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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QA Test Manager
Rank 839 826 842
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 21 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.049% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.052% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 29
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £43,300
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
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 £26,750 £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 22 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 22 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 +9 11 £61,250 -23.43% 3
South West -11 3 £39,500 +12.85%
South East -28 3 £60,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire -26 1 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England -29 1 £45,000 -35.71%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
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QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 87 (100.00%) QA
2 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (41.38%) Test Management
3 36 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (39.08%) Software Testing
5 32 (36.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (33.33%) Security Testing
7 28 (32.18%) Migration
8 27 (31.03%) Security Cleared
9 26 (29.89%) Data Migration
10 24 (27.59%) Scrum
11 22 (25.29%) Selenium
11 22 (25.29%) Test Strategy
12 18 (20.69%) SQL
13 14 (16.09%) Banking
14 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
14 12 (13.79%) Java
15 11 (12.64%) Degree
15 11 (12.64%) Automated Testing
15 11 (12.64%) TDD
16 10 (11.49%) ISEB
17 9 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
17 9 (10.34%) Investment Banking
17 9 (10.34%) ISTQB
17 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
18 8 (9.20%) Line Management
18 8 (9.20%) Derivative
18 8 (9.20%) Finance
19 7 (8.05%) Project Management
19 7 (8.05%) JIRA

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Selenium
2 9 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.05%) JIRA
4 6 (6.90%) JUnit
5 5 (5.75%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.60%) JBehave
6 4 (4.60%) JMeter
7 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.45%) eggPlant
7 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.30%) MSTest
8 2 (2.30%) Capybara
9 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.15%) Appium
9 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (16.09%) Banking
2 9 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Finance
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Front Office
5 4 (4.60%) Publishing
6 3 (3.45%) Advertising
7 2 (2.30%) Marketing
7 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) Django
1 4 (4.60%) HTML5
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
1 4 (4.60%) HTML
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) SOAP
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Derivative
2 6 (6.90%) Open Source
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) UNIX
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.38%) Test Management
2 36 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (39.08%) Software Testing
4 32 (36.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 28 (32.18%) Migration
7 26 (29.89%) Data Migration
8 24 (27.59%) Scrum
9 22 (25.29%) Test Strategy
10 12 (13.79%) Test Automation
11 11 (12.64%) Automated Testing
11 11 (12.64%) TDD
12 8 (9.20%) Line Management
13 7 (8.05%) Project Management
14 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
14 6 (6.90%) Automation Testing
14 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
14 6 (6.90%) BDD
15 5 (5.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) SQL
2 12 (13.79%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) Python
4 3 (3.45%) VB
5 2 (2.30%) Ruby
5 2 (2.30%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) C#
6 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.64%) Degree
3 10 (11.49%) ISEB
4 9 (10.34%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) HP
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