The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management System (QMS)
England / North West
Rank 231 223 247
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing QMS 15 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Median salary £41,500 £29,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.10% -47.27%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5293 4861 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.93% 87.40% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4448 4044 5100
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

QMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

QMS Salary Trend in the North West

QMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 8 £39,000 -
Manchester -20 7 £41,500 +43.10%
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for QMS.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) iPad
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
3 7 (38.89%) High Availability
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 7 (38.89%) QA
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
3 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) SLA
3 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity
3 7 (38.89%) Multimedia
3 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (38.89%) Statistics
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
3 7 (38.89%) MCSA
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) IaaS
1 7 (38.89%) PaaS
1 7 (38.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 6 (33.33%) GPRS
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) JasperReports
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (38.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DBA
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) SQL DBA
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) Java EE
1 2 (11.11%) JDBC
1 2 (11.11%) JSF
1 2 (11.11%) Swing
1 2 (11.11%) WPF
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
1 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (38.89%) iPad
1 7 (38.89%) Statistics
2 6 (33.33%) CAN bus
2 6 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 6 (33.33%) Telematics
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Data Management
2 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
2 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL V3
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) MVVM
4 2 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
1 7 (38.89%) MCSA
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
1 7 (38.89%) QA
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle