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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 815 844 885
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 72 85 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.084% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.087% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 48
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +42 35 £65,000 - 1
South East +42 17 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -7 8 £47,500 +1.06% 2
East of England +24 5 £40,000 -38.46%
South West -17 3 £40,000 -2.43%
Yorkshire +7 2 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands +20 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
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QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 125 (100.00%) QA
2 68 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (42.40%) Test Strategy
4 28 (22.40%) Selenium
5 27 (21.60%) Test Management
6 23 (18.40%) Software Testing
6 23 (18.40%) Finance
7 21 (16.80%) Functional Testing
8 20 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (16.00%) ISTQB
9 19 (15.20%) Regression Testing
10 18 (14.40%) JIRA
10 18 (14.40%) Test Scripting
10 18 (14.40%) BDD
11 17 (13.60%) Agile Testing
11 17 (13.60%) SQL
11 17 (13.60%) Java
12 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (12.80%) Integration Testing
12 16 (12.80%) People Management
12 16 (12.80%) Defect Management
13 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
13 15 (12.00%) Performance Testing
14 14 (11.20%) ISEB
14 14 (11.20%) Automation Testing
14 14 (11.20%) Cucumber
15 13 (10.40%) Test Planning
15 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (10.40%) Automated Testing
15 13 (10.40%) TDD

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 (1.60%) CMS
2 1 (0.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) Internet
2 3 (2.40%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.60%) DataStage
3 2 (1.60%) DB2
3 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Selenium
2 18 (14.40%) JIRA
3 14 (11.20%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.20%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.80%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.00%) HP UFT
6 5 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.20%) FitNesse
7 4 (3.20%) LoadRunner
7 4 (3.20%) Robot Framework
7 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.20%) WATIR
8 2 (1.60%) JMeter
8 2 (1.60%) Jtest
8 2 (1.60%) YouTrack
9 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.80%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (18.40%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Back Office
3 8 (6.40%) Retail
4 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Games
4 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.60%) Legal
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) HTML
2 8 (6.40%) .NET
3 7 (5.60%) CSS
4 6 (4.80%) Gherkin
5 4 (3.20%) Ajax
5 4 (3.20%) Apache CXF
5 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 3 (2.40%) Entity Framework
6 3 (2.40%) Lambda Expressions
6 3 (2.40%) LINQ
6 3 (2.40%) RESTful
7 2 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.60%) Flash
7 2 (1.60%) HTML5
7 2 (1.60%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.60%) Web Services
7 2 (1.60%) XML
8 1 (0.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.20%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.80%) Reinsurance
3 6 (4.80%) User Experience
4 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.00%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.20%) iPad
6 2 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.60%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) Derivative
7 1 (0.80%) Fintech
7 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.40%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.40%) Test Strategy
3 27 (21.60%) Test Management
4 23 (18.40%) Software Testing
5 21 (16.80%) Functional Testing
6 20 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (15.20%) Regression Testing
8 18 (14.40%) BDD
8 18 (14.40%) Test Scripting
9 17 (13.60%) Agile Testing
10 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.80%) Defect Management
10 16 (12.80%) Integration Testing
10 16 (12.80%) People Management
11 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 15 (12.00%) Performance Testing
12 14 (11.20%) Automation Testing
13 13 (10.40%) Automated Testing
13 13 (10.40%) TDD
13 13 (10.40%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.60%) Java
1 17 (13.60%) SQL
2 10 (8.00%) C#
3 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.60%) Ruby
5 4 (3.20%) C
5 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.40%) Groovy
7 2 (1.60%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (11.20%) ISEB
3 7 (5.60%) Degree
4 5 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.80%) ACCA
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) GAMP
3 1 (0.80%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (3.20%) HP
1 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
1 4 (3.20%) Oracle
2 2 (1.60%) Cognizant
2 2 (1.60%) IBM
2 2 (1.60%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (1.60%) Informatica
2 2 (1.60%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (0.80%) AppDynamics
3 1 (0.80%) New Relic
3 1 (0.80%) SAP
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