Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior QA Manager was £105,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Senior Quality Assurance Manager
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1134 1145 1215
Rank change year-on-year +11 +70 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Manager 3 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.008% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 12
England median annual salary £105,000 £35,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +200.00% -56.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £100,500 £32,500 £62,050
90th Percentile £113,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £93,000 £35,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +165.71% -56.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 156,012 158,988 189,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,049 133,268 160,004
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior QA Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior QA Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Manager in England

Senior QA Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior QA Manager in England

Senior QA Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 2 £105,000 +44.83% 1
South West - 1 - - 1
Senior QA Manager
UK

Senior QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior QA Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol

Senior QA Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft