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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 552 523 520
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 74 108 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 90
Average salary £70,000 £58,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% -12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.24%
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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 8 £72,500 +7.40%
Docklands, London +2 3 £90,000 +5.88%
Surbiton - 3 £52,500 -
Ealing -29 1 £55,000 +37.50%
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 125 (100.00%) QA
2 87 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (37.60%) Selenium
4 44 (35.20%) Finance
5 42 (33.60%) Banking
6 38 (30.40%) Java
7 37 (29.60%) TDD
8 35 (28.00%) Test Automation
9 31 (24.80%) Test Strategy
10 30 (24.00%) Test Management
11 27 (21.60%) BDD
12 25 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 25 (20.00%) Automated Testing
13 23 (18.40%) JIRA
13 23 (18.40%) HTML
14 22 (17.60%) Scrum
14 22 (17.60%) Cucumber
14 22 (17.60%) SDLC
15 21 (16.80%) Manual Testing
15 21 (16.80%) FIX Protocol
15 21 (16.80%) Degree
16 20 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 19 (15.20%) SQL
17 19 (15.20%) Software Testing
18 18 (14.40%) Risk Management
19 17 (13.60%) Mentoring
20 16 (12.80%) WebDriver
20 16 (12.80%) Oracle
20 16 (12.80%) Windows
21 15 (12.00%) Web Services

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.00%) nginx
1 5 (4.00%) Confluence
2 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.60%) CMS
3 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Project
1 3 (2.40%) MS Office
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.60%) Firewall
1 2 (1.60%) Multicast
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.40%) MySQL
1 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) MS Access
3 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (37.60%) Selenium
2 23 (18.40%) JIRA
3 22 (17.60%) Cucumber
4 16 (12.80%) WebDriver
5 10 (8.00%) SpecFlow
6 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.60%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.80%) JMeter
9 5 (4.00%) Maven
9 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.20%) JUnit
10 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
10 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.40%) Mockito
11 3 (2.40%) Calabash
11 3 (2.40%) NeoLoad
11 3 (2.40%) EasyMock
11 3 (2.40%) FitNesse
11 3 (2.40%) jMock
General
1 44 (35.20%) Finance
2 42 (33.60%) Banking
3 25 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (8.80%) Retail
5 9 (7.20%) Front Office
6 6 (4.80%) Retail Banking
7 5 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 5 (4.00%) Back Office
8 4 (3.20%) Law
8 4 (3.20%) Advertising
8 4 (3.20%) Publishing
9 3 (2.40%) Marketing
10 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.40%) HTML
2 21 (16.80%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (12.00%) Web Services
4 12 (9.60%) SOAP
4 12 (9.60%) HTML5
5 10 (8.00%) XML
6 7 (5.60%) REST
7 5 (4.00%) Gherkin
8 4 (3.20%) FpML
8 4 (3.20%) RESTful
9 3 (2.40%) Drools
9 3 (2.40%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.40%) Spring
9 3 (2.40%) .NET
10 2 (1.60%) Flash
10 2 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.60%) Silverlight
11 1 (0.80%) Velocity
11 1 (0.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (11.20%) Equities
3 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.60%) Fixed Income
4 11 (8.80%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (6.40%) Derivative
7 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.20%) SWIFT
9 3 (2.40%) New Media
10 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.80%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.80%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) UNIX
4 6 (4.80%) Android
4 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.60%) TDD
3 35 (28.00%) Test Automation
4 31 (24.80%) Test Strategy
5 30 (24.00%) Test Management
6 27 (21.60%) BDD
7 25 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 22 (17.60%) Scrum
8 22 (17.60%) SDLC
9 21 (16.80%) Manual Testing
10 19 (15.20%) Software Testing
11 18 (14.40%) Risk Management
12 17 (13.60%) Mentoring
13 15 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 15 (12.00%) Test Scripting
14 14 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (11.20%) Project Management
15 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (10.40%) Open Source
16 12 (9.60%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.40%) Java
2 19 (15.20%) SQL
3 14 (11.20%) C#
4 7 (5.60%) Python
5 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.20%) Ruby
7 3 (2.40%) PHP
7 3 (2.40%) C
7 3 (2.40%) Groovy
8 2 (1.60%) C++
9 1 (0.80%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Degree
2 14 (11.20%) ISTQB
3 13 (10.40%) ISEB
4 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) EMIR
2 1 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) COBIT
2 1 (0.80%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Oracle
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.20%) HP
4 4 (3.20%) OpenLink
5 3 (2.40%) Splunk
5 3 (2.40%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.60%) Citrix
7 1 (0.80%) Charles River
7 1 (0.80%) SAP
7 1 (0.80%) Sun
7 1 (0.80%) Murex
7 1 (0.80%) Calypso
7 1 (0.80%) Wall Street Systems
London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago