The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 401 423 412
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 30 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 43
Median salary £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £50,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured QA Manager in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Hampshire +15 15 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire -2 7 £70,000 +27.27%
Oxfordshire +5 5 - -
Surrey +31 2 £61,250 - 1
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
QA Manager
England

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, QA 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 South East region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) QA
2 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) Test Strategy
4 18 (33.96%) People Management
5 16 (30.19%) Agile Testing
6 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
7 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
7 9 (16.98%) ISTQB
7 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Java
9 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
9 7 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (13.21%) SDLC
9 7 (13.21%) BDD
10 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.32%) System Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Groovy
10 6 (11.32%) Coaching
10 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
10 6 (11.32%) Selenium
10 6 (11.32%) Automated Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Ruby
11 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
11 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
11 5 (9.43%) Data Mining
11 5 (9.43%) Sophos
11 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (9.43%) Functional Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
1 6 (11.32%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) French Language
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) RESTful
1 4 (7.55%) SOAP
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) Test Strategy
3 18 (33.96%) People Management
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
6 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
7 7 (13.21%) BDD
7 7 (13.21%) SDLC
8 6 (11.32%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Coaching
8 6 (11.32%) System Testing
8 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.43%) Functional Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Time Management
10 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) Groovy
2 6 (11.32%) Ruby
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) ISTQB
2 7 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (5.66%) ISEB
5 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.77%) PMP
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (1.89%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Sophos
2 1 (1.89%) CODA
2 1 (1.89%) HP
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.89%) SAP
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