The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 171 175 188
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing QMS 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.059% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £30,250 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -8.00%
QMS
North 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2994 2890 3335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.32% 88.38% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2575 2371 2725
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing QMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

QMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

QMS Salary Trend in Manchester

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing QMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for QMS.

1 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
1 7 (63.64%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 2 (18.18%) French Language
5 2 (18.18%) German Language
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (9.09%) Typography
6 1 (9.09%) Infographics
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (9.09%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) QuarkXPress
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) French Language
2 2 (18.18%) German Language
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) QA Leader
2 2 (18.18%) QA Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Quality Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Quality Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Health Informatics
2 1 (9.09%) Informatics
2 1 (9.09%) LIMS
2 1 (9.09%) Photography
2 1 (9.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Infographics
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Typography
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Quark