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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 514 471 509
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +38
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 448 513 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 337 382 328
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £46,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +0.54%

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
92632 89611 92231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.71% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76342 72005 78488
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -29 417 £55,000 +4.76% 51
London +3 157 £57,500 -8.00% 12
South East -62 119 £57,000 +20.00% 21
North West +26 41 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England -13 39 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Surrey -24 32 £59,500 +32.22% 10
Berkshire -6 31 £55,000 -8.33% 2
City of London 0 29 £62,500 - 3
South West -21 25 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire -5 20 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Reading -10 18 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Manchester -12 18 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cheshire +4 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire -1 17 £55,000 - 2
Scotland -14 17 £47,500 +7.95% 4
West Midlands -10 14 £55,000 +57.14% 2
East Midlands +23 12 £50,000 +5.82% 1
Cambridge +2 12 £47,500 - 2
Hampshire -40 12 £42,500 +16.43% 4
Middlesex +11 11 - -
Yorkshire -30 11 £38,000 -27.61% 3
Watford - 11 £37,500 -
Birmingham +1 10 £60,000 +71.42% 1
West Yorkshire -20 10 £37,250 -39.91% 3
Knutsford - 10 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 9 £21,500 -38.57% 4
Gloucestershire -10 9 £25,000 - 1
Edinburgh -12 9 £66,000 +46.66% 2
Wiltshire -14 9 £50,000 -16.66%
Tewkesbury - 8 £25,000 -

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 373 (35.63%) Finance
2 331 (31.61%) Project Management
3 237 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
4 212 (20.25%) Degree
5 178 (17.00%) Oracle
6 168 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
7 165 (15.76%) SQL
8 153 (14.61%) ITIL
9 152 (14.52%) PRINCE2
10 151 (14.42%) SAP
11 147 (14.04%) Microsoft
12 143 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 138 (13.18%) QA
14 136 (12.99%) MS Excel
15 133 (12.70%) QMS
16 128 (12.23%) Risk Management
17 121 (11.56%) SQL Server
18 120 (11.46%) Management Information System
19 111 (10.60%) Data Management
20 103 (9.84%) Change Management
20 103 (9.84%) Telecoms
21 102 (9.74%) Data Quality
22 97 (9.26%) Change Control
23 95 (9.07%) Security Cleared
24 91 (8.69%) Data Warehouse
25 90 (8.60%) Service Delivery
26 85 (8.12%) Java
26 85 (8.12%) ISO 9001
27 81 (7.74%) Business Analysis
28 80 (7.64%) Business Intelligence

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 63 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 44 (4.20%) SAS
3 21 (2.01%) Apache
4 19 (1.81%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.24%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.15%) JBoss
6 12 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.05%) Documentum
7 11 (1.05%) IIS
8 10 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.96%) ATG Dynamo
9 8 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.67%) Lync
11 5 (0.48%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.48%) Liferay
11 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.48%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 136 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.92%) MS Project
3 59 (5.64%) MS Office
4 48 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (3.63%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.67%) SPSS
7 5 (0.48%) Stata
8 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 52 (4.97%) SAP QM
2 47 (4.49%) SAP PP
3 18 (1.72%) HFM
4 17 (1.62%) SAP WM
5 15 (1.43%) Hyperion Planning
6 14 (1.34%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.86%) SAP SCM
7 9 (0.86%) SAP APO
8 8 (0.76%) SAP SD
8 8 (0.76%) SAP MM
8 8 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.57%) Summit
10 5 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 5 (0.48%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 5 (0.48%) SAP PLM
10 5 (0.48%) SAP BPC
10 5 (0.48%) Servitor
11 4 (0.38%) SAP PS
11 4 (0.38%) SAP PM
12 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.76%) SaaS
2 5 (0.48%) GitHub
3 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.096%) PaaS
4 1 (0.096%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.67%) Internet
2 23 (2.20%) LAN
3 22 (2.10%) WAN
4 20 (1.91%) DNS
5 19 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.72%) VLAN
7 12 (1.15%) Intranet
8 11 (1.05%) SAN
9 10 (0.96%) Wireless
10 8 (0.76%) MPLS
10 8 (0.76%) Network Security
11 7 (0.67%) Firewall
11 7 (0.67%) VPN
12 6 (0.57%) DHCP
12 6 (0.57%) VoIP
13 5 (0.48%) NAS
13 5 (0.48%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.48%) SSL
13 5 (0.48%) ATM
14 4 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 91 (8.69%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 34 (3.25%) Oracle Database
5 32 (3.06%) MySQL
6 29 (2.77%) RDBMS
7 28 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.48%) DB2
9 23 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (2.10%) QlikView
11 16 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (1.43%) Essbase
13 14 (1.34%) Data Mining
13 14 (1.34%) IBM InfoSphere
13 14 (1.34%) Big Data
13 14 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
13 14 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (1.05%) OLAP
15 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (2.10%) Visual Studio
2 20 (1.91%) Subversion
3 17 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.62%) Ant
4 14 (1.34%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (1.34%) JMeter
4 14 (1.34%) JIRA
5 11 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (0.96%) Log4j
7 9 (0.86%) ERwin
8 8 (0.76%) LoadRunner
8 8 (0.76%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (0.76%) TestComplete
9 7 (0.67%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.67%) Toad
10 6 (0.57%) NUnit
10 6 (0.57%) Selenium
10 6 (0.57%) WebLOAD
General
1 373 (35.63%) Finance
2 103 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 78 (7.45%) Manufacturing
4 76 (7.26%) Retail
5 59 (5.64%) Banking
6 57 (5.44%) Marketing
7 30 (2.87%) Legal
8 27 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.53%) Automotive
10 12 (1.15%) Law
11 11 (1.05%) Back Office
12 10 (0.96%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.86%) Electronics
14 8 (0.76%) Military
15 6 (0.57%) Local Government
15 6 (0.57%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.48%) Games
16 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 192 (18.34%) Analyst
2 126 (12.03%) Consultant
3 118 (11.27%) Project Manager
4 111 (10.60%) Architect
5 86 (8.21%) Developer
6 63 (6.02%) Business Analyst
7 48 (4.58%) SAP Consultant
8 37 (3.53%) Data Analyst
9 35 (3.34%) SAP QM Consultant
10 34 (3.25%) Quality Manager
10 34 (3.25%) Data Architect
11 30 (2.87%) Delivery Manager
11 30 (2.87%) Test Analyst
12 26 (2.48%) Data Manager
12 26 (2.48%) Support Engineer
13 25 (2.39%) Service Manager
14 24 (2.29%) Senior Developer
15 22 (2.10%) Infrastructure Manager
16 20 (1.91%) Programme Manager
16 20 (1.91%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (6.69%) .NET
2 56 (5.35%) XML
3 43 (4.11%) HTML
4 40 (3.82%) ASP.NET
5 38 (3.63%) J2EE
5 38 (3.63%) Web Services
6 30 (2.87%) XSLT
7 22 (2.10%) .NET Framework
8 21 (2.01%) CSS
9 19 (1.81%) Servlets
10 18 (1.72%) XSD
10 18 (1.72%) Velocity
11 16 (1.53%) JSP
12 13 (1.24%) SOAP
13 12 (1.15%) Middleware
13 12 (1.15%) WCF
14 11 (1.05%) NHibernate
14 11 (1.05%) TopLink
15 10 (0.96%) JDBC
15 10 (0.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 237 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (11.46%) Management Information System
3 66 (6.30%) Data Integration
4 32 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (1.81%) Open Source
7 18 (1.72%) Credit Risk
8 17 (1.62%) Derivative
8 17 (1.62%) User Experience
9 14 (1.34%) Reference Data
10 13 (1.24%) Life Science
11 12 (1.15%) PMI
12 11 (1.05%) Statistics
12 11 (1.05%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.96%) Economics
14 9 (0.86%) FMCG
14 9 (0.86%) Learning Management System
15 8 (0.76%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.76%) Cryptography
15 8 (0.76%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 75 (7.16%) Windows
2 69 (6.59%) Linux
3 64 (6.11%) UNIX
4 23 (2.20%) AIX
5 12 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.67%) Solaris
7 6 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.48%) Debian
9 4 (0.38%) VMS
9 4 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.19%) NetWare
11 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (31.61%) Project Management
2 168 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (14.61%) ITIL
4 152 (14.52%) PRINCE2
5 143 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 133 (12.70%) QMS
7 128 (12.23%) Risk Management
8 111 (10.60%) Data Management
9 103 (9.84%) Change Management
10 97 (9.26%) Change Control
11 90 (8.60%) Service Delivery
12 81 (7.74%) Business Analysis
13 80 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
13 80 (7.64%) Programme Management
14 74 (7.07%) Data Modelling
15 73 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
16 67 (6.40%) ETL
16 67 (6.40%) Configuration Management
17 66 (6.30%) Data Governance
18 64 (6.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 165 (15.76%) SQL
2 85 (8.12%) Java
3 56 (5.35%) JavaScript
4 55 (5.25%) C#
5 28 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 26 (2.48%) Shell Script
7 24 (2.29%) C
8 15 (1.43%) PHP
9 13 (1.24%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.05%) Korn
10 11 (1.05%) VBA
11 7 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.67%) Perl
12 6 (0.57%) R
13 5 (0.48%) Groovy
13 5 (0.48%) Scala
13 5 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.48%) C++
14 4 (0.38%) VB
14 4 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 212 (20.25%) Degree
2 95 (9.07%) Security Cleared
3 47 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 42 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 32 (3.06%) ISEB
6 27 (2.58%) PMI Certification
7 24 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 19 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (1.62%) PMP
11 13 (1.24%) ISTQB
12 12 (1.15%) CCNA
12 12 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.96%) CCNP
14 9 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.76%) MCSE
15 8 (0.76%) APMP
16 7 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
16 7 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (13.18%) QA
2 102 (9.74%) Data Quality
3 85 (8.12%) ISO 9001
4 55 (5.25%) SLA
5 34 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.34%) Solvency II
6 14 (1.34%) PCI DSS
7 11 (1.05%) ISO 9000
8 10 (0.96%) COBIT
9 7 (0.67%) TickIT
10 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.29%) GMP
12 2 (0.19%) GxP
12 2 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.19%) GAMP
12 2 (0.19%) Basel II
12 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.19%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.19%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.67%) XenApp
4 6 (0.57%) vSphere
5 4 (0.38%) NFS
5 4 (0.38%) Firmware
6 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.096%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.05%) Tivoli
3 9 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.29%) CA LISA
5 3 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.19%) Control-M
6 2 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.19%) SCCM
7 1 (0.096%) Puppet
7 1 (0.096%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.096%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 178 (17.00%) Oracle
2 151 (14.42%) SAP
3 147 (14.04%) Microsoft
4 58 (5.54%) IBM
5 45 (4.30%) Business Objects
6 30 (2.87%) HP
7 29 (2.77%) Cognos
8 28 (2.67%) Informatica
9 27 (2.58%) VMware
10 26 (2.48%) Hyperion
11 24 (2.29%) Cisco
12 14 (1.34%) Tableau
13 13 (1.24%) Fujitsu
13 13 (1.24%) F5
14 12 (1.15%) Trillium
14 12 (1.15%) Citrix
14 12 (1.15%) ATG
15 10 (0.96%) Teradata
15 10 (0.96%) Netezza
16 8 (0.76%) Siebel
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Camberley
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £68000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago