The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank - 129 108
Permanent jobs citing QMS 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.00%
QMS
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1549 1459 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.39% 84.38% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1268 1029
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QMS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QMS Salary Trend in Bristol

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing QMS 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 QMS.

1 7 (70.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) UML
1 7 (70.00%) VC++
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Ada
1 7 (70.00%) Assembly Language
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing QMS 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 QMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 7 (70.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 7 (70.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) UML
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) VC++
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Ada
1 7 (70.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (10.00%) BS7799
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001