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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 441 434 422
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 23 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 16
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -6.25%
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Hampshire +13 8 £67,500 +22.72%
Berkshire +1 8 £57,500 +21.05% 6
Surrey +4 5 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
QA Manager
England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 57 (100.00%) QA
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 18 (31.58%) Web Services
4 18 (31.58%) API Testing
5 17 (29.82%) Defect Management
5 17 (29.82%) Java
6 16 (28.07%) BDD
7 13 (22.81%) Scrum
7 13 (22.81%) Project Management
8 12 (21.05%) Groovy
8 12 (21.05%) Ruby
9 11 (19.30%) Selenium
9 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (19.30%) Quality Management
10 10 (17.54%) TDD
10 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
11 9 (15.79%) DevOps
11 9 (15.79%) SDLC
12 8 (14.04%) Test Planning
12 8 (14.04%) Finance
12 8 (14.04%) Release Management
12 8 (14.04%) Test Management
13 7 (12.28%) Marketing
13 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
14 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
14 6 (10.53%) QMS
14 6 (10.53%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) DVB
1 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 11 (19.30%) Selenium
3 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.02%) JIRA
4 4 (7.02%) JUnit
4 4 (7.02%) Subversion
4 4 (7.02%) TestNG
5 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.75%) Ant
6 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Marketing
3 6 (10.53%) Electronics
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) XHTML
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) API Testing
3 17 (29.82%) Defect Management
4 16 (28.07%) BDD
5 13 (22.81%) Project Management
5 13 (22.81%) Scrum
6 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (19.30%) Quality Management
7 10 (17.54%) Software Testing
7 10 (17.54%) TDD
8 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 9 (15.79%) DevOps
8 9 (15.79%) SDLC
9 8 (14.04%) Release Management
9 8 (14.04%) Test Management
9 8 (14.04%) Test Planning
10 6 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
10 6 (10.53%) QMS
10 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) Groovy
2 12 (21.05%) Ruby
3 5 (8.77%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) ISACA
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (10.53%) GAMP
2 6 (10.53%) ISO 9000
3 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (5.26%) AQAP
4 3 (5.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.75%) COBIT
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 14000
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (1.75%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.75%) SLA
5 1 (1.75%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) SAP
2 5 (8.77%) Canon
3 1 (1.75%) Cadence
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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