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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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
522 729 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.38% 95.42% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 454 639 555
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA