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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 407 423 426
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 25 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 38
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.30%
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
17949 20098 22128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.81% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15281 16494 17631
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Surrey +27 4 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Oxfordshire -17 4 - -
Berkshire +2 2 £59,250 -12.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 1 £37,500 -40.00%
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 28 July 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 59 (100.00%) QA
2 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) SDLC
4 17 (28.81%) Test Strategy
5 13 (22.03%) System Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Regression Testing
6 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
6 12 (20.34%) Agile Testing
7 11 (18.64%) People Management
7 11 (18.64%) Java
7 11 (18.64%) Windows
8 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
8 10 (16.95%) BDD
9 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
9 9 (15.25%) Test Management
9 9 (15.25%) QMS
9 9 (15.25%) GAMP
9 9 (15.25%) Quality Management
10 8 (13.56%) Finance
10 8 (13.56%) Web Services
10 8 (13.56%) Groovy
10 8 (13.56%) Ruby
10 8 (13.56%) Defect Management
11 7 (11.86%) API Testing
11 7 (11.86%) Test Planning
11 7 (11.86%) DevOps
11 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
11 7 (11.86%) Marketing
12 6 (10.17%) Release Management
12 6 (10.17%) Digital 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 (10.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.78%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Marketing
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.17%) Electronics
3 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) SDLC
3 17 (28.81%) Test Strategy
4 13 (22.03%) Regression Testing
4 13 (22.03%) System Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Agile Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
6 11 (18.64%) People Management
7 10 (16.95%) BDD
8 9 (15.25%) QMS
8 9 (15.25%) Quality Management
8 9 (15.25%) Test Management
9 8 (13.56%) Defect Management
10 7 (11.86%) API Testing
10 7 (11.86%) DevOps
10 7 (11.86%) Test Planning
11 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
11 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
11 6 (10.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) Java
2 8 (13.56%) Groovy
2 8 (13.56%) Ruby
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.47%) ISEB
3 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (15.25%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) SAP
2 4 (6.78%) Sophos
3 1 (1.69%) CODA
3 1 (1.69%) HP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
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