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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 551 519 581
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 83 87 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 51 79 60
Average salary £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £80,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -7.61%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 22 £56,250 -19.64%
Docklands, London +1 2 £85,000 +78.94% 1
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Wembley - 1 £55,000 -
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 208 (100.00%) QA
2 113 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (34.13%) Selenium
4 56 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 50 (24.04%) Scrum
6 46 (22.12%) Software Testing
7 45 (21.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 41 (19.71%) Test Management
9 39 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 39 (18.75%) Banking
10 37 (17.79%) Finance
11 33 (15.87%) Migration
11 33 (15.87%) Cucumber
12 32 (15.38%) Data Migration
12 32 (15.38%) Security Testing
12 32 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 32 (15.38%) Automated Testing
13 31 (14.90%) Security Cleared
14 30 (14.42%) Java
14 30 (14.42%) SQL
15 28 (13.46%) Degree
15 28 (13.46%) TDD
16 26 (12.50%) Python
16 26 (12.50%) ISEB
17 25 (12.02%) WebDriver
18 23 (11.06%) JIRA
18 23 (11.06%) Investment Banking
19 22 (10.58%) Test Strategy
20 21 (10.10%) Automation Testing
20 21 (10.10%) Manual Testing

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.96%) Node.js
3 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.96%) Confluence
3 2 (0.96%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (8.65%) MS Office
2 8 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) GitHub
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.96%) Redis
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.96%) MySQL
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.48%) Big Data
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 71 (34.13%) Selenium
2 33 (15.87%) Cucumber
3 25 (12.02%) WebDriver
4 23 (11.06%) JIRA
5 16 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (5.77%) JUnit
8 10 (4.81%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.81%) eggPlant
9 9 (4.33%) JMeter
10 7 (3.37%) Xcode
10 7 (3.37%) NUnit
11 5 (2.40%) WatiN
12 4 (1.92%) TestDirector
12 4 (1.92%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.44%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.44%) Behat
13 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
13 3 (1.44%) MSTest
14 2 (0.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 39 (18.75%) Banking
2 37 (17.79%) Finance
3 23 (11.06%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.21%) Front Office
5 11 (5.29%) Retail
6 8 (3.85%) Games
7 6 (2.88%) Publishing
8 5 (2.40%) Law
9 4 (1.92%) Back Office
10 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.96%) Marketing
12 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.13%) .NET
2 12 (5.77%) Web Services
3 8 (3.85%) LAMP
3 8 (3.85%) HTML
4 4 (1.92%) DHTML
4 4 (1.92%) JSP
4 4 (1.92%) HTML5
4 4 (1.92%) REST
4 4 (1.92%) Django
5 3 (1.44%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.96%) RESTful
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.48%) SOAP
7 1 (0.48%) JSF
7 1 (0.48%) JSON
7 1 (0.48%) Velocity
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.17%) Derivative
3 16 (7.69%) Open Source
4 8 (3.85%) Equities
4 8 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (3.37%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.40%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.92%) iPad
7 4 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.92%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.44%) BBC
9 2 (0.96%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.48%) EPoS
10 1 (0.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.69%) Linux
2 12 (5.77%) Windows
3 9 (4.33%) UNIX
4 8 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 50 (24.04%) Scrum
4 46 (22.12%) Software Testing
5 45 (21.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (19.71%) Test Management
7 39 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 33 (15.87%) Migration
9 32 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 32 (15.38%) Security Testing
9 32 (15.38%) Automated Testing
10 28 (13.46%) TDD
11 22 (10.58%) Test Strategy
12 21 (10.10%) Automation Testing
12 21 (10.10%) Project Management
12 21 (10.10%) Manual Testing
13 17 (8.17%) Test Scripting
14 14 (6.73%) E-Commerce
15 13 (6.25%) Kanban
16 12 (5.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.42%) Java
1 30 (14.42%) SQL
2 26 (12.50%) Python
3 16 (7.69%) Perl
4 13 (6.25%) PHP
5 11 (5.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.29%) C#
6 10 (4.81%) Ruby
7 8 (3.85%) VB
8 7 (3.37%) C
9 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (14.90%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.46%) Degree
3 26 (12.50%) ISEB
4 14 (6.73%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (5.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.88%) Oracle
3 4 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (0.48%) Informatica
4 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.48%) Google
4 1 (0.48%) Facebook
4 1 (0.48%) Green Hat
4 1 (0.48%) Sybase
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