The median annual salary for a QA Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.16% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 539 761 686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 97.12% 97.07% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 466 609 577
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured QA Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Manager in Coventry

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for QA Manager in Coventry

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Case Management
5 1 (20.00%) PMO
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft