The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QA Test Manager
Rank 619 588 618
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 18 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.041% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.044% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 23
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,750
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.45%
QA Test 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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
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 Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Test Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the London region.

QA Test Manager Salary Trend in London

QA Test Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

QA Test Manager Salary Histogram in London

QA Test 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 Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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 -2 1 £81,000 +9.83%
QA Test Manager
England

QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 60 (100.00%) QA
2 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (61.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (56.67%) Test Management
5 33 (55.00%) Software Testing
6 32 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (51.67%) Data Migration
7 31 (51.67%) Security Cleared
7 31 (51.67%) Migration
8 30 (50.00%) Security Testing
9 15 (25.00%) Selenium
10 12 (20.00%) Scrum
11 10 (16.67%) SQL
12 8 (13.33%) Banking
13 7 (11.67%) Derivative
13 7 (11.67%) Java
13 7 (11.67%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.67%) Test Strategy
14 6 (10.00%) Investment Banking
14 6 (10.00%) Finance
15 5 (8.33%) Front Office
15 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
15 5 (8.33%) JIRA
15 5 (8.33%) Project Management
15 5 (8.33%) Python
15 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
15 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 5 (8.33%) Open Source
16 4 (6.67%) WebDriver

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Selenium
2 7 (11.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.00%) eggPlant
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.00%) MSTest
6 2 (3.33%) Capybara
General
1 8 (13.33%) Banking
2 6 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Front Office
4 4 (6.67%) Publishing
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) HTML5
1 4 (6.67%) Django
1 4 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.67%) JSON
2 1 (1.67%) JSF
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Derivative
2 5 (8.33%) Open Source
3 4 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (56.67%) Test Management
4 33 (55.00%) Software Testing
5 32 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 31 (51.67%) Data Migration
6 31 (51.67%) Migration
7 30 (50.00%) Security Testing
8 12 (20.00%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.67%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Project Management
10 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.67%) Release Management
11 4 (6.67%) Resource Management
12 3 (5.00%) TDD
12 3 (5.00%) Line Management
13 2 (3.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (3.33%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) HP