The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 437 427 434
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 17 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 21
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20932 20929 21912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.12% 94.85% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16738 17047 18976
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QA Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in the South East

QA Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

QA Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

QA Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire -27 5 - -
Surrey -6 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Kent +2 3 £72,500 +20.83%
Berkshire -3 3 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
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England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 65 (100.00%) QA
2 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (44.62%) Selenium
4 24 (36.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 19 (29.23%) WebDriver
6 19 (29.23%) JIRA
6 19 (29.23%) SQL
7 17 (26.15%) Java
7 17 (26.15%) PHP
8 16 (24.62%) Web Services
8 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
8 16 (24.62%) Test Strategy
8 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
9 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 15 (23.08%) Finance
10 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (21.54%) Degree
10 14 (21.54%) Software Testing
11 11 (16.92%) LAMP
11 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (15.38%) MySQL
12 10 (15.38%) Workflow
12 10 (15.38%) Load Testing
13 8 (12.31%) Scrum
13 8 (12.31%) Manufacturing
13 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
13 8 (12.31%) ISO 9001
13 8 (12.31%) Manual Testing
14 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (44.62%) Selenium
2 19 (29.23%) WebDriver
2 19 (29.23%) JIRA
3 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.62%) JMeter
7 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.08%) Capybara
8 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 5 (7.69%) Marketing
5 4 (6.15%) Military
6 3 (4.62%) Electronics
7 2 (3.08%) Publishing
7 2 (3.08%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.54%) Retail
8 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) Web Services
2 11 (16.92%) LAMP
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 2 (3.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.69%) Statistics
3 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.69%) Physics
4 3 (4.62%) DTV
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) UNIX
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 16 (24.62%) Test Strategy
5 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (21.54%) Software Testing
7 10 (15.38%) Load Testing
7 10 (15.38%) Workflow
8 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
8 8 (12.31%) Scrum
8 8 (12.31%) Manual Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
9 7 (10.77%) TDD
9 7 (10.77%) Release Management
10 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Project Management
11 5 (7.69%) ERP
11 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 17 (26.15%) PHP
2 17 (26.15%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) Ruby
5 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.08%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) PMP
3 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (12.31%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.08%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (4.62%) SAP
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.62%) HP
2 1 (1.54%) Epicor
Berkshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago