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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QA Test Manager
Rank 836 831 808
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 42 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.060% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.064% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 46
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £42,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -33.21%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +1 17 £55,000 -32.09% 3
South East +5 10 £53,750 -6.52% 1
South West -7 5 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 4 £48,750 +14.70%
East of England +4 2 - -
North West -3 2 £44,500 -1.11%
East Midlands +1 1 £33,750 -38.63%
West Midlands -13 1 £42,500 -19.04%
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UK

QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) QA
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.92%) Test Management
4 22 (33.85%) Finance
5 20 (30.77%) Regression Testing
6 19 (29.23%) Selenium
7 18 (27.69%) Test Strategy
7 18 (27.69%) SDLC
8 16 (24.62%) TDD
9 15 (23.08%) Degree
10 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
10 14 (21.54%) Java
10 14 (21.54%) BDD
11 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
11 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (16.92%) Manual Testing
12 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
12 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
12 11 (16.92%) Web Services
12 11 (16.92%) Open Source
13 10 (15.38%) Line Management
13 10 (15.38%) SOAP
13 10 (15.38%) Integration Testing
14 9 (13.85%) Banking
14 9 (13.85%) Windows
14 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
14 9 (13.85%) Project Management
14 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
15 8 (12.31%) Coaching

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Selenium
2 8 (12.31%) LoadRunner
2 8 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.15%) TestDirector
4 4 (6.15%) QADirector
4 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.62%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.08%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.08%) jMock
6 2 (3.08%) TestNG
6 2 (3.08%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.08%) Mockito
6 2 (3.08%) JUnit
6 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) Behat
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Front Office
4 3 (4.62%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Web Services
2 10 (15.38%) SOAP
3 8 (12.31%) REST
4 4 (6.15%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) HTML
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.15%) Derivative
5 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) New Media
6 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.54%) DTV
7 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) Test Management
3 20 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 18 (27.69%) Test Strategy
4 18 (27.69%) SDLC
5 16 (24.62%) TDD
6 14 (21.54%) Test Scripting
6 14 (21.54%) BDD
7 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (16.92%) Manual Testing
8 11 (16.92%) Open Source
9 10 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 10 (15.38%) Line Management
10 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.85%) Project Management
10 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
11 8 (12.31%) ITIL
11 8 (12.31%) Automated Testing
11 8 (12.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) Python
3 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.62%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
3 8 (12.31%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.23%) ISEB
5 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.54%) HND
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) Telerik
3 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.54%) Murex
3 1 (1.54%) Calypso
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
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