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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 569 524 565
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 62 96 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 89 64
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -2 15 £55,000 -26.66% 3
Docklands, London -4 2 £85,000 +78.94%
Wembley - 1 £55,000 -
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 186 (100.00%) QA
2 96 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (34.41%) Selenium
4 45 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 42 (22.58%) Scrum
5 42 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (20.97%) Test Automation
7 37 (19.89%) Banking
8 36 (19.35%) Software Testing
9 32 (17.20%) Automated Testing
9 32 (17.20%) Test Management
10 30 (16.13%) Computer Science
10 30 (16.13%) Finance
10 30 (16.13%) SQL
11 29 (15.59%) Degree
12 27 (14.52%) Migration
13 26 (13.98%) JIRA
13 26 (13.98%) Security Testing
13 26 (13.98%) Data Migration
13 26 (13.98%) Security Cleared
14 25 (13.44%) Cucumber
15 24 (12.90%) Java
15 24 (12.90%) ISEB
16 23 (12.37%) Python
17 22 (11.83%) Investment Banking
18 21 (11.29%) TDD
18 21 (11.29%) Project Management
18 21 (11.29%) Test Strategy
19 19 (10.22%) MS Office
20 18 (9.68%) Automation Testing

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 9 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.08%) Node.js
3 2 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (10.22%) MS Office
2 7 (3.76%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.15%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (1.08%) Redis
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.54%) Big Data
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 64 (34.41%) Selenium
2 26 (13.98%) JIRA
3 25 (13.44%) Cucumber
4 16 (8.60%) WebDriver
5 15 (8.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (6.99%) JUnit
7 10 (5.38%) Jenkins
8 9 (4.84%) JMeter
9 7 (3.76%) eggPlant
10 4 (2.15%) TestDirector
10 4 (2.15%) Xcode
10 4 (2.15%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.61%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.61%) Subversion
11 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.08%) Ant
12 2 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 37 (19.89%) Banking
2 30 (16.13%) Finance
3 22 (11.83%) Investment Banking
4 14 (7.53%) Front Office
5 10 (5.38%) Retail
6 7 (3.76%) Games
7 6 (3.23%) Publishing
8 4 (2.15%) Law
9 2 (1.08%) Back Office
9 2 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.91%) Web Services
2 10 (5.38%) HTML
2 10 (5.38%) .NET
3 6 (3.23%) JSP
3 6 (3.23%) DHTML
3 6 (3.23%) LAMP
4 4 (2.15%) Django
4 4 (2.15%) HTML5
5 3 (1.61%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.61%) XML
5 3 (1.61%) XML Schema
6 2 (1.08%) REST
6 2 (1.08%) RESTful
7 1 (0.54%) Velocity
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.60%) Derivative
3 13 (6.99%) Open Source
4 7 (3.76%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (3.76%) Equities
5 6 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.69%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.15%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.15%) iPad
8 3 (1.61%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.61%) BBC
9 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.54%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.54%) Online Games
10 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.53%) Linux
2 13 (6.99%) Windows
3 10 (5.38%) UNIX
4 5 (2.69%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 42 (22.58%) Scrum
3 42 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (20.97%) Test Automation
5 36 (19.35%) Software Testing
6 32 (17.20%) Automated Testing
6 32 (17.20%) Test Management
7 27 (14.52%) Migration
8 26 (13.98%) Security Testing
8 26 (13.98%) Data Migration
9 21 (11.29%) TDD
9 21 (11.29%) Project Management
9 21 (11.29%) Test Strategy
10 18 (9.68%) Automation Testing
11 17 (9.14%) Test Scripting
12 14 (7.53%) Manual Testing
13 12 (6.45%) Workflow
14 11 (5.91%) BDD
15 10 (5.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.13%) SQL
2 24 (12.90%) Java
3 23 (12.37%) Python
4 14 (7.53%) Perl
5 12 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.38%) PHP
7 8 (4.30%) VB
7 8 (4.30%) Ruby
8 4 (2.15%) C
8 4 (2.15%) C#
9 3 (1.61%) C++
10 2 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (15.59%) Degree
2 26 (13.98%) Security Cleared
3 24 (12.90%) ISEB
4 12 (6.45%) ISTQB
5 8 (4.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (7.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (5.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle
3 4 (2.15%) HP
4 1 (0.54%) Green Hat
4 1 (0.54%) Google
4 1 (0.54%) Sybase
4 1 (0.54%) Epicor
4 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.54%) Informatica
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