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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 777 755 700
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 116 188 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 99 146 196
Median salary £60,000 £53,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
QA Manager
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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
88528 99311 104845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75361 82800 86272
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 £26,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +23 60 £65,000 - 5
South East +13 26 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East Midlands +11 8 £52,500 +52.72%
North West +19 7 £55,500 +23.33% 3
East of England +17 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -8 5 £47,500 -12.84% 3
South West +9 2 - -
North East - 1 £55,000 -
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QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 252 (100.00%) QA
2 122 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (26.19%) Test Strategy
4 63 (25.00%) Finance
5 47 (18.65%) SDLC
6 45 (17.86%) Regression Testing
7 43 (17.06%) Test Management
8 40 (15.87%) Software Testing
9 38 (15.08%) ISTQB
10 37 (14.68%) System Testing
11 35 (13.89%) Test Planning
12 33 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
13 32 (12.70%) Java
14 31 (12.30%) ISEB
14 31 (12.30%) Automated Testing
14 31 (12.30%) Defect Management
14 31 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (11.51%) Selenium
15 29 (11.51%) Project Management
16 28 (11.11%) Integration Testing
17 27 (10.71%) Test Automation
17 27 (10.71%) Mentoring
18 26 (10.32%) People Management
18 26 (10.32%) BDD
19 25 (9.92%) Cucumber
19 25 (9.92%) Manual Testing
19 25 (9.92%) Functional Testing
20 24 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
20 24 (9.52%) Performance Testing
20 24 (9.52%) JIRA

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 (0.79%) CMS
2 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.16%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (0.79%) Google Play
2 2 (0.79%) iTunes
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.78%) Internet
2 3 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.79%) DataStage
3 2 (0.79%) DB2
3 2 (0.79%) Power BI
3 2 (0.79%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (11.51%) Selenium
2 25 (9.92%) Cucumber
3 24 (9.52%) JIRA
4 7 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.38%) HP UFT
5 6 (2.38%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.98%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.19%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.79%) Appium
8 2 (0.79%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.79%) JMeter
8 2 (0.79%) Jtest
8 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.79%) TestRail
9 1 (0.40%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.40%) WATIR
9 1 (0.40%) Zephyr
General
1 63 (25.00%) Finance
2 19 (7.54%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.14%) Banking
4 14 (5.56%) Marketing
4 14 (5.56%) Retail
5 12 (4.76%) Games
6 8 (3.17%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.38%) Back Office
7 6 (2.38%) Electronics
7 6 (2.38%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.59%) Automotive
9 4 (1.59%) Law
10 3 (1.19%) Advertising
10 3 (1.19%) Billing
11 2 (0.79%) German Language
11 2 (0.79%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.79%) Legal
12 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.95%) HTML
2 12 (4.76%) .NET
3 10 (3.97%) Web Services
4 9 (3.57%) Gherkin
5 7 (2.78%) CSS
6 6 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (1.98%) HTML5
8 3 (1.19%) RESTful
8 3 (1.19%) XML
9 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.79%) Apache CXF
9 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.79%) Flash
9 2 (0.79%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.40%) Ajax
10 1 (0.40%) AppFabric
10 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.40%) CSS3
10 1 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.95%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.16%) User Experience
6 5 (1.98%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.59%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.19%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.19%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.79%) Statistics
9 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.94%) Windows
2 5 (1.98%) Unix
3 3 (1.19%) Android
3 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.79%) Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (26.19%) Test Strategy
3 47 (18.65%) SDLC
4 45 (17.86%) Regression Testing
5 43 (17.06%) Test Management
6 40 (15.87%) Software Testing
7 37 (14.68%) System Testing
8 35 (13.89%) Test Planning
9 33 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (12.30%) Automated Testing
10 31 (12.30%) Defect Management
11 29 (11.51%) Project Management
12 28 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 27 (10.71%) Mentoring
13 27 (10.71%) Test Automation
14 26 (10.32%) BDD
14 26 (10.32%) People Management
15 25 (9.92%) Functional Testing
15 25 (9.92%) Manual Testing
16 24 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.70%) Java
2 22 (8.73%) SQL
3 16 (6.35%) C
4 12 (4.76%) C#
5 11 (4.37%) Ruby
6 8 (3.17%) Groovy
7 6 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.38%) Python
8 4 (1.59%) C++
8 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (15.08%) ISTQB
2 31 (12.30%) ISEB
3 18 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 15 (5.95%) Degree
5 6 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (3.97%) GAMP
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) COBIT
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (7.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.37%) HP
3 10 (3.97%) SAP
4 6 (2.38%) Oracle
5 5 (1.98%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.19%) IBM
6 3 (1.19%) Sophos
7 2 (0.79%) Apple
7 2 (0.79%) Google
7 2 (0.79%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (0.79%) Informatica
7 2 (0.79%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (0.79%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.40%) CODA
8 1 (0.40%) Demandware
8 1 (0.40%) hybris
8 1 (0.40%) New Relic
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
Central London / West End
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
onezeero.
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Dental, Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago