The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 180 151 136
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 3 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.081% 0.15% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.16% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -32.91%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,250 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -7.94%
QA Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3564 2548 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.56% 95.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2749 1971 2190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Leeds

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Information Management
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) JBehave
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) JBehave
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Information Management
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA