The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 58 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% 0.32% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.34% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £56,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.20% +7.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
QA Manager
South 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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 590 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.04% 94.25% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 424 483 620
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

QA Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Taunton - 1 £38,000 - 1
QA Manager
South West

QA Manager
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Waterfall
3 8 (72.73%) Migration
4 7 (63.64%) Line Management
5 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) Test Management
7 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
7 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Migration
3 8 (72.73%) Waterfall
4 7 (63.64%) Line Management
5 5 (45.45%) Test Management
6 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago