The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 17 April 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QA Test Manager
Rank 883 826 855
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 36 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.043% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.046% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 52
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +56.25%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

QA Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QA Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QA Test Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Test Manager within the UK.

QA Test Manager Salary Trend in the UK

QA Test Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Test Manager over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

QA Test Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

QA Test Manager
Top 27 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -39 36 £50,000 -28.57% 4
London -55 17 £62,500 -10.71% 3
South East - 13 £50,000 - 1
Kent - 8 £47,500 -
Maidstone - 5 £45,000 -
Leeds -26 3 £39,750 -11.66%
Yorkshire -32 3 £39,750 -11.66%
West Yorkshire -35 3 £39,750 -11.66%
Hampshire - 3 £42,500 -
City of London -16 2 £60,000 -17.24%
East Midlands - 2 £36,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £36,000 -
Southampton - 2 £42,500 -
Croydon - 2 £62,500 -
Derby - 2 £36,000 -
West Midlands -3 1 £50,000 -9.09%
North West - 1 £60,000 -
Guildford - 1 £60,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -
Redhill - 1 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -

QA Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 62 (100.00%) QA
2 24 (38.71%) Selenium
3 17 (27.42%) ISEB
4 16 (25.81%) Finance
4 16 (25.81%) Scrum
4 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
5 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
6 14 (22.58%) Test Strategy
7 13 (20.97%) Security Testing
8 12 (19.35%) Test Management
8 12 (19.35%) Banking
9 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (16.13%) ISO 9001
10 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
10 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Project Management
11 9 (14.52%) SQL
12 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
13 7 (11.29%) Firewall
13 7 (11.29%) Games
13 7 (11.29%) Degree
13 7 (11.29%) Agile Testing
14 6 (9.68%) BDD
14 6 (9.68%) TDD
14 6 (9.68%) JUnit
15 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
15 5 (8.06%) Automation Testing
15 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing

QA Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (38.71%) Selenium
2 6 (9.68%) JUnit
3 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.84%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.84%) TestPartner
5 3 (4.84%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (4.84%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) QALoad
5 3 (4.84%) jMock
5 3 (4.84%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.61%) Calabash
6 1 (1.61%) WATIR
6 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Games
4 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) XSL
2 1 (1.61%) J2ME
2 1 (1.61%) JSF
2 1 (1.61%) Django
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Derivative
1 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) e-Health
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) iPad
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Android
1 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Scrum
1 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
3 14 (22.58%) Test Strategy
4 13 (20.97%) Security Testing
5 12 (19.35%) Test Management
6 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
8 9 (14.52%) Project Management
9 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.29%) Agile Testing
11 6 (9.68%) BDD
11 6 (9.68%) TDD
12 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
12 5 (8.06%) Automation Testing
13 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
13 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
13 4 (6.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) ISEB
2 16 (25.81%) ISTQB
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (16.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Apple
2 1 (1.61%) Google
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