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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QA Test Manager
Rank 857 873 821
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 25 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.046% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.049% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 37
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £84,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
95322 107194 96558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79211 88826 81230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £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 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +24 12 £60,000 -11.11% 1
South East +10 6 £50,000 -
East of England +21 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire +12 3 £47,500 +19.49%
North West - 1 £39,000 -
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QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 49 (100.00%) QA
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Test Management
4 15 (30.61%) Selenium
5 14 (28.57%) BDD
5 14 (28.57%) TDD
6 13 (26.53%) Line Management
6 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
7 12 (24.49%) Finance
7 12 (24.49%) Java
8 10 (20.41%) SDLC
8 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
8 10 (20.41%) Degree
9 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
9 9 (18.37%) Test Strategy
9 9 (18.37%) SQL
9 9 (18.37%) SOAP
9 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
9 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
10 8 (16.33%) LoadRunner
10 8 (16.33%) ISEB
10 8 (16.33%) Web Services
10 8 (16.33%) Agile Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Coaching
10 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (16.33%) Open Source
10 8 (16.33%) REST
10 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
10 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Selenium
2 8 (16.33%) LoadRunner
3 7 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) JMeter
5 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.04%) QUnit
6 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) SOAP
2 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 8 (16.33%) REST
3 6 (12.24%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Test Management
3 14 (28.57%) BDD
3 14 (28.57%) TDD
4 13 (26.53%) Line Management
4 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
5 10 (20.41%) SDLC
5 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
6 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
6 9 (18.37%) Test Strategy
6 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.33%) Agile Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Coaching
7 8 (16.33%) Open Source
7 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
8 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) PHP
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.08%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
3 8 (16.33%) ISEB
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) WAI
3 2 (4.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Murex
3 1 (2.04%) Calypso
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
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