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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Manager
UK / England
Rank 808 841 875
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 32 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.071% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.074% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 39
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £90,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £56,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

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
75994 89200 93687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.42% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63619 75641 78452
Median salary £47,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
South East +55 9 £29,900 -52.16% 1
London +35 7 £65,000 -7.14% 5
East of England +24 6 £42,500 -33.33% 1
North West -20 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands -10 3 £50,000 +17.64%
North East - 2 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +6 1 £47,500 -1.04%
QA Test Manager
UK

QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 83 (100.00%) QA
2 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.55%) Selenium
4 26 (31.33%) Test Strategy
5 20 (24.10%) Automation Testing
5 20 (24.10%) Test Scripting
6 19 (22.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (20.48%) ISTQB
7 17 (20.48%) Test Automation
8 16 (19.28%) Test Management
8 16 (19.28%) SQL
9 14 (16.87%) .NET
10 13 (15.66%) BDD
10 13 (15.66%) SDLC
10 13 (15.66%) C#
10 13 (15.66%) Automated Testing
10 13 (15.66%) JIRA
11 12 (14.46%) Software Testing
11 12 (14.46%) Manual Testing
11 12 (14.46%) ISEB
11 12 (14.46%) TDD
11 12 (14.46%) Regression Testing
11 12 (14.46%) Robot Framework
12 11 (13.25%) Cucumber
12 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (12.05%) Scrum
13 10 (12.05%) Finance
13 10 (12.05%) HP
13 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
13 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (38.55%) Selenium
2 13 (15.66%) JIRA
3 12 (14.46%) Robot Framework
4 11 (13.25%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.43%) HP UFT
6 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.02%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.82%) LoadRunner
8 4 (4.82%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.61%) WATIR
10 2 (2.41%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.41%) YouTrack
11 1 (1.20%) Appium
11 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.20%) JMeter
11 1 (1.20%) SilkTest
11 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
2 4 (4.82%) Games
3 3 (3.61%) Back Office
3 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.23%) Gherkin
3 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.61%) Ajax
4 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.61%) CSS
4 3 (3.61%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.61%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) Lambda Expressions
4 3 (3.61%) LINQ
4 3 (3.61%) Node.js
4 3 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.41%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.20%) J2EE
6 1 (1.20%) RESTful
6 1 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) iPad
2 5 (6.02%) Statistics
3 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Fintech
5 2 (2.41%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.41%) Xbox
6 1 (1.20%) Derivative
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Unix
2 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) Test Strategy
3 20 (24.10%) Automation Testing
3 20 (24.10%) Test Scripting
4 19 (22.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (20.48%) Test Automation
6 16 (19.28%) Test Management
7 13 (15.66%) Automated Testing
7 13 (15.66%) BDD
7 13 (15.66%) SDLC
8 12 (14.46%) Manual Testing
8 12 (14.46%) Regression Testing
8 12 (14.46%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.46%) TDD
9 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.05%) Scrum
11 9 (10.84%) Functional Testing
12 7 (8.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) C#
3 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.64%) Java
5 4 (4.82%) Python
5 4 (4.82%) Ruby
6 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) ISTQB
2 12 (14.46%) ISEB
3 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.20%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) MiFID
2 1 (1.20%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) HP
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle
2 1 (1.20%) SAP
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