The median annual salary for a QA Test Manager was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Test Manager
England / London
Rank 556 623 634
Rank change year-on-year +67 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 11 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.053% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.055% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 15
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £74,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Manager in London

QA Test Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for QA Test Manager in London

QA Test Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Test Manager in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for QA Test Manager in London

QA Test Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 £75,000 -
QA Test Manager
England

QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, QA Test 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 London region featuring QA Test Manager in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) QA
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 9 (40.91%) Selenium
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) BDD
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Test Management
8 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
8 5 (22.73%) Fintech
9 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
9 4 (18.18%) SaaS
9 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
9 4 (18.18%) .NET
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) ISEB
9 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
10 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.64%) JIRA
10 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
10 3 (13.64%) Banking
10 3 (13.64%) Python
10 3 (13.64%) MVC

QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.64%) HP UFT
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) Robot Framework
5 2 (9.09%) SilkTest
6 1 (4.55%) Appium
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Front Office
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) BDD
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (22.73%) Test Management
7 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
8 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) ACCA
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
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