The first table below looks at the demand for ISO 9000 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO 9000 over the 3 months to 18 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 Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9000
Rank 251 251 225
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs citing ISO 9000 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.82% 0.60% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £52,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -9.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
612 498 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.52% 6.78% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 463 402 501
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISO 9000
England

ISO 9000
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO 9000 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO 9000 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISO 9000
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 9000 across the North West region.

ISO 9000 Salary Trend in the North West

ISO 9000
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 9000 within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Manchester +6 5 £45,000 -13.46%
ISO 9000
England

ISO 9000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ISO 9000 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 ISO 9000.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) DCOM
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
4 1 (14.29%) Wyse
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix

ISO 9000
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ISO 9000 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 ISO 9000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Database Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) DCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Lumension
3 1 (14.29%) Becrypt