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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Manager
Rank 814 794 792
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Manager 66 85 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.079% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.083% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 86
Average salary £48,750 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £41,150 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £74,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -23 60 £50,000 -10.71% 25
South East -10 32 £43,750 -21.87% 10
Berkshire +21 23 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Reading - 21 £52,500 - 1
London -27 17 £57,500 -0.86% 2
West Midlands -12 5 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wales - 5 £37,500 -
South Wales - 5 £37,500 -
Hampshire -21 4 £38,000 -7.31% 3
Yorkshire -16 3 £52,500 -16.66%
Newport - 3 - -
City of London +10 2 £53,750 -43.42%
Bromley +6 2 £47,500 -12.84%
Cardiff - 2 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £43,750 - 1
Oxford - 2 £42,500 -
Walsall - 2 £51,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 - 3
Scotland +9 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +7 1 £47,500 -24.60%
West Yorkshire +1 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh -2 1 £45,000 -
Surrey -4 1 £70,000 +62.79%
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £52,500 +10.52%
East of England -20 1 £52,500 +10.52% 2
North West - 1 £32,500 - 3
South West - 1 £45,000 - 5
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 - 3
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 - 1

Quality Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 83 (52.20%) QA
2 48 (30.19%) ISO 9001
3 40 (25.16%) Degree
4 36 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (22.01%) Telecoms
6 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (20.13%) Quality Management
8 30 (18.87%) Project Management
9 27 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (16.35%) Six Sigma
11 18 (11.32%) SQL
12 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2
12 17 (10.69%) Data Quality
13 16 (10.06%) ISO 9000
13 16 (10.06%) ISO 14001
13 16 (10.06%) Finance
13 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (9.43%) Data Management
15 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (8.81%) Risk Management
15 14 (8.81%) Validation
16 13 (8.18%) ITIL
16 13 (8.18%) PMI Certification
16 13 (8.18%) Benchmarking
16 13 (8.18%) Risk Assessment
16 13 (8.18%) Security Cleared
17 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
17 12 (7.55%) Wireless
17 12 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (7.55%) Automated Testing

Quality Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) SAS
2 1 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Office
2 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.55%) Wireless
2 6 (3.77%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Broadband
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) VoIP
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) CTI
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.63%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.89%) JIRA
2 3 (1.89%) Selenium
3 2 (1.26%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (22.01%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.06%) Finance
3 11 (6.92%) Retail
4 10 (6.29%) Banking
4 10 (6.29%) Aerospace
5 8 (5.03%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.14%) Marketing
7 4 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.52%) Legal
8 3 (1.89%) Military
9 2 (1.26%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (1.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.03%) HTML
2 6 (3.77%) DHTML
2 6 (3.77%) JSP
3 5 (3.14%) Web Services
4 3 (1.89%) XML
5 2 (1.26%) CSS
6 1 (0.63%) REST
6 1 (0.63%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.55%) Statistics
3 11 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.92%) PMI
4 10 (6.29%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) RMADS
6 2 (1.26%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.63%) EPoS
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Windows
1 1 (0.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.13%) Quality Management
3 30 (18.87%) Project Management
4 27 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (16.35%) Six Sigma
6 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2
7 15 (9.43%) Data Management
8 14 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.81%) Risk Management
8 14 (8.81%) Validation
9 13 (8.18%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (8.18%) ITIL
9 13 (8.18%) Benchmarking
10 12 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.55%) Automated Testing
10 12 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (6.29%) Test Strategy
11 10 (6.29%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.66%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.32%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.26%) C
4 1 (0.63%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
4 1 (0.63%) VBA
4 1 (0.63%) Python
4 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (25.16%) Degree
2 13 (8.18%) PMI Certification
2 13 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.66%) ISEB
4 4 (2.52%) PMP
4 4 (2.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.26%) HNC
7 1 (0.63%) HND
7 1 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) CSQE
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (52.20%) QA
2 48 (30.19%) ISO 9001
3 36 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (10.69%) Data Quality
5 16 (10.06%) ISO 14001
5 16 (10.06%) ISO 9000
6 6 (3.77%) TickIT
7 3 (1.89%) GxP
7 3 (1.89%) GAMP
8 2 (1.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) Cognos
2 7 (4.40%) IBM
2 7 (4.40%) Informatica
3 6 (3.77%) Oracle
4 3 (1.89%) HP
5 2 (1.26%) Avaya
5 2 (1.26%) BMC
5 2 (1.26%) Epicor
5 2 (1.26%) Remedy
5 2 (1.26%) VMware
5 2 (1.26%) Verint
6 1 (0.63%) Mitel
6 1 (0.63%) Google
6 1 (0.63%) Akamai
6 1 (0.63%) SAP
Blackburn, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater London
HFG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + 7% Bonus + Pension Contributions
Posted: 25 days ago