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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Manager
England / South East
Rank 384 414 449
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 10 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 21
Median salary £39,950 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.41% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £50,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-24.16% +26.31%

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Kent +23 7 £29,900 -29.64%
Hampshire +21 2 £50,000 -23.07%
Surrey +44 1 £50,000 -16.66%
QA Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) JIRA
6 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Statistics
6 5 (20.83%) Selenium
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Test Management
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (12.50%) C#
8 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
9 2 (8.33%) People Management
9 2 (8.33%) QA Automation
9 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
9 2 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (8.33%) Xbox
9 2 (8.33%) RESTful

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) RESTful
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) Xbox
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Statistics
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) CMMI
7 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) QA Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.33%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Groovy
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Ariba
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
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