The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 758 723 641
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 100 178 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 152 211
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £84,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 52 £60,000 -4.00% 6
Yorkshire +16 15 £51,000 +28.30%
South East 0 11 £50,000 - 5
East of England -1 11 £75,000 +36.36% 1
West Midlands -24 4 £65,000 +36.84% 1
North West +3 2 £37,000 -7.50%
QA Manager
UK

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 180 (100.00%) QA
2 87 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (30.56%) Finance
3 55 (30.56%) Test Management
4 41 (22.78%) Test Strategy
5 39 (21.67%) Automated Testing
6 38 (21.11%) Test Automation
7 37 (20.56%) Selenium
8 33 (18.33%) ISTQB
8 33 (18.33%) Banking
9 29 (16.11%) Degree
10 27 (15.00%) Software Testing
10 27 (15.00%) TDD
11 26 (14.44%) JIRA
12 25 (13.89%) Retail
12 25 (13.89%) ISEB
12 25 (13.89%) Project Management
13 24 (13.33%) E-Commerce
13 24 (13.33%) Java
14 23 (12.78%) SQL
14 23 (12.78%) Mentoring
14 23 (12.78%) SDLC
15 21 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (11.11%) Manual Testing
16 20 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (10.56%) System Testing
17 19 (10.56%) Test Scripting
18 18 (10.00%) Line Management
18 18 (10.00%) Regression Testing
19 17 (9.44%) HTML

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 7 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.11%) JBoss
3 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.11%) IIS
3 2 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Project
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.11%) Sage CRM
1 2 (1.11%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.11%) Multicast
1 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.11%) MS Access
2 2 (1.11%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 37 (20.56%) Selenium
2 26 (14.44%) JIRA
3 11 (6.11%) WebDriver
3 11 (6.11%) Cucumber
4 10 (5.56%) JMeter
5 9 (5.00%) LoadRunner
6 5 (2.78%) Calabash
6 5 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.78%) eggPlant
7 4 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.22%) Ant
7 4 (2.22%) Maven
7 4 (2.22%) Xcode
8 3 (1.67%) JUnit
8 3 (1.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.11%) EasyMock
9 2 (1.11%) jMock
9 2 (1.11%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.11%) Mockito
General
1 55 (30.56%) Finance
2 33 (18.33%) Banking
3 25 (13.89%) Retail
4 9 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 8 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.89%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.78%) Back Office
7 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.22%) Marketing
9 3 (1.67%) Publishing
10 2 (1.11%) Law
10 2 (1.11%) Legal
10 2 (1.11%) Electronics
11 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.44%) HTML
2 13 (7.22%) Web Services
3 11 (6.11%) SOAP
3 11 (6.11%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (4.44%) REST
5 6 (3.33%) XML
6 4 (2.22%) Silverlight
6 4 (2.22%) HTML5
6 4 (2.22%) FpML
7 3 (1.67%) .NET
7 3 (1.67%) CSS
8 2 (1.11%) WCF
8 2 (1.11%) WPF
8 2 (1.11%) RESTful
8 2 (1.11%) Flash
9 1 (0.56%) LAMP
9 1 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.22%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.11%) DTV
7 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.11%) Equities
7 2 (1.11%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Derivative
8 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.89%) Windows
2 11 (6.11%) UNIX
3 7 (3.89%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.89%) Android
4 6 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.56%) Test Management
3 41 (22.78%) Test Strategy
4 39 (21.67%) Automated Testing
5 38 (21.11%) Test Automation
6 27 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 27 (15.00%) TDD
7 25 (13.89%) Project Management
8 24 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.78%) Mentoring
9 23 (12.78%) SDLC
10 21 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (11.11%) Manual Testing
11 20 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (10.56%) System Testing
12 19 (10.56%) Test Scripting
13 18 (10.00%) Line Management
13 18 (10.00%) Regression Testing
14 17 (9.44%) BDD
15 16 (8.89%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.33%) Java
2 23 (12.78%) SQL
3 11 (6.11%) Python
3 11 (6.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.44%) PHP
4 8 (4.44%) C#
5 6 (3.33%) C
6 5 (2.78%) Ruby
7 4 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (18.33%) ISTQB
2 29 (16.11%) Degree
3 25 (13.89%) ISEB
4 4 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.67%) WAI
3 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.11%) SLA
4 2 (1.11%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.11%) TickIT
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (6.67%) HP
2 8 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (1.11%) Pegasus
4 2 (1.11%) Citrix
4 2 (1.11%) Sage
4 2 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (0.56%) Murex
5 1 (0.56%) Calypso
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