The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Manager
Rank 795 793 792
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Manager 96 96 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.089% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.095% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 71 65 86
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £39,570
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Quality Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Quality Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quality Manager
Salary Trend

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

Quality Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Quality Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Manager over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Quality Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England -22 92 £50,000 +5.26% 30
London -11 34 £55,000 -24.13% 1
South East +23 32 £45,000 +36.36% 10
Hampshire +5 13 £43,750 -2.77% 4
East of England -1 11 £50,000 +41.84% 4
Bedfordshire - 7 £32,000 - 2
North West -11 6 £41,250 -4.43% 2
Reading +7 5 £52,500 +64.06%
Berkshire +2 5 £52,500 +59.09%
Middlesex - 5 £55,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £50,000 -
Surrey - 4 £46,000 - 2
Bedford - 4 £32,000 -
City of London +9 3 £55,000 -38.88%
East Midlands -9 3 £34,000 -6.84% 1
Manchester -16 3 £40,500 -6.17%
Newport - 3 - - 1
Woking - 3 £45,000 -
South Wales - 3 - - 1
Wales - 3 - - 1
Bromley -15 2 £50,000 -8.25%
Northamptonshire -23 2 £34,000 -6.84%
Northampton -29 2 £34,000 -6.84%
Luton - 2 £57,500 - 1
Preston - 2 £32,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Kent - 2 £72,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Scotland -7 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire -14 1 £67,500 - 1

Quality Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Quality 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 Quality Manager in their job title.

1 107 (64.85%) QA
2 46 (27.88%) ISO 9001
3 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (22.42%) Degree
5 35 (21.21%) SQL
6 34 (20.61%) Quality Management
7 32 (19.39%) Finance
8 31 (18.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 24 (14.55%) Project Management
10 21 (12.73%) Data Management
10 21 (12.73%) Data Quality
11 19 (11.52%) Retail
12 18 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (10.30%) Automated Testing
14 16 (9.70%) Telecoms
15 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 15 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (8.48%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (7.88%) QMS
17 13 (7.88%) Security Cleared
17 13 (7.88%) Test Automation
18 12 (7.27%) Banking
18 12 (7.27%) XML
18 12 (7.27%) Management Information System
18 12 (7.27%) ISO 14001
19 11 (6.67%) ITIL
20 10 (6.06%) MS Office
20 10 (6.06%) Informatica
20 10 (6.06%) Aerospace
20 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management

Quality Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Quality 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 Quality Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.42%) SAS
3 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) MS Office
2 8 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.61%) LAN
2 1 (0.61%) VoIP
2 1 (0.61%) WAN
2 1 (0.61%) CTI
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.61%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.61%) QlikView
5 1 (0.61%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Selenium
2 4 (2.42%) TestDirector
2 4 (2.42%) JIRA
2 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.61%) RSpec
4 1 (0.61%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.61%) JMeter
4 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.61%) Subversion
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 32 (19.39%) Finance
2 19 (11.52%) Retail
3 16 (9.70%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.27%) Banking
5 10 (6.06%) Aerospace
6 7 (4.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.03%) Marketing
8 4 (2.42%) Legal
8 4 (2.42%) Military
9 3 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.82%) Law
10 2 (1.21%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.61%) Electronics
11 1 (0.61%) Automotive
11 1 (0.61%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.27%) XML
2 9 (5.45%) HTML
3 6 (3.64%) DHTML
3 6 (3.64%) JSP
4 5 (3.03%) Web Services
5 3 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (0.61%) REST
6 1 (0.61%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.45%) Statistics
4 8 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.64%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.21%) RMADS
6 2 (1.21%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Life Science
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
7 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.64%) Windows
1 6 (3.64%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.61%) Quality Management
3 24 (14.55%) Project Management
4 21 (12.73%) Data Management
5 17 (10.30%) Automated Testing
6 15 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (8.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (7.88%) QMS
8 13 (7.88%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.67%) ITIL
10 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.06%) Scrum
10 10 (6.06%) Data Governance
10 10 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.06%) Test Strategy
11 9 (5.45%) Line Management
11 9 (5.45%) Software Testing
11 9 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.85%) Data Modelling
12 8 (4.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.21%) SQL
2 6 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.21%) VBA
3 2 (1.21%) C
4 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.61%) R
4 1 (0.61%) Python
4 1 (0.61%) Java
4 1 (0.61%) Perl
4 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (22.42%) Degree
2 13 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.45%) CSQE
4 5 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.42%) ISEB
5 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.82%) PMP
6 3 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (64.85%) QA
2 46 (27.88%) ISO 9001
3 31 (18.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (12.73%) Data Quality
5 12 (7.27%) ISO 14001
6 6 (3.64%) TickIT
7 4 (2.42%) ISO 9000
8 2 (1.21%) GAMP
8 2 (1.21%) GxP
9 1 (0.61%) COBIT
9 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.06%) Informatica
3 8 (4.85%) Oracle
4 7 (4.24%) Cognos
4 7 (4.24%) IBM
5 3 (1.82%) Ab Initio
5 3 (1.82%) HP
6 2 (1.21%) Avaya
6 2 (1.21%) SAP
6 2 (1.21%) VMware
6 2 (1.21%) BMC
6 2 (1.21%) Remedy
6 2 (1.21%) Huawei
6 2 (1.21%) Talend
6 2 (1.21%) Verint
7 1 (0.61%) Green Hat
7 1 (0.61%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) Mitel
7 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
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