The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had QA Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 430 462 458
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 12 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.052% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.053% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 23
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 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
QA Test 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
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured QA Test Manager in the job title.

QA Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QA Test Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the South East region.

QA Test Manager Salary Trend in the South East

QA Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

QA Test Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

QA Test 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 Test Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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 +5 7 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Surrey +28 2 £63,750 +27.50%
Buckinghamshire +21 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Berkshire +12 1 £57,500 +15.00%
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
QA Test Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, QA Test 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 Test Manager in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) SDLC
4 13 (40.63%) Quality Management
4 13 (40.63%) GAMP
4 13 (40.63%) Test Management
4 13 (40.63%) QMS
5 9 (28.13%) Test Strategy
6 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (21.88%) BDD
7 7 (21.88%) Agile Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Test Planning
7 7 (21.88%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) Marketing
7 7 (21.88%) People Management
7 7 (21.88%) Defect Management
8 6 (18.75%) API Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 6 (18.75%) Ruby
8 6 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
8 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.75%) SAP
8 6 (18.75%) Electronics
8 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 6 (18.75%) DevOps
8 6 (18.75%) Groovy

QA Test 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 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
1 7 (21.88%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) SDLC
3 13 (40.63%) QMS
3 13 (40.63%) Quality Management
3 13 (40.63%) Test Management
4 9 (28.13%) Test Strategy
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Testing
5 7 (21.88%) BDD
5 7 (21.88%) Defect Management
5 7 (21.88%) People Management
5 7 (21.88%) Test Planning
6 6 (18.75%) API Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 6 (18.75%) Release Management
6 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Groovy
2 6 (18.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (40.63%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago