The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO 9000
Rank 255 236 250
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing ISO 9000 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.068% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 1.66% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 10
Average salary £20,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
ISO 9000
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
688 482 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.32% 7.10% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 565 385 554
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO 9000 across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

ISO 9000 Salary Histogram 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 23 September 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
Manchester -7 5 £20,000 -55.55%
ISO 9000
England

ISO 9000
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) DCOM
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) APMP

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Database Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) DCOM
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) APMP
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft