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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 423 458 454
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 34 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.048% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 27
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,700 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
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
18702 21017 22742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.92% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15914 16823 18183
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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
Berkshire +36 20 £50,000 -2.43% 2
Surrey +7 11 £60,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £37,500 -25.00%
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) QA
2 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) SDLC
4 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
5 14 (26.42%) Quality Management
5 14 (26.42%) GAMP
5 14 (26.42%) Cucumber
5 14 (26.42%) QMS
6 13 (24.53%) Test Management
7 12 (22.64%) Windows
7 12 (22.64%) System Testing
8 11 (20.75%) Java
9 10 (18.87%) Web Services
9 10 (18.87%) API Testing
10 9 (16.98%) Defect Management
10 9 (16.98%) BDD
11 8 (15.09%) Groovy
11 8 (15.09%) DevOps
11 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.09%) Finance
11 8 (15.09%) Selenium
11 8 (15.09%) Ruby
12 7 (13.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (13.21%) Marketing
12 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
12 7 (13.21%) TDD
12 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
12 7 (13.21%) Electronics
12 7 (13.21%) SAP
12 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) DVB
1 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Cucumber
2 8 (15.09%) Selenium
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
4 2 (3.77%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.77%) TestNG
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
1 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.21%) Electronics
2 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) SDLC
3 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
4 14 (26.42%) QMS
4 14 (26.42%) Quality Management
5 13 (24.53%) Test Management
6 12 (22.64%) System Testing
7 10 (18.87%) API Testing
8 9 (16.98%) BDD
8 9 (16.98%) Defect Management
9 8 (15.09%) DevOps
10 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
10 7 (13.21%) Release Management
10 7 (13.21%) TDD
10 7 (13.21%) Test Planning
11 6 (11.32%) Scrum
12 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 8 (15.09%) Groovy
2 8 (15.09%) Ruby
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
2 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (26.42%) GAMP
3 3 (5.66%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.89%) COBIT
4 1 (1.89%) ISO 14000
4 1 (1.89%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.89%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
4 1 (1.89%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) SAP
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