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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 426 408 414
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 12 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.056% 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.095% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 28
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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 £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +6 4 £47,500 - 1
Surrey -1 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Hampshire -26 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
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England

QA Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) QA
2 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (49.18%) Selenium
4 24 (39.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (36.07%) SQL
6 20 (32.79%) PHP
6 20 (32.79%) JIRA
7 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
7 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
7 19 (31.15%) WebDriver
8 17 (27.87%) Java
9 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
9 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
10 15 (24.59%) Web Services
10 15 (24.59%) Test Scripting
11 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (21.31%) Degree
13 12 (19.67%) Finance
14 11 (18.03%) LAMP
14 11 (18.03%) Software Testing
14 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (16.39%) MySQL
15 10 (16.39%) Workflow
15 10 (16.39%) Load Testing
16 8 (13.11%) Scrum
16 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
17 7 (11.48%) ISO 9001
17 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
17 7 (11.48%) Release Management
17 7 (11.48%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) MySQL
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (49.18%) Selenium
2 20 (32.79%) JIRA
3 19 (31.15%) WebDriver
4 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (6.56%) JMeter
6 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.28%) Capybara
7 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.92%) Military
6 2 (3.28%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (3.28%) Publishing
6 2 (3.28%) Electronics
7 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) Web Services
2 11 (18.03%) LAMP
3 4 (6.56%) XML
4 3 (4.92%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) .NET
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.20%) Statistics
3 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.20%) Physics
4 2 (3.28%) DTV
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) UNIX
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
1 3 (4.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
4 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
5 15 (24.59%) Test Scripting
6 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.03%) Software Testing
8 10 (16.39%) Load Testing
8 10 (16.39%) Workflow
9 8 (13.11%) Scrum
9 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Automation Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Line Management
10 7 (11.48%) Release Management
11 6 (9.84%) TDD
11 6 (9.84%) Performance Testing
12 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.20%) Project Management
12 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) PHP
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.87%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) Ruby
6 4 (6.56%) C#
7 2 (3.28%) Python
8 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (11.48%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.28%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) HP
2 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Epicor
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