The first table below looks at the demand for QMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 178 185 170
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing QMS 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.19% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.25% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £34,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.42% +60.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3338 3230 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.54% 78.68% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2754 2523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
QMS
North West

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QMS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +24 9 £55,000 +64.17%
QMS
North West

QMS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (70.59%) JUnit
1 12 (70.59%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (70.59%) LoadRunner
1 12 (70.59%) TestPartner
1 12 (70.59%) QA
1 12 (70.59%) QALoad
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
1 12 (70.59%) jMock
1 12 (70.59%) SilkPerformer
1 12 (70.59%) EasyMock
2 11 (64.71%) Automation Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Software Testing
2 11 (64.71%) ISEB
2 11 (64.71%) Manual Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 1 (5.88%) CMMI
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
7 1 (5.88%) SLA
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) JUnit
1 12 (70.59%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (70.59%) LoadRunner
1 12 (70.59%) TestPartner
1 12 (70.59%) SilkPerformer
1 12 (70.59%) QALoad
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
1 12 (70.59%) jMock
1 12 (70.59%) EasyMock
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Head of Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
1 11 (64.71%) Software Testing
1 11 (64.71%) Manual Testing
1 11 (64.71%) Automation Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) CMMI
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle