The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 432 475 462
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 16 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.033% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.034% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 17
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
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
18695 20824 22782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.96% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15910 16682 18189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
Surrey +5 9 £60,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +15 6 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £37,500 -25.00%
QA Test Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Quality Management
3 13 (44.83%) GAMP
3 13 (44.83%) Test Management
3 13 (44.83%) QMS
3 13 (44.83%) SDLC
4 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
5 8 (27.59%) API Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Defect Management
5 8 (27.59%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (24.14%) Electronics
6 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
6 7 (24.14%) Programme Management
6 7 (24.14%) Ruby
6 7 (24.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (24.14%) SAP
6 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (24.14%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) DevOps
6 7 (24.14%) Test Planning
6 7 (24.14%) Groovy
6 7 (24.14%) Marketing
6 7 (24.14%) Release Management
6 7 (24.14%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.69%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.69%) Selenium
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Electronics
2 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
2 7 (24.14%) Marketing
2 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) QMS
2 13 (44.83%) Quality Management
2 13 (44.83%) SDLC
2 13 (44.83%) Test Management
3 8 (27.59%) API Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Defect Management
4 7 (24.14%) BDD
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 7 (24.14%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (24.14%) Programme Management
4 7 (24.14%) Release Management
4 7 (24.14%) Test Planning
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Groovy
2 7 (24.14%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (44.83%) GAMP
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
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