The median annual salary for a QA Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Quality Assurance Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.082% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £53,750 £51,000
% change year-on-year -2.32% +5.39%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1156 1162 1314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.87% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 717 665 822
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

QA Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Manager in Edinburgh

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for QA Manager in Edinburgh

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

QA Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000