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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 845 864 828
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 51 65 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.064% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.066% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 85
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
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 £27,000
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 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +11 24 £50,000 -16.66% 3
South East +42 12 £55,000 +7.31% 3
East of England +34 5 £50,000 -
West Midlands -7 3 - - 2
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
North West +18 2 £55,000 +41.02%
Yorkshire +21 1 £50,000 -1.96%
North East - 1 - -
QA Test Manager
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QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 110 (100.00%) QA
2 43 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.09%) Finance
4 31 (28.18%) Test Planning
5 30 (27.27%) Test Management
6 28 (25.45%) Test Strategy
7 27 (24.55%) Defect Management
8 24 (21.82%) Integration Testing
8 24 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (20.91%) Regression Testing
10 22 (20.00%) System Testing
11 21 (19.09%) Performance Testing
12 20 (18.18%) Java
12 20 (18.18%) Functional Testing
13 19 (17.27%) Data Centre
13 19 (17.27%) SDLC
13 19 (17.27%) Mentoring
13 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
13 19 (17.27%) Selenium
14 16 (14.55%) Unit Testing
15 15 (13.64%) Time Management
15 15 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
15 15 (13.64%) C
16 14 (12.73%) Quality Management
16 14 (12.73%) TDD
16 14 (12.73%) Cucumber
16 14 (12.73%) BDD
17 13 (11.82%) DevOps

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.91%) MS Project
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (2.73%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) DataStage
2 2 (1.82%) DB2
2 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Selenium
2 14 (12.73%) Cucumber
3 10 (9.09%) JIRA
4 4 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) Appium
5 2 (1.82%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.82%) JMeter
5 2 (1.82%) Jtest
5 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.91%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (29.09%) Finance
2 13 (11.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.18%) Retail
4 8 (7.27%) Marketing
5 7 (6.36%) Banking
5 7 (6.36%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.45%) Electronics
7 3 (2.73%) Law
8 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.82%) Games
9 1 (0.91%) Front Office
9 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) Web Services
2 5 (4.55%) .NET
3 4 (3.64%) CSS
3 4 (3.64%) HTML
3 4 (3.64%) HTML5
4 3 (2.73%) Gherkin
5 2 (1.82%) Apache CXF
5 2 (1.82%) AppFabric
5 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.82%) CSS3
5 2 (1.82%) Flash
5 2 (1.82%) RESTful
5 2 (1.82%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (17.27%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.45%) User Experience
4 5 (4.55%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.18%) Test Planning
3 30 (27.27%) Test Management
4 28 (25.45%) Test Strategy
5 27 (24.55%) Defect Management
6 24 (21.82%) Integration Testing
6 24 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (20.91%) Regression Testing
8 22 (20.00%) System Testing
9 21 (19.09%) Performance Testing
10 20 (18.18%) Functional Testing
11 19 (17.27%) Mentoring
11 19 (17.27%) SDLC
12 16 (14.55%) Unit Testing
13 15 (13.64%) Time Management
14 14 (12.73%) BDD
14 14 (12.73%) Quality Management
14 14 (12.73%) TDD
15 13 (11.82%) E-Commerce
15 13 (11.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) Java
2 15 (13.64%) C
3 8 (7.27%) Ruby
4 6 (5.45%) C#
4 6 (5.45%) Groovy
5 5 (4.55%) SQL
6 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.64%) Python
7 2 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Degree
1 9 (8.18%) ISEB
1 9 (8.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (11.82%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) HP
2 7 (6.36%) SAP
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (1.82%) Apple
4 2 (1.82%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.82%) IBM
4 2 (1.82%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (1.82%) Informatica
4 2 (1.82%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.91%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.91%) Empirix
5 1 (0.91%) New Relic
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