The median annual salary for a QA Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Kent 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 98
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 652 926 1048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.30% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 566 818 930
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Manager in Kent

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for QA Manager in Kent

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing

QA Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP