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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QA Test Manager
Rank 848 790 851
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 31 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.045% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.047% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 32
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £48,000 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,350 £80,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.45%
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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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -31 18 £60,000 -20.00%
South West -10 3 £39,500 +12.85%
South East -22 3 £60,000 +14.28%
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire -33 2 £42,500 +10.38%
East Midlands -13 1 £55,000 +37.50%
North West - 1 £45,000 -
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QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 98 (100.00%) QA
2 61 (62.24%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (42.86%) Test Management
5 41 (41.84%) Software Testing
6 39 (39.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (34.69%) Security Testing
8 33 (33.67%) Security Cleared
8 33 (33.67%) Migration
9 31 (31.63%) Data Migration
10 28 (28.57%) Selenium
10 28 (28.57%) Scrum
11 27 (27.55%) Test Strategy
12 16 (16.33%) SQL
13 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
14 14 (14.29%) Banking
14 14 (14.29%) Java
15 13 (13.27%) TDD
15 13 (13.27%) ISTQB
16 12 (12.24%) Degree
16 12 (12.24%) Automated Testing
16 12 (12.24%) ISEB
17 10 (10.20%) QuickTest Pro
17 10 (10.20%) Finance
17 10 (10.20%) Cucumber
18 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
19 8 (8.16%) JIRA
19 8 (8.16%) BDD
19 8 (8.16%) Line Management
20 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Selenium
2 10 (10.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (10.20%) Cucumber
3 8 (8.16%) JIRA
4 7 (7.14%) JUnit
5 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
5 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.08%) JMeter
6 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.08%) JBehave
7 3 (3.06%) MSTest
7 3 (3.06%) eggPlant
7 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.04%) Capybara
9 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.02%) Calabash
9 1 (1.02%) Maven
9 1 (1.02%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (14.29%) Banking
2 10 (10.20%) Finance
3 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Front Office
5 4 (4.08%) Advertising
5 4 (4.08%) Publishing
5 4 (4.08%) Retail
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
7 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.02%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) HTML
2 4 (4.08%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) Web Services
2 4 (4.08%) Django
2 4 (4.08%) HTML5
3 1 (1.02%) JSF
3 1 (1.02%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.02%) JSON
3 1 (1.02%) SOAP
3 1 (1.02%) J2ME
3 1 (1.02%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.14%) Derivative
2 5 (5.10%) Open Source
2 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.02%) iPad
5 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.02%) Statistics
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
1 4 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) UNIX
2 2 (2.04%) Android
2 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (42.86%) Test Management
4 41 (41.84%) Software Testing
5 39 (39.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (34.69%) Security Testing
7 33 (33.67%) Migration
8 31 (31.63%) Data Migration
9 28 (28.57%) Scrum
10 27 (27.55%) Test Strategy
11 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
12 13 (13.27%) TDD
13 12 (12.24%) Automated Testing
14 8 (8.16%) BDD
14 8 (8.16%) Line Management
15 7 (7.14%) Information Management
15 7 (7.14%) Project Management
16 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
16 6 (6.12%) Waterfall
16 6 (6.12%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 14 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (5.10%) Python
4 3 (3.06%) VB
5 2 (2.04%) Perl
5 2 (2.04%) Ruby
6 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.02%) C#
6 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (33.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.27%) ISTQB
3 12 (12.24%) Degree
3 12 (12.24%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) HP
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