The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QA Test Manager
Rank 838 840 805
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 37 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.047% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.049% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 53
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £42,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
QA Test 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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QA Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -12 17 £55,000 -12.00% 1
South East +17 7 £80,000 +30.61%
South West -4 5 £40,500 +2.53%
East of England +9 2 - -
Yorkshire +2 2 £51,250 +20.58%
West Midlands -17 2 £47,000 -10.47%
North West +9 1 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands -4 1 £33,750 -38.63%
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QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 62 (100.00%) QA
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Test Management
4 20 (32.26%) Regression Testing
5 19 (30.65%) Finance
6 18 (29.03%) Selenium
7 17 (27.42%) SDLC
8 16 (25.81%) Test Strategy
9 14 (22.58%) Degree
9 14 (22.58%) TDD
10 13 (20.97%) Java
11 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
11 12 (19.35%) BDD
12 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
13 10 (16.13%) Project Management
13 10 (16.13%) Web Services
13 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
13 10 (16.13%) Open Source
13 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
13 10 (16.13%) Manual Testing
14 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
14 9 (14.52%) Banking
14 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (14.52%) SOAP
14 9 (14.52%) Windows
14 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
14 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (14.52%) Line Management
15 8 (12.90%) Mentoring

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Selenium
2 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.29%) LoadRunner
4 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.45%) TestDirector
5 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
5 4 (6.45%) QADirector
6 3 (4.84%) HP UFT
6 3 (4.84%) JIRA
7 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.23%) jMock
7 2 (3.23%) TestNG
7 2 (3.23%) JUnit
7 2 (3.23%) EasyMock
7 2 (3.23%) Mockito
7 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.61%) Behat
8 1 (1.61%) QUnit
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Front Office
4 3 (4.84%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Advertising
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
2 9 (14.52%) SOAP
3 7 (11.29%) REST
4 4 (6.45%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.45%) Derivative
5 3 (4.84%) New Media
6 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Test Management
3 20 (32.26%) Regression Testing
4 17 (27.42%) SDLC
5 16 (25.81%) Test Strategy
6 14 (22.58%) TDD
7 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 12 (19.35%) BDD
8 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
8 10 (16.13%) Open Source
8 10 (16.13%) Manual Testing
8 10 (16.13%) Project Management
9 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
9 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
9 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (14.52%) Line Management
10 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 3 (4.84%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.68%) ISEB
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) HND
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (1.61%) Telerik
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.61%) Murex
3 1 (1.61%) Calypso
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) SAP
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago