The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 80 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £43,250 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
QA Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
708 693 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.90% 94.54% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 553 621 813
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Oxford

QA Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA