The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3851 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.54% 94.97% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3131 3341 3233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Manager
North West

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

QA Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) QMS
3 1 (25.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) CMMI
3 1 (25.00%) TestPartner
3 1 (25.00%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QALoad
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) jMock
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 1 (25.00%) TestPartner
2 1 (25.00%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) QALoad
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) jMock
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle