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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 223 248 252
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing QMS 9 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 15
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -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
4883 5618 6116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.67% 87.52% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4118 4463 4928
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

QMS Salary Histogram 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 3 May 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
Manchester - 7 £50,500 -
Cumbria - 2 £52,500 -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 9 (56.25%) Quality Management
2 7 (43.75%) QA
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (31.25%) French Language
4 5 (31.25%) German Language
5 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Internal Audit
7 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (12.50%) CISA
7 2 (12.50%) CISM
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
7 2 (12.50%) ISEB
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Software Testing

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 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (6.25%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) French Language
2 5 (31.25%) German Language
3 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
5 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) QA Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Governance Manager
2 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Quality Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Quality Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (6.25%) QA Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Animation
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) LIMS
2 1 (6.25%) Photography
2 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Quality Management
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Internal Audit
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) Infographics
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISA
1 2 (12.50%) CISM
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Quark