The median annual salary for a QA Test Manager was £72,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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 Test Manager
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 621 652
Rank change year-on-year +32 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Manager 27 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.075% 0.057% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.060% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 26
Median salary £72,250 £45,750 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.92% -25.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +8.91%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +36 11 £73,500 -2.00% 1
QA Test Manager
England

QA Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 38 (100.00%) QA
2 31 (81.58%) Test Automation
3 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (57.89%) Test Strategy
5 15 (39.47%) BDD
5 15 (39.47%) Finance
6 14 (36.84%) ISEB
7 13 (34.21%) Selenium
8 11 (28.95%) TDD
8 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (26.32%) Banking
10 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (23.68%) Test Management
10 9 (23.68%) Fintech
11 8 (21.05%) IT Strategy
11 8 (21.05%) Manual Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
11 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
11 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) JIRA
12 7 (18.42%) Open Source
12 7 (18.42%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
13 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
13 6 (15.79%) Scrum
13 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
14 5 (13.16%) Fixed Income
14 5 (13.16%) Equities
14 5 (13.16%) Middleware

QA Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (13.16%) Confluence
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (5.26%) HFM
2 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) Power BI
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Selenium
2 7 (18.42%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
4 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.53%) Appium
6 3 (7.89%) Calabash
6 3 (7.89%) JUnit
6 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 3 (7.89%) TestNG
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) SilkTest
7 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.63%) Protractor
8 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Fintech
2 5 (13.16%) Derivative
2 5 (13.16%) Equities
2 5 (13.16%) Fixed Income
2 5 (13.16%) OTC Derivatives
3 4 (10.53%) Reference Data
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Test Automation
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) Test Strategy
4 15 (39.47%) BDD
5 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.95%) TDD
6 9 (23.68%) Test Management
6 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) IT Strategy
7 8 (21.05%) Manual Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 7 (18.42%) Open Source
8 7 (18.42%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) Analytics
10 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Java
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) ISEB
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (5.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Capita
2 4 (10.53%) Murex
2 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.53%) Serena
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
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