The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 227 203 215
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing QMS 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.22% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.27% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £60,000 £35,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.01% -22.82%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4882 4078 4226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3484 3735
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QMS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

QMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

QMS Salary Trend in the South West

QMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bristol -2 7 - -
Devon -13 1 £60,000 +118.18% 2
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing QMS 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 QMS.

1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Assembly Language
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) UML
2 7 (53.85%) VC++
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Ada
2 7 (53.85%) Aerospace
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing QMS 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 QMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 7 (53.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Controller
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) UML
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Assembly Language
1 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) C++
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) VC++
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Ada
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) BS7799
2 1 (7.69%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Dartmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, holiday, bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Dartmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Weymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + life insurance, pension, holiday
Posted: 23 days ago