDD
6 27 (12.92%) Test Scripting
7 26 (12.44%) BDD
7 26 (12.44%) Software Testing
7 26 (12.44%) Test Automation
7 26 (12.44%) Test Management
8 25 (11.96%) Automated Testing
9 24 (11.48%) Project Management
10 23 (11.00%) Scrum
11 22 (10.53%) Regression Testing
12 21 (10.05%) Manual Testing
13 20 (9.57%) Coaching
13 20 (9.57%) Performance Testing
14 19 (9.09%) ITSM
14 19 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.96%) Java
2 21 (10.05%) C#
2 21 (10.05%) SQL
3 12 (5.74%) Ruby
4 10 (4.78%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.31%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.87%) C
7 5 (2.39%) Python
8 4 (1.91%) Go
8 4 (1.91%) Groovy
9 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.96%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.96%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) Perl
11 1 (0.48%) PHP
11 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (13.88%) ISTQB
2 19 (9.09%) ISEB
3 13 (6.22%) Degree
4 8 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (2.39%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.96%) PMP
9 1 (0.48%) ACCA
9 1 (0.48%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (3.83%) HL7
3 4 (1.91%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.44%) COBIT
5 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 1 (0.48%) MiFID
6 1 (0.48%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (4.31%) Docker
2 4 (1.91%) etcd
Systems Management
1 9 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.83%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (1.91%) Consul
3 4 (1.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.74%) HP
3 8 (3.83%) VMware
4 5 (2.39%) Oracle
5 3 (1.44%) Google
5 3 (1.44%) SAP
6 2 (0.96%) Ariba
6 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.96%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.96%) Sophos
6 2 (0.96%) Sun
7 1 (0.48%) New Relic
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k - 65k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Juice Resource Solutions Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 20%+ bonus + other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
London Borough of Enfield
Salary: MM2 (£44259 - £51,777 with PRP up to £56,955 depending on performance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Flexible Working.
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago