The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 64 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.17% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,250 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -7.94%
QA Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 606 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.16% 96.96% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 459 528 568
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Merseyside

QA Manager
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool +5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
QA Manager
North West

QA Manager
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS