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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Test Manager
Rank 433 455 431
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 15 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.043% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.044% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 13
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -10.00%
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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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
Hampshire - 5 £70,000 -
Surrey +9 4 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Berkshire - 4 £57,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
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QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 24 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Cucumber
4 10 (41.67%) Defect Management
5 9 (37.50%) API Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Selenium
5 9 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
6 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Release Management
6 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
7 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
7 7 (29.17%) DevOps
7 7 (29.17%) Ruby
7 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Groovy
7 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (25.00%) Electronics
8 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (25.00%) SAP
8 6 (25.00%) Marketing
8 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Cucumber
2 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) TestNG
5 1 (4.17%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 9 (37.50%) API Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (33.33%) Release Management
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (29.17%) BDD
5 7 (29.17%) DevOps
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.83%) QMS
7 5 (20.83%) Quality Management
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
8 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) Groovy
2 7 (29.17%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (20.83%) GAMP
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) HP
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