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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 571 531 497
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 56 128 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 90 117
Average salary £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £95,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
QA Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41022 46576 41642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34784 39186 35045
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in London

QA Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in London

QA Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 2 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
City of London +42 14 £67,500 - 2
Docklands, London +4 1 £90,000 -2.70%
Ealing -21 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 -
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 91 (100.00%) QA
2 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (40.66%) Selenium
4 35 (38.46%) Finance
5 31 (34.07%) Java
5 31 (34.07%) Banking
6 28 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 27 (29.67%) Test Automation
8 26 (28.57%) JIRA
9 25 (27.47%) Test Management
9 25 (27.47%) TDD
10 20 (21.98%) BDD
10 20 (21.98%) Test Strategy
11 19 (20.88%) Degree
12 17 (18.68%) Manual Testing
12 17 (18.68%) Cucumber
13 16 (17.58%) Scrum
13 16 (17.58%) Investment Banking
13 16 (17.58%) HTML
14 15 (16.48%) SQL
14 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
14 15 (16.48%) FIX Protocol
15 14 (15.38%) Load Testing
15 14 (15.38%) Test Scripting
15 14 (15.38%) Software Testing
16 13 (14.29%) Windows
16 13 (14.29%) Line Management
16 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
16 13 (14.29%) SDLC
17 12 (13.19%) Coaching

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.49%) Confluence
2 4 (4.40%) nginx
2 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) JBoss
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.20%) Firewall
1 2 (2.20%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) MS Access
2 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (40.66%) Selenium
2 26 (28.57%) JIRA
3 17 (18.68%) Cucumber
4 12 (13.19%) WebDriver
5 8 (8.79%) LoadRunner
6 7 (7.69%) JMeter
7 6 (6.59%) SpecFlow
7 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.40%) Maven
10 3 (3.30%) JUnit
10 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.30%) Calabash
10 3 (3.30%) eggPlant
10 3 (3.30%) SoapUI
10 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.20%) Mockito
11 2 (2.20%) NeoLoad
11 2 (2.20%) Xcode
11 2 (2.20%) Ant
General
1 35 (38.46%) Finance
2 31 (34.07%) Banking
3 16 (17.58%) Investment Banking
4 12 (13.19%) Retail
5 9 (9.89%) Retail Banking
6 7 (7.69%) Financial Institution
7 5 (5.49%) Front Office
7 5 (5.49%) Back Office
8 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
9 3 (3.30%) Law
9 3 (3.30%) Marketing
9 3 (3.30%) Publishing
10 2 (2.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) HTML
2 15 (16.48%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (13.19%) SOAP
3 12 (13.19%) Web Services
4 8 (8.79%) XML
4 8 (8.79%) REST
5 6 (6.59%) HTML5
6 4 (4.40%) FpML
6 4 (4.40%) RESTful
7 3 (3.30%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.20%) Silverlight
8 2 (2.20%) Drools
8 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.20%) Spring
8 2 (2.20%) Flash
9 1 (1.10%) LAMP
9 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.59%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.59%) Equities
5 4 (4.40%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.30%) Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) New Media
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Linux
2 6 (6.59%) Android
2 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.49%) UNIX
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 27 (29.67%) Test Automation
4 25 (27.47%) Test Management
4 25 (27.47%) TDD
5 20 (21.98%) Test Strategy
5 20 (21.98%) BDD
6 17 (18.68%) Manual Testing
7 16 (17.58%) Scrum
8 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
9 14 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 14 (15.38%) Load Testing
9 14 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 13 (14.29%) Line Management
10 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 13 (14.29%) SDLC
11 12 (13.19%) Coaching
12 11 (12.09%) Open Source
12 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
12 11 (12.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) Java
2 15 (16.48%) SQL
3 9 (9.89%) C#
4 7 (7.69%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.40%) PHP
6 4 (4.40%) C
7 3 (3.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.20%) C++
8 2 (2.20%) Groovy
9 1 (1.10%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) ISTQB
3 10 (10.99%) ISEB
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) HP
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.40%) OpenLink
5 2 (2.20%) Splunk
5 2 (2.20%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.10%) Murex
6 1 (1.10%) Calypso
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70-90,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago