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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 595 554 506
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 45 97 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 104
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.17%
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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +30 20 £60,000 -4.00% 2
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 79 (100.00%) QA
2 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) JIRA
4 28 (35.44%) Automated Testing
5 27 (34.18%) Finance
6 26 (32.91%) Selenium
7 22 (27.85%) Banking
8 17 (21.52%) Retail
8 17 (21.52%) Java
9 16 (20.25%) TDD
9 16 (20.25%) Test Management
10 15 (18.99%) Test Strategy
10 15 (18.99%) Software Testing
11 14 (17.72%) Manual Testing
11 14 (17.72%) Load Testing
12 13 (16.46%) XML
13 12 (15.19%) ISEB
13 12 (15.19%) Project Management
13 12 (15.19%) SQL
13 12 (15.19%) UNIX
13 12 (15.19%) BDD
13 12 (15.19%) Line Management
14 11 (13.92%) Test Scripting
14 11 (13.92%) WebDriver
14 11 (13.92%) Python
14 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
15 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
15 10 (12.66%) Degree
15 10 (12.66%) ISTQB
15 10 (12.66%) People Management

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Lync
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 29 (36.71%) JIRA
2 26 (32.91%) Selenium
3 11 (13.92%) WebDriver
4 9 (11.39%) JMeter
5 8 (10.13%) LoadRunner
6 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
6 7 (8.86%) Subversion
6 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.06%) Calabash
7 4 (5.06%) eggPlant
7 4 (5.06%) Xcode
8 1 (1.27%) JUnit
8 1 (1.27%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.27%) jMock
8 1 (1.27%) Appium
8 1 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Banking
3 17 (21.52%) Retail
4 9 (11.39%) Retail Banking
5 7 (8.86%) Financial Institution
6 6 (7.59%) Investment Banking
7 4 (5.06%) Back Office
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.80%) Publishing
9 2 (2.53%) Law
10 1 (1.27%) Advertising
10 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) XML
2 9 (11.39%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (11.39%) Web Services
3 7 (8.86%) REST
3 7 (8.86%) XML Schema
3 7 (8.86%) SOAP
4 6 (7.59%) HTML
5 4 (5.06%) FpML
6 2 (2.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Open Source
1 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) SWIFT
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Derivative
5 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) UNIX
2 7 (8.86%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Android
3 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.44%) Automated Testing
3 16 (20.25%) TDD
3 16 (20.25%) Test Management
4 15 (18.99%) Software Testing
4 15 (18.99%) Test Strategy
5 14 (17.72%) Load Testing
5 14 (17.72%) Manual Testing
6 12 (15.19%) BDD
6 12 (15.19%) Project Management
6 12 (15.19%) Line Management
7 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
7 11 (13.92%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.66%) People Management
9 9 (11.39%) Coaching
9 9 (11.39%) Automation Testing
9 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.39%) Scrum
10 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) Java
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) Python
4 7 (8.86%) C++
4 7 (8.86%) PHP
5 5 (6.33%) C
5 5 (6.33%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) ISEB
2 10 (12.66%) ISTQB
2 10 (12.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) HP
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) Murex
3 1 (1.27%) Calypso
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago