Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior QA Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 855 895
Rank change year-on-year +25 +40 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Manager 10 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.003% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.003% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £110,500 £72,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £35,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +121.43% -53.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England 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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Manager in London

Senior QA Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior QA Manager in London

Senior QA Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior QA Manager in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior QA Manager in London

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 London region featuring Senior QA Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
3 7 (70.00%) Smoke Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (70.00%) Ranorex
3 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (70.00%) Coaching
3 7 (70.00%) People Management
3 7 (70.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (60.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (20.00%) API Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing

Senior QA 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (70.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Front Office
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) People Management
2 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
2 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) Smoke Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft