The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 443 443 446
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 609 508 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 448 334 424
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93666 85404 91608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.22% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74832 70100 77443
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quality Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management within the UK.

Quality Management Salary Trend in the UK

Quality Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Quality Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
England +14 566 £54,500 +10.65% 92
London -10 199 £60,000 +4.34% 30
South East -26 122 £52,500 +5.00% 21
West Midlands +15 65 £42,500 +13.33% 6
North West +30 63 £75,000 +66.66% 5
City of London +42 54 £50,000 -4.76% 11
East of England -18 51 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Berkshire +11 41 £66,250 +25.00% 2
Surrey -10 38 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Birmingham +22 37 £63,750 +66.66% 2
Cheshire +15 32 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -25 32 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Reading +8 31 £60,000 +13.20% 2
East Midlands -2 31 £44,000 +25.71% 3
Hertfordshire +10 29 £65,000 -2.25% 5
South West -6 27 £43,500 -20.90% 7
Manchester +1 24 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Scotland -12 22 £46,000 -8.00% 5
Gloucestershire +8 16 £32,000 -32.63%
Derby -1 16 £44,000 +25.71%
Derbyshire -6 16 £44,000 +25.71%
West Yorkshire -38 16 £46,250 +42.30% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 15 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Leicestershire +17 12 £65,000 - 2
Leeds -30 12 £47,832 +47.17% 3
Hampshire -38 12 £65,000 -9.09% 4
Warwickshire - 12 £38,000 - 1
Guildford - 11 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire -10 10 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Watford - 10 £35,250 - 2

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management.

1 525 (41.57%) Finance
2 383 (30.32%) Project Management
3 272 (21.54%) Degree
4 270 (21.38%) PRINCE2
5 244 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
6 243 (19.24%) Analytical Skills
7 198 (15.68%) Management Information System
8 194 (15.36%) Microsoft
9 187 (14.81%) Risk Management
10 183 (14.49%) SQL
11 182 (14.41%) Security Cleared
12 177 (14.01%) Oracle
13 176 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 166 (13.14%) QA
15 162 (12.83%) Telecoms
16 159 (12.59%) MS Excel
17 151 (11.96%) Change Control
18 149 (11.80%) QMS
19 148 (11.72%) ITIL
20 138 (10.93%) SAP
21 135 (10.69%) Retail
22 127 (10.06%) SQL Server
23 126 (9.98%) Java
23 126 (9.98%) Data Management
24 124 (9.82%) Data Quality
25 123 (9.74%) Programme Management
26 122 (9.66%) SC Cleared
27 120 (9.50%) Business Analysis
28 118 (9.34%) Service Delivery
29 113 (8.95%) Business Intelligence

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Quality Management 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 Quality Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.77%) SAS
3 24 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.74%) Apache
5 13 (1.03%) NetWeaver
6 12 (0.95%) Confluence
7 11 (0.87%) Documentum
8 10 (0.79%) IIS
8 10 (0.79%) CMS
8 10 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (0.71%) Alfresco
9 9 (0.71%) Liferay
9 9 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.55%) MS Project Server
11 7 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.40%) LiveLink
12 5 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 159 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 79 (6.25%) MS Office
3 75 (5.94%) MS Project
4 52 (4.12%) MS Visio
5 45 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.79%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.71%) InDesign
8 9 (0.71%) Adobe Premiere
8 9 (0.71%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.40%) Stata
9 5 (0.40%) Simulink
9 5 (0.40%) SPSS
10 4 (0.32%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.16%) FastStats
12 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (2.93%) SAP PP
2 31 (2.45%) SAP QM
3 29 (2.30%) HFM
4 28 (2.22%) Hyperion Planning
5 13 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.79%) SAP WM
7 9 (0.71%) SAP SD
8 8 (0.63%) SAP PM
8 8 (0.63%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (0.55%) Summit
9 7 (0.55%) SAP MM
9 7 (0.55%) SAP APO
10 6 (0.48%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.40%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 5 (0.40%) Servitor
11 5 (0.40%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.24%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.98%) SaaS
2 9 (0.71%) GitHub
3 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.079%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.079%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.72%) Internet
2 13 (1.03%) Intranet
3 11 (0.87%) Wireless
4 10 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.71%) MPLS
6 8 (0.63%) ATM
7 7 (0.55%) Firewall
7 7 (0.55%) SAN
7 7 (0.55%) LAN
7 7 (0.55%) VPN
8 6 (0.48%) WAN
9 5 (0.40%) Network Security
9 5 (0.40%) VoIP
9 5 (0.40%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.40%) FTP
10 4 (0.32%) WLAN
10 4 (0.32%) OSPF
10 4 (0.32%) RTP
10 4 (0.32%) BGP
10 4 (0.32%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (4.83%) Relational Database
4 34 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (2.53%) QlikView
6 30 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 30 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 27 (2.14%) Essbase
8 26 (2.06%) MySQL
9 24 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
14 15 (1.19%) DB2
15 14 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (1.11%) Big Data
16 11 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 26 (2.06%) Subversion
2 26 (2.06%) JIRA
3 19 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
5 17 (1.35%) JMeter
6 16 (1.27%) Selenium
7 12 (0.95%) LoadRunner
7 12 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 12 (0.95%) TestComplete
8 11 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (0.79%) NeoLoad
9 10 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.79%) WebLOAD
10 9 (0.71%) Checkstyle
10 9 (0.71%) Gradle
10 9 (0.71%) FindBugs
10 9 (0.71%) Ant
10 9 (0.71%) JUnit
General
1 525 (41.57%) Finance
2 162 (12.83%) Telecoms
3 135 (10.69%) Retail
4 80 (6.33%) Marketing
5 75 (5.94%) Banking
6 58 (4.59%) Manufacturing
7 35 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 31 (2.45%) Legal
9 21 (1.66%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.58%) Automotive
11 14 (1.11%) Games
11 14 (1.11%) Back Office
12 12 (0.95%) Military
12 12 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.79%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.71%) Electronics
14 9 (0.71%) Advertising
14 9 (0.71%) Billing
15 8 (0.63%) German Language
16 7 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 272 (21.54%) Analyst
2 203 (16.07%) Project Manager
3 135 (10.69%) Consultant
4 128 (10.13%) Business Analyst
5 103 (8.16%) Architect
6 100 (7.92%) Developer
7 68 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 63 (4.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 50 (3.96%) Senior Manager
10 42 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
11 38 (3.01%) Test Analyst
12 37 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
13 35 (2.77%) SAP Consultant
14 34 (2.69%) Quality Manager
15 31 (2.45%) Data Analyst
16 30 (2.38%) Team Leader
16 30 (2.38%) Data Consultant
17 29 (2.30%) Lead Business Analyst
18 27 (2.14%) Service Manager
19 24 (1.90%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (8.47%) .NET
2 67 (5.30%) XML
3 55 (4.35%) HTML
4 40 (3.17%) ASP.NET
5 36 (2.85%) Web Services
6 34 (2.69%) CSS
6 34 (2.69%) XSLT
6 34 (2.69%) .NET Framework
7 26 (2.06%) J2EE
8 20 (1.58%) Velocity
9 17 (1.35%) Spring
10 16 (1.27%) WCF
11 15 (1.19%) SOAP
12 14 (1.11%) XSD
12 14 (1.11%) Servlets
13 13 (1.03%) Middleware
13 13 (1.03%) JSP
14 11 (0.87%) NHibernate
14 11 (0.87%) TopLink
15 10 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 243 (19.24%) Analytical Skills
2 198 (15.68%) Management Information System
3 71 (5.62%) Computer Science
4 59 (4.67%) Data Integration
5 36 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.61%) Open Source
7 28 (2.22%) Credit Risk
8 26 (2.06%) Economics
9 21 (1.66%) PMI
10 20 (1.58%) Derivative
11 18 (1.43%) Life Science
12 15 (1.19%) Market Risk
12 15 (1.19%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 13 (1.03%) Learning Management System
13 13 (1.03%) User Experience
14 12 (0.95%) E-Learning
15 10 (0.79%) NHS
16 9 (0.71%) Statistics
16 9 (0.71%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 49 (3.88%) Linux
2 46 (3.64%) Windows
3 31 (2.45%) UNIX
4 14 (1.11%) AIX
5 9 (0.71%) Solaris
6 6 (0.48%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.40%) Debian
8 4 (0.32%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.24%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.24%) Android
9 3 (0.24%) VMS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.079%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.079%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (30.32%) Project Management
2 270 (21.38%) PRINCE2
3 244 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 176 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 151 (11.96%) Change Control
7 149 (11.80%) QMS
8 148 (11.72%) ITIL
9 126 (9.98%) Data Management
10 123 (9.74%) Programme Management
11 120 (9.50%) Business Analysis
12 118 (9.34%) Service Delivery
13 113 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
14 109 (8.63%) Configuration Management
15 97 (7.68%) Continuous Improvement
16 88 (6.97%) Line Management
17 86 (6.81%) Migration
18 85 (6.73%) ERP
19 83 (6.57%) CRM
19 83 (6.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 183 (14.49%) SQL
2 126 (9.98%) Java
3 72 (5.70%) C#
4 50 (3.96%) JavaScript
5 43 (3.40%) PL/SQL
6 32 (2.53%) C
7 19 (1.50%) Shell Script
7 19 (1.50%) VB.NET
7 19 (1.50%) C++
8 18 (1.43%) PHP
9 17 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.11%) VBA
11 11 (0.87%) Korn
11 11 (0.87%) MATLAB
12 9 (0.71%) Groovy
12 9 (0.71%) Scala
13 8 (0.63%) R
14 7 (0.55%) Perl
14 7 (0.55%) Python
15 4 (0.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 272 (21.54%) Degree
2 182 (14.41%) Security Cleared
3 122 (9.66%) SC Cleared
4 112 (8.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 74 (5.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 44 (3.48%) ISEB
7 30 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 21 (1.66%) CTC Cleared
9 20 (1.58%) ISTQB
10 18 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (1.35%) PMP
12 15 (1.19%) DV Cleared
12 15 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.87%) CCNA
14 8 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.63%) CCNP
14 8 (0.63%) MCSE
15 7 (0.55%) MCAD
15 7 (0.55%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (13.14%) QA
2 124 (9.82%) Data Quality
3 95 (7.52%) ISO 9001
4 50 (3.96%) SLA
5 32 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (1.50%) COBIT
7 8 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.63%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.55%) TickIT
9 6 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.40%) Basel II
11 4 (0.32%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.32%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.32%) HL7
12 3 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.16%) P3O
13 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.16%) BS7799
13 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
13 2 (0.16%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 12 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.48%) XenApp
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.24%) vSphere
4 3 (0.24%) NFS
5 1 (0.079%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.079%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.87%) Tivoli
3 9 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (0.55%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.32%) CA LISA
5 4 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.079%) SCCM
Vendors
1 194 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 177 (14.01%) Oracle
3 138 (10.93%) SAP
4 71 (5.62%) Fujitsu
5 53 (4.20%) IBM
6 38 (3.01%) Business Objects
7 37 (2.93%) Hyperion
8 34 (2.69%) Informatica
9 33 (2.61%) HP
10 25 (1.98%) Cisco
11 23 (1.82%) VMware
12 21 (1.66%) Cognos
13 17 (1.35%) Talend
14 16 (1.27%) Tableau
15 11 (0.87%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.87%) Siebel
15 11 (0.87%) Trillium
16 10 (0.79%) Netezza
17 9 (0.71%) GigaSpaces
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, (80K Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago