The first table below looks at the demand for Quality Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 100 109 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 18 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.41% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.54% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 14
Average salary £20,500 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.93% -32.63%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.90% +3.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1308 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.48% 76.99% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1060 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Quality Management
North West

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Quality Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Quality Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Quality Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Quality Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 - -
Chester -5 1 £20,500 -35.93%
Crewe - 1 - -
Quality Management
North West

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (48.15%) Oracle
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (37.04%) Korn
3 10 (37.04%) DB2
3 10 (37.04%) UNIX
3 10 (37.04%) AIX
3 10 (37.04%) IBM
3 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Tivoli
5 8 (29.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
6 7 (25.93%) Data Quality
6 7 (25.93%) C#
6 7 (25.93%) Hyperion
6 7 (25.93%) HFM
7 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (22.22%) Retail
7 6 (22.22%) Data Management
7 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 6 (22.22%) Essbase
7 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (22.22%) CMMI
7 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 6 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 6 (22.22%) Internet
7 6 (22.22%) SOA

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) HFM
2 6 (22.22%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) DB2
2 6 (22.22%) Essbase
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Data Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Applications Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Hyperion Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Integration Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Applications Developer
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Data Integration Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Senior Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) J2EE
1 6 (22.22%) XML
1 6 (22.22%) XSD
1 6 (22.22%) XSLT
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) UNIX
1 10 (37.04%) AIX
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Data Management
3 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 6 (22.22%) CMMI
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 6 (22.22%) SOA
3 6 (22.22%) RAD
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.70%) QMS
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Korn
1 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) AWK
5 2 (7.41%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) Data Quality
2 6 (22.22%) COBIT
3 4 (14.81%) SLA
3 4 (14.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Tivoli
1 8 (29.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) Hyperion
4 6 (22.22%) Fujitsu
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft