The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 85 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £47,500 £39,136
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.37%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -7.61%
QA Manager
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1033 1159 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.81% 96.42% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1029 821
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

QA Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in South Wales

QA Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newport +14 2 - - 1
QA Manager
Wales

QA Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited QA 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 Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) CMMI
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) TickIT
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) QMS
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited QA 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CMMI
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) TickIT
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 13 days ago