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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 396 452 452
Rank change year-on-year
+56 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 9 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.056% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.12% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 15
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
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
15632 21105 21521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13034 17814 17136
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +13 4 £50,750 -21.92% 2
Surrey - 3 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +26 1 £70,000 +16.66%
QA Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 42 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 14 (33.33%) People Management
5 12 (28.57%) Agile Testing
6 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
8 6 (14.29%) Coaching
8 6 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (14.29%) Selenium
8 6 (14.29%) Java
9 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
9 5 (11.90%) Sophos
9 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.90%) Time Management
9 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) Ruby
9 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
9 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (11.90%) Groovy
9 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
9 5 (11.90%) BDD
10 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
10 4 (9.52%) Test Management
10 4 (9.52%) RESTful
10 4 (9.52%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) RESTful
1 4 (9.52%) SOAP
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
3 14 (33.33%) People Management
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Testing
5 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.29%) Coaching
7 5 (11.90%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.90%) Time Management
8 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Line Management
8 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.52%) QA Automation
8 4 (9.52%) Test Management
8 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) Groovy
2 5 (11.90%) Ruby
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 6 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (7.14%) ISEB
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PMP
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Sophos
2 2 (4.76%) Ariba
2 2 (4.76%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) CODA
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