The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 231 224 200
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 6 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.099% 0.12% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 25
Median salary £47,500 £50,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.40% +6.84%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
QA Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5781 5618 5169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.84% 95.72% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4574 4611 4325
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured QA Manager in the job title.

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

QA Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

QA Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 6 £47,500 -12.03% 1
QA Manager
England

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, QA Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (68.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Integration Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Regression Testing
3 12 (63.16%) C
3 12 (63.16%) System Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Time Management
3 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (63.16%) Test Planning
3 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
3 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
3 12 (63.16%) Defect Management
3 12 (63.16%) Functional Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Games
5 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
5 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Test Management
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) ISEB
5 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
1 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Integration Testing
1 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
1 13 (68.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Defect Management
2 12 (63.16%) Functional Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
2 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Regression Testing
2 12 (63.16%) System Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Test Planning
2 12 (63.16%) Time Management
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) QMS
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
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