The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QA Test Manager
Rank 430 428 427
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.009% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.009% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 8
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21497 21228 22267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.74% 95.00% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17327 17581 19021
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
QA Test Manager
England

QA Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Kent - 4 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey - 2 £48,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
3 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) Advertising
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
5 3 (13.64%) ISEB
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) IIS
6 2 (9.09%) e-Health
6 2 (9.09%) Games
6 2 (9.09%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited QA Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) jMock
2 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Calabash
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.55%) TestPartner
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) QALoad
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) XSL
1 1 (4.55%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) e-Health
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
1 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) CMMI
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.55%) QMS
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle