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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Manager
Rank 835 813 792
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Manager 69 96 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.084% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.089% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 45 74 60
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,037 £37,500 £35,025
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.59% +4.44%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 2015. 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
England -14 67 £45,000 -7.69% 29
South East +12 28 £50,000 - 7
London -24 14 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire +22 12 £57,750 +31.99% 2
West Midlands -1 8 £47,500 - 3
Basingstoke +29 6 £55,499 +23.33%
Berkshire +20 6 £52,500 - 2
Manchester +4 6 £45,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £45,000 -35.71% 1
North West -6 6 £45,000 +11.11% 2
Milton Keynes - 6 £45,000 - 1
Reading +9 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Gloucestershire -6 4 £42,500 +13.33% 5
South West -11 4 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Tewkesbury - 4 £42,500 - 5
City of London +30 3 £34,500 -42.50% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £56,500 +26.96%
East of England -9 3 - - 2
Birmingham - 3 £47,500 - 2
Salford - 3 £45,000 -
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Fareham - 3 £36,250 - 2
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +9 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Glasgow +4 2 £50,000 -
Luton +3 2 - -
Bedfordshire +1 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 £60,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 - -

Quality Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 76 (50.00%) QA
2 43 (28.29%) Finance
3 42 (27.63%) Quality Management
4 38 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 32 (21.05%) Degree
6 28 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (17.76%) Project Management
8 26 (17.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (13.16%) QMS
10 19 (12.50%) Data Quality
11 18 (11.84%) Validation
12 17 (11.18%) ISO 9000
12 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
12 17 (11.18%) Security Cleared
13 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (10.53%) ISTQB
13 16 (10.53%) ITIL
13 16 (10.53%) SQL
13 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
14 15 (9.87%) Management Information System
15 14 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (8.55%) Data Protection
16 13 (8.55%) ISO 14001
16 13 (8.55%) Automated Testing
16 13 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (8.55%) Windows
17 12 (7.89%) Change Management
17 12 (7.89%) Service Management
17 12 (7.89%) Manual Testing

Quality Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (5.26%) SAS
2 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.29%) IIS
3 5 (3.29%) Confluence
4 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.66%) CMS
4 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.66%) JBoss
4 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.58%) MS Office
2 5 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.29%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.66%) MS Project
4 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.66%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) Wireless
2 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.97%) SMS
4 2 (1.32%) Internet
5 1 (0.66%) Firewall
5 1 (0.66%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.29%) Base SAS
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) JIRA
2 5 (3.29%) Subversion
2 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.29%) TeamCity
2 5 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.63%) MSBuild
3 4 (2.63%) Selenium
4 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.32%) JMeter
6 1 (0.66%) Ant
6 1 (0.66%) JUnit
6 1 (0.66%) Maven
6 1 (0.66%) Appium
6 1 (0.66%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (28.29%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.26%) Banking
4 5 (3.29%) Legal
4 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.29%) Publishing
4 5 (3.29%) Military
4 5 (3.29%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.63%) Marketing
5 4 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.97%) Electronics
7 2 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) XML
2 6 (3.95%) HTML
3 5 (3.29%) .NET
3 5 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (1.97%) jQuery
5 2 (1.32%) Web Services
6 1 (0.66%) RESTful
6 1 (0.66%) Velocity
6 1 (0.66%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.66%) SOAP
6 1 (0.66%) Flash
6 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.87%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.95%) PMI
4 6 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.29%) Reference Data
5 5 (3.29%) Statistics
6 3 (1.97%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.97%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.32%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.55%) Windows
2 9 (5.92%) UNIX
3 5 (3.29%) Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.63%) Quality Management
2 38 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (17.76%) Project Management
5 20 (13.16%) QMS
6 18 (11.84%) Validation
7 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
8 16 (10.53%) ITIL
9 14 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.55%) Data Protection
10 13 (8.55%) Automated Testing
11 12 (7.89%) Service Management
11 12 (7.89%) Change Management
11 12 (7.89%) Manual Testing
12 11 (7.24%) Test Management
12 11 (7.24%) Release Management
12 11 (7.24%) Software Testing
13 10 (6.58%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.58%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (6.58%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.53%) SQL
2 11 (7.24%) Java
3 7 (4.61%) C
4 6 (3.95%) C#
4 6 (3.95%) C++
4 6 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.95%) Python
5 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.63%) Perl
5 4 (2.63%) PHP
6 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (21.05%) Degree
2 17 (11.18%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.61%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.95%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.29%) ISEB
7 4 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.32%) PMP
9 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (50.00%) QA
2 38 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 26 (17.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (12.50%) Data Quality
5 17 (11.18%) ISO 9000
6 13 (8.55%) ISO 14001
7 4 (2.63%) TickIT
8 3 (1.97%) COBIT
9 2 (1.32%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.66%) EFQM
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.95%) Oracle
2 6 (3.95%) HP
3 4 (2.63%) Adobe
4 2 (1.32%) Charles River
4 2 (1.32%) Aquila
4 2 (1.32%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (0.66%) OpenLink
5 1 (0.66%) Cognos
5 1 (0.66%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) Citrix
5 1 (0.66%) Informatica
5 1 (0.66%) Sage
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Shropshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 5-20% bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £85k + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago