The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Manager
Rank 229 246 251
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Manager 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.078% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.030% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Quality Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6097 6608 7127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.15% 94.78% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4965 5327 6109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Quality Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Quality Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Quality Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Quality Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Quality Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Quality Manager
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 Quality Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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 +12 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
Quality Manager
England

Quality Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Quality Manager in their job title 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 with Quality Manager in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Energy Management
5 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) QMS

Quality Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Quality Manager in their job title 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 with Quality Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Energy Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) QMS
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001