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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -3.00%
QA Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 241 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.79% 98.37% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 218 223 177
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

QA Manager Salary Trend in Worcestershire

QA Manager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited QA 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 Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited QA 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft