The median annual salary for a QA Manager was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Manager
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manager 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.81% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 370 402 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.61% 97.10% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 337 359 378
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.70% -11.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured QA Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne

QA Manager
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for QA Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Automotive
1 14 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (28.57%) Brand Awareness
3 4 (28.57%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

General
1 14 (100.00%) Automotive
2 4 (28.57%) Brand Awareness
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA