The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 243 245 252
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.043% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.045% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.56%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6182 6714 6943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.33% 95.53% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4934 5424 5832
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

QA Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in the North West

QA Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
(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
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 - 2
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) People Management
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (20.00%) Information Management
7 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
8 1 (10.00%) JIRA
8 1 (10.00%) Interactive TV
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (10.00%) Internet
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Games
8 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (10.00%) Subversion
8 1 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago