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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 226 239 253
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing QMS 1 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.30% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.33% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 6
Median salary - £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -34.78%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -8.00%
QMS
England

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
4856 5680 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.76% 88.32% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4102 4620 4736
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lancashire +1 1 - -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Quality Management
2 8 (66.67%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) CISA
6 2 (16.67%) CISM
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) 3ds Max
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (8.33%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (8.33%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) QuarkXPress
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Account Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Governance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Quality Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Quality Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) LIMS
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Photography
2 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Quality Management
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Quark