The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had QA Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 853 874 885
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 52 60 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.058% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.060% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 57
Median salary £60,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
QA Test 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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured QA Test Manager in the job title.

QA Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

QA Test Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the England region.

QA Test Manager Salary Trend in England

QA Test Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

QA Test Manager Salary Histogram in England

QA Test 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 Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +16 21 £70,000 +16.66% 3
South East +28 15 £60,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -8 11 - - 1
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands +17 1 - - 1
East of England +3 1 - -
Yorkshire +1 1 £50,000 -1.96%
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QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, QA Test 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 Test Manager in the job title.

1 120 (100.00%) QA
2 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.33%) Defect Management
4 27 (22.50%) Test Management
4 27 (22.50%) Test Strategy
4 27 (22.50%) Finance
5 26 (21.67%) Selenium
5 26 (21.67%) Test Planning
6 24 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 22 (18.33%) Performance Testing
7 22 (18.33%) System Testing
7 22 (18.33%) Mentoring
8 21 (17.50%) Functional Testing
8 21 (17.50%) Software Testing
9 20 (16.67%) Scrum
9 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 20 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (16.67%) SDLC
10 19 (15.83%) Data Centre
10 19 (15.83%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (15.00%) BDD
11 18 (15.00%) Java
12 17 (14.17%) JIRA
13 16 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
13 16 (13.33%) Unit Testing
14 15 (12.50%) Time Management
14 15 (12.50%) C

QA Test 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:

Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.67%) DataStage
3 2 (1.67%) DB2
4 1 (0.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (21.67%) Selenium
2 17 (14.17%) JIRA
3 14 (11.67%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.50%) WebDriver
5 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.33%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.50%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.67%) Appium
8 2 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.67%) JUnit
8 2 (1.67%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.67%) Robot Framework
8 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.83%) NUnit
9 1 (0.83%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) TestNG
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 12 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.67%) Marketing
5 7 (5.83%) Banking
5 7 (5.83%) Retail
6 6 (5.00%) Electronics
7 5 (4.17%) Games
8 4 (3.33%) Law
9 2 (1.67%) Legal
9 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (4.17%) .NET
3 3 (2.50%) Django
4 2 (1.67%) AppFabric
4 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.67%) CSS
4 2 (1.67%) CSS3
4 2 (1.67%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.67%) HTML
4 2 (1.67%) HTML5
4 2 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.83%) RESTful
5 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.83%) Data Centre
2 19 (15.83%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.50%) User Experience
4 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.67%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) Derivative
5 1 (0.83%) Fintech
5 1 (0.83%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Linux
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.33%) Defect Management
3 27 (22.50%) Test Management
3 27 (22.50%) Test Strategy
4 26 (21.67%) Test Planning
5 24 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 24 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (18.33%) Mentoring
6 22 (18.33%) Performance Testing
6 22 (18.33%) System Testing
7 21 (17.50%) Functional Testing
7 21 (17.50%) Software Testing
8 20 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 20 (16.67%) Scrum
8 20 (16.67%) SDLC
9 18 (15.00%) BDD
9 18 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 15 (12.50%) Quality Management
11 15 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.00%) Java
2 15 (12.50%) C
3 7 (5.83%) C#
3 7 (5.83%) Python
3 7 (5.83%) SQL
4 6 (5.00%) Groovy
4 6 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (1.67%) C++
5 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) ISEB
1 14 (11.67%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (10.83%) GAMP
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) SAP
3 5 (4.17%) HP
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (1.67%) Apple
4 2 (1.67%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.67%) IBM
4 2 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) Empirix
5 1 (0.83%) Rally
5 1 (0.83%) VMware
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