The median annual salary for a Quality Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Manager
UK
Rank 802 909 879
Rank change year-on-year +107 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Manager 65 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.053% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.055% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 60
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% -30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Quality Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Manager in the UK

Quality Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Quality Manager in the UK

Quality Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Manager over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Manager in the UK

Quality Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +104 62 £55,000 +22.22% 4
London +86 29 £70,000 +12.00% 1
West Midlands +41 17 £46,000 +31.42%
Warwickshire +35 7 £46,000 +15.00%
Warwick - 7 £46,000 -
Bromley - 6 - -
City of London +47 5 £77,500 +19.23%
West Yorkshire +29 4 £48,500 +7.77%
Yorkshire +23 4 £48,500 +7.77%
Leeds +22 4 £48,500 +7.77%
Coventry - 4 £42,500 -
East of England - 4 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 -
Scotland +23 3 £57,500 +11.65%
Birmingham +11 3 £50,000 +37.93%
North West -18 3 £48,750 -27.77% 3
Edinburgh - 3 £57,500 -
Watford - 3 £60,000 -
South East +73 2 £56,250 +2.27%
Surrey +39 2 £56,250 +2.27%
Cheshire +7 2 £48,750 +25.80%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Durham - 2 £75,000 -
North East - 2 £75,000 -
Manchester -22 1 - - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £53,500 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Redhill - 1 £62,500 -
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Quality 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 featuring Quality Manager in the job title.

1 62 (54.87%) QA
2 24 (21.24%) ISEB
3 23 (20.35%) Test Strategy
4 21 (18.58%) Functional Testing
4 21 (18.58%) ITIL
4 21 (18.58%) Service Management
5 20 (17.70%) ITSM
6 18 (15.93%) Load Testing
7 17 (15.04%) ISTQB
7 17 (15.04%) Quality Management
8 16 (14.16%) SQL
8 16 (14.16%) Problem Management
8 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (13.27%) MS Office
9 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
9 15 (13.27%) IBM
9 15 (13.27%) Data Quality
10 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
11 13 (11.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.50%) ISO 9001
12 12 (10.62%) Data Governance
13 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.85%) SDLC
14 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (8.85%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (8.85%) Project Management
14 10 (8.85%) IT Governance
14 10 (8.85%) Performance Testing
14 10 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.42%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (4.42%) MQSeries
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (4.42%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.77%) JBoss
2 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
1 15 (13.27%) MS Office
2 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.77%) SPSS
3 1 (0.88%) HipChat
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) DB2
2 5 (4.42%) QlikView
3 2 (1.77%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.88%) Power BI
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) SonarQube
2 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 7 (6.19%) Finance
1 7 (6.19%) Military
2 4 (3.54%) Retail
3 3 (2.65%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Games
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) REST
1 5 (4.42%) SOAP
1 5 (4.42%) Web Services
1 5 (4.42%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.42%) NHS
4 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Linux
1 5 (4.42%) Windows
1 5 (4.42%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) Test Strategy
2 21 (18.58%) Functional Testing
2 21 (18.58%) ITIL
2 21 (18.58%) Service Management
3 20 (17.70%) ITSM
4 18 (15.93%) Load Testing
5 17 (15.04%) Quality Management
6 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.16%) Problem Management
7 12 (10.62%) Data Governance
8 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.85%) Data Management
9 10 (8.85%) IT Governance
9 10 (8.85%) Performance Testing
9 10 (8.85%) Project Management
9 10 (8.85%) SDLC
9 10 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.96%) QMS
10 9 (7.96%) TOGAF
11 8 (7.08%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.16%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) ISEB
2 17 (15.04%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.85%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.31%) Degree
5 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (54.87%) QA
2 15 (13.27%) Data Quality
3 13 (11.50%) ISO 9001
3 13 (11.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (7.96%) COBIT
5 5 (4.42%) HL7
6 2 (1.77%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.77%) SLA
7 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.88%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) IBM
2 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) VMware
4 2 (1.77%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) Tableau
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 22 days ago