The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 94 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.080% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £82,500 £68,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
QA Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1137 1048 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.89% 95.71% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 861 855 849
Average salary £38,848 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Manager across the Essex region.

QA Manager Salary Trend in Essex

QA Manager
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited QA 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 Manager in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (14.29%) People Management

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited QA 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA