The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 94 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.38% 0.60% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.75% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £61,500 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £51,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-6.37% +18.60%
Quality Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
907 929 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.97% 80.02% 78.90%
Number of salaries quoted 793 787 768
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Quality Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Quality Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Quality Management.

1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Quality Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001