The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had QA Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 255 242 269
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% 0.082% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.086% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -31.91%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +4.76%
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 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
6125 5840 7240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.67% 95.89% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5160 4835 6190
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

QA Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured QA Test Manager in the job title.

QA Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

QA Test Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

QA Test Manager Salary Trend in the North West

QA Test Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -27 3 £40,000 -2.43%
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 - 2
QA Test Manager
England

QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, QA Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring QA Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago