The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 149 143 148
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.044% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.12% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2183 2482 2331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.66% 95.35% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2015 1890
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Watford +10 1 £75,000 +36.36%
QA Manager
East of England

QA Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA