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 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
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 564 536 510
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 72 130 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 99
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +9.47%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £75,000
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 31 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 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
(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
City of London +3 10 £72,500 +7.40% 1
Surbiton - 3 £52,500 -
Docklands, London +4 1 £90,000 -
Ealing -24 1 £55,000 +37.50%
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 117 (100.00%) QA
2 85 (72.65%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (39.32%) Selenium
4 42 (35.90%) Banking
5 40 (34.19%) Finance
6 37 (31.62%) Java
7 35 (29.91%) TDD
7 35 (29.91%) Test Automation
8 32 (27.35%) Automated Testing
9 29 (24.79%) Test Management
10 28 (23.93%) JIRA
11 26 (22.22%) Test Strategy
12 25 (21.37%) BDD
13 22 (18.80%) Manual Testing
13 22 (18.80%) Scrum
14 21 (17.95%) Degree
14 21 (17.95%) Investment Banking
14 21 (17.95%) HTML
14 21 (17.95%) Cucumber
15 19 (16.24%) SDLC
15 19 (16.24%) FIX Protocol
16 18 (15.38%) SQL
17 17 (14.53%) E-Commerce
17 17 (14.53%) Mentoring
18 16 (13.68%) Web Services
18 16 (13.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 15 (12.82%) Windows
19 15 (12.82%) Software Testing
20 14 (11.97%) Load Testing
20 14 (11.97%) Risk Management

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.27%) nginx
1 5 (4.27%) Confluence
2 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.71%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.71%) IIS
4 2 (1.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.71%) Firewall
1 2 (1.71%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) MySQL
1 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) MS Access
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (39.32%) Selenium
2 28 (23.93%) JIRA
3 21 (17.95%) Cucumber
4 14 (11.97%) WebDriver
5 9 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 8 (6.84%) LoadRunner
7 7 (5.98%) JMeter
7 7 (5.98%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.27%) Maven
8 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.42%) JUnit
9 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.42%) Calabash
9 4 (3.42%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.56%) Mockito
10 3 (2.56%) eggPlant
10 3 (2.56%) NeoLoad
10 3 (2.56%) EasyMock
10 3 (2.56%) FitNesse
General
1 42 (35.90%) Banking
2 40 (34.19%) Finance
3 21 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 13 (11.11%) Retail
5 9 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 7 (5.98%) Financial Institution
6 7 (5.98%) Front Office
7 5 (4.27%) Back Office
8 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.42%) Law
8 4 (3.42%) Advertising
8 4 (3.42%) Publishing
9 3 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.95%) HTML
2 19 (16.24%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (13.68%) Web Services
4 13 (11.11%) SOAP
5 10 (8.55%) HTML5
5 10 (8.55%) XML
6 8 (6.84%) REST
7 4 (3.42%) FpML
7 4 (3.42%) RESTful
8 3 (2.56%) Drools
8 3 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.56%) Spring
8 3 (2.56%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.71%) Flash
9 2 (1.71%) .NET
9 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.71%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.85%) Velocity
10 1 (0.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.55%) Fixed Income
4 10 (8.55%) Equities
4 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.13%) Derivative
7 4 (3.42%) SWIFT
7 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.56%) New Media
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Windows
2 7 (5.98%) Linux
2 7 (5.98%) Android
2 7 (5.98%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.98%) UNIX
3 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (72.65%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.91%) TDD
2 35 (29.91%) Test Automation
3 32 (27.35%) Automated Testing
4 29 (24.79%) Test Management
5 26 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 25 (21.37%) BDD
7 22 (18.80%) Manual Testing
7 22 (18.80%) Scrum
8 19 (16.24%) SDLC
9 17 (14.53%) E-Commerce
9 17 (14.53%) Mentoring
10 15 (12.82%) Software Testing
11 14 (11.97%) Risk Management
11 14 (11.97%) Open Source
11 14 (11.97%) Load Testing
12 13 (11.11%) Coaching
13 12 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
13 12 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.62%) Java
2 18 (15.38%) SQL
3 12 (10.26%) C#
4 7 (5.98%) Python
5 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.42%) PHP
6 4 (3.42%) C
7 3 (2.56%) Groovy
7 3 (2.56%) Ruby
8 2 (1.71%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.55%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Oracle
2 8 (6.84%) HP
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.42%) OpenLink
5 3 (2.56%) Splunk
5 3 (2.56%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.71%) Citrix
7 1 (0.85%) Sun
7 1 (0.85%) Murex
7 1 (0.85%) Calypso
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago