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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QA Test Manager
Rank 855 817 835
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 21 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.048% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.051% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 29
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +14 11 £61,250 -20.96% 2
South West -19 3 £39,500 +12.85%
South East -25 3 £60,000 +20.00%
East Midlands +3 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England -28 1 £45,000 -35.71%
Yorkshire -44 1 £42,500 -15.00%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
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QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 88 (100.00%) QA
2 57 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (42.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (40.91%) Test Management
5 35 (39.77%) Software Testing
6 32 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (32.95%) Security Testing
8 28 (31.82%) Migration
9 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
10 26 (29.55%) Data Migration
11 24 (27.27%) Scrum
12 23 (26.14%) Test Strategy
13 22 (25.00%) Selenium
14 18 (20.45%) SQL
15 14 (15.91%) Banking
16 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
17 12 (13.64%) TDD
17 12 (13.64%) Java
18 11 (12.50%) Automated Testing
18 11 (12.50%) Degree
19 10 (11.36%) ISEB
20 9 (10.23%) QuickTest Pro
20 9 (10.23%) Investment Banking
20 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
20 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
21 8 (9.09%) Line Management
21 8 (9.09%) Derivative
21 8 (9.09%) Finance
22 7 (7.95%) Project Management
22 7 (7.95%) JIRA

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Selenium
2 9 (10.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
3 7 (7.95%) JIRA
4 6 (6.82%) JUnit
5 5 (5.68%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.55%) JBehave
6 4 (4.55%) JMeter
7 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.41%) eggPlant
8 2 (2.27%) Capybara
8 2 (2.27%) MSTest
9 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.14%) Appium
9 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (15.91%) Banking
2 9 (10.23%) Investment Banking
3 8 (9.09%) Finance
4 5 (5.68%) Front Office
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 4 (4.55%) Publishing
6 3 (3.41%) Advertising
7 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.27%) Marketing
8 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) HTML
1 4 (4.55%) Web Services
1 4 (4.55%) Django
1 4 (4.55%) HTML5
2 3 (3.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) SOAP
3 1 (1.14%) JSON
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Derivative
2 6 (6.82%) Open Source
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.27%) UNIX
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (40.91%) Test Management
4 35 (39.77%) Software Testing
5 32 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (32.95%) Security Testing
7 28 (31.82%) Migration
8 26 (29.55%) Data Migration
9 24 (27.27%) Scrum
10 23 (26.14%) Test Strategy
11 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
12 12 (13.64%) TDD
13 11 (12.50%) Automated Testing
14 8 (9.09%) Line Management
15 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
15 7 (7.95%) Project Management
16 6 (6.82%) Waterfall
16 6 (6.82%) BDD
16 6 (6.82%) Automation Testing
17 5 (5.68%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) SQL
2 12 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (5.68%) Python
4 3 (3.41%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) Ruby
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.50%) Degree
3 10 (11.36%) ISEB
4 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) HP
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X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago