The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 169 165 188
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 15 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.43% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -6.00%
Quality Management
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
3235 3036 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.88% 81.59% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2648 2977
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Quality Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Quality Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Quality Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 14 (42.42%) SAP QM
2 14 (42.42%) SAP
3 11 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) Logistics
4 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 9 (27.27%) Supplier Management
4 9 (27.27%) SAP SCM
5 8 (24.24%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Degree
7 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) SAP PP
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.09%) Document Management
8 3 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (9.09%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (6.06%) WAN
9 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.06%) MS Project
9 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco
9 2 (6.06%) PMP

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (42.42%) SAP QM
2 9 (27.27%) SAP SCM
3 4 (12.12%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
General
1 15 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 10 (30.30%) SAP QM Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Project Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Architect
5 2 (6.06%) MI Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Head of IT
5 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Logistics
1 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 9 (27.27%) Supplier Management
2 8 (24.24%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) Document Management
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Process Management
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) QMS
6 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) PMP
3 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) VCAP
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) XenApp
1 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) VMware