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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 423 445 448
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 30 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.068% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 23
Median salary £56,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
17914 20006 22145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.80% 97.06% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 16149 17916
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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
Berkshire +20 13 £50,000 -
Surrey +12 9 £60,000 +20.00%
Hampshire +9 4 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire +27 1 £37,500 -25.00%
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
QA Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 56 (100.00%) QA
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) SDLC
4 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
5 14 (25.00%) GAMP
5 14 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 14 (25.00%) QMS
6 13 (23.21%) Test Management
7 12 (21.43%) System Testing
7 12 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 12 (21.43%) Windows
8 11 (19.64%) Java
9 10 (17.86%) Web Services
10 9 (16.07%) API Testing
10 9 (16.07%) Defect Management
11 8 (14.29%) BDD
11 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 7 (12.50%) Groovy
12 7 (12.50%) DevOps
12 7 (12.50%) Selenium
12 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 7 (12.50%) TDD
12 7 (12.50%) Ruby
13 6 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 6 (10.71%) Finance
13 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
13 6 (10.71%) Electronics
13 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
13 6 (10.71%) Marketing

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) DVB
2 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.50%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) TestNG
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Electronics
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.79%) CSS
4 1 (1.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) SDLC
3 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
4 14 (25.00%) QMS
4 14 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 13 (23.21%) Test Management
6 12 (21.43%) System Testing
7 9 (16.07%) API Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Defect Management
8 8 (14.29%) BDD
8 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
9 7 (12.50%) DevOps
9 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 7 (12.50%) TDD
10 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (10.71%) People Management
10 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 6 (10.71%) Release Management
10 6 (10.71%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) Groovy
2 7 (12.50%) Ruby
3 4 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) ISACA
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (25.00%) GAMP
3 3 (5.36%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.79%) COBIT
4 1 (1.79%) ISO 14000
4 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.79%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) HP
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
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