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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management
Rank 436 467 463
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 583 502 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 437 338 412
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +10.46%

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
92294 87311 92008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73847 71644 77513
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,580
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +21 540 £55,000 +10.00% 67
London +8 185 £60,000 - 20
South East -17 123 £55,000 +10.00% 11
North West +40 62 £75,000 +66.66% 5
West Midlands +14 54 £42,500 +21.42% 3
East of England -5 52 £50,000 - 10
City of London +42 45 £52,500 - 8
Berkshire +23 44 £60,000 +8.59% 3
Birmingham +12 35 £66,250 +89.28% 2
Cheshire +19 32 £75,000 +42.85% 3
Reading +18 31 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +4 31 £44,000 +25.71% 6
Yorkshire -28 29 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Hertfordshire +5 28 £37,500 -43.60% 3
Surrey -19 28 £52,500 +16.66%
Scotland +3 25 £46,000 +8.23% 8
South West -8 25 £35,750 -35.00% 5
Manchester -5 20 £75,000 +66.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 18 £50,000 +25.00% 6
West Yorkshire -24 15 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Leicestershire +20 14 £63,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 14 £32,000 - 1
Derby -4 12 £44,000 +25.71%
Derbyshire -8 12 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Watford - 12 £35,250 - 2
Kent +5 11 £60,000 - 1
Cambridge -8 11 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Edinburgh -13 11 £46,000 +10.84% 1
Leeds -23 11 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Hampshire -32 11 £65,000 -9.09% 5

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 506 (41.61%) Finance
2 365 (30.02%) Project Management
3 253 (20.81%) Degree
4 239 (19.65%) PRINCE2
4 239 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
5 227 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 189 (15.54%) Oracle
7 186 (15.30%) Management Information System
8 182 (14.97%) SQL
8 182 (14.97%) Microsoft
9 179 (14.72%) Risk Management
10 167 (13.73%) Security Cleared
11 161 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 159 (13.08%) QA
13 154 (12.66%) MS Excel
14 151 (12.42%) ITIL
15 150 (12.34%) Telecoms
16 147 (12.09%) QMS
17 146 (12.01%) Change Control
18 140 (11.51%) SAP
19 130 (10.69%) SQL Server
20 127 (10.44%) Data Management
21 123 (10.12%) Data Quality
22 120 (9.87%) Retail
23 116 (9.54%) Java
24 114 (9.38%) Programme Management
25 113 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
26 112 (9.21%) Service Delivery
27 107 (8.80%) Business Analysis
28 104 (8.55%) SC Cleared

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 64 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.04%) SAS
3 26 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.89%) Apache
5 12 (0.99%) Confluence
5 12 (0.99%) NetWeaver
6 11 (0.90%) Documentum
7 10 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.82%) IIS
8 9 (0.74%) MS Exchange
8 9 (0.74%) Alfresco
8 9 (0.74%) Liferay
9 8 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (0.66%) CMS
10 7 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.41%) LiveLink
12 5 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.41%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 154 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 74 (6.09%) MS Project
2 74 (6.09%) MS Office
3 51 (4.19%) MS Visio
4 46 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.66%) InfoPath
6 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.66%) InDesign
6 8 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (0.41%) Stata
7 5 (0.41%) SPSS
8 4 (0.33%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.25%) Simulink
10 1 (0.082%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.082%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 41 (3.37%) SAP PP
2 35 (2.88%) SAP QM
3 31 (2.55%) HFM
4 29 (2.38%) Hyperion Planning
5 13 (1.07%) SAP WM
6 12 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.74%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.66%) SAP APO
8 8 (0.66%) SAP PM
9 7 (0.58%) Summit
9 7 (0.58%) SAP SD
9 7 (0.58%) SAP MM
9 7 (0.58%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.41%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 5 (0.41%) Servitor
12 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.25%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.73%) SaaS
2 9 (0.74%) GitHub
3 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.082%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.70%) Internet
2 13 (1.07%) Intranet
3 9 (0.74%) Wireless
3 9 (0.74%) MPLS
3 9 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.66%) ATM
5 7 (0.58%) Firewall
5 7 (0.58%) SAN
5 7 (0.58%) LAN
5 7 (0.58%) VPN
6 6 (0.49%) WAN
7 5 (0.41%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.41%) FTP
7 5 (0.41%) Network Security
8 4 (0.33%) VLAN
8 4 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
8 4 (0.33%) VoIP
8 4 (0.33%) WLAN
8 4 (0.33%) H.323
8 4 (0.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.40%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 33 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (2.63%) QlikView
5 32 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 30 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 28 (2.30%) Essbase
8 27 (2.22%) MySQL
9 24 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (1.40%) DB2
12 16 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
12 16 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (0.99%) Big Data
14 12 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (0.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 26 (2.14%) Subversion
3 25 (2.06%) JIRA
4 18 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 18 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (1.48%) JMeter
5 17 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
6 13 (1.07%) Git (software)
7 12 (0.99%) TestComplete
7 12 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
7 12 (0.99%) LoadRunner
8 11 (0.90%) Ant
9 10 (0.82%) NeoLoad
9 10 (0.82%) Selenium
9 10 (0.82%) WebLOAD
9 10 (0.82%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.74%) ERwin
10 9 (0.74%) IntelliJ
10 9 (0.74%) JUnit
10 9 (0.74%) Checkstyle
General
1 506 (41.61%) Finance
2 150 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 120 (9.87%) Retail
4 76 (6.25%) Marketing
5 72 (5.92%) Banking
6 61 (5.02%) Manufacturing
7 32 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 31 (2.55%) Legal
9 20 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.56%) Automotive
11 14 (1.15%) Back Office
12 13 (1.07%) Games
13 10 (0.82%) Military
13 10 (0.82%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.74%) Electronics
15 8 (0.66%) German Language
15 8 (0.66%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.66%) Advertising
15 8 (0.66%) Billing
16 7 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 260 (21.38%) Analyst
2 170 (13.98%) Project Manager
3 138 (11.35%) Consultant
4 118 (9.70%) Business Analyst
5 105 (8.63%) Architect
6 102 (8.39%) Developer
7 60 (4.93%) Infrastructure Manager
8 55 (4.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 46 (3.78%) Senior Manager
10 39 (3.21%) Test Analyst
11 37 (3.04%) Senior Project Manager
12 36 (2.96%) SAP Consultant
13 35 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
14 34 (2.80%) Quality Manager
15 31 (2.55%) Data Analyst
16 29 (2.38%) Data Consultant
17 28 (2.30%) Service Manager
18 27 (2.22%) Java Developer
18 27 (2.22%) Team Leader
19 25 (2.06%) Hyperion Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (7.81%) .NET
2 65 (5.35%) XML
3 54 (4.44%) HTML
4 38 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 35 (2.88%) Web Services
6 32 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 32 (2.63%) CSS
7 31 (2.55%) XSLT
8 27 (2.22%) J2EE
9 20 (1.64%) Velocity
10 19 (1.56%) Spring
11 16 (1.32%) XSD
11 16 (1.32%) SOAP
12 15 (1.23%) Servlets
13 14 (1.15%) WCF
13 14 (1.15%) JSP
13 14 (1.15%) Middleware
14 11 (0.90%) TopLink
14 11 (0.90%) NHibernate
15 10 (0.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 239 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (15.30%) Management Information System
3 65 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 61 (5.02%) Data Integration
5 37 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (2.47%) Open Source
7 27 (2.22%) Credit Risk
8 22 (1.81%) Economics
9 21 (1.73%) PMI
10 20 (1.64%) Derivative
11 17 (1.40%) Life Science
12 15 (1.23%) Market Risk
12 15 (1.23%) User Experience
13 13 (1.07%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.07%) Learning Management System
14 12 (0.99%) Visualisation
15 10 (0.82%) Statistics
15 10 (0.82%) NHS
15 10 (0.82%) E-Learning
16 8 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 53 (4.36%) Linux
2 51 (4.19%) Windows
3 39 (3.21%) UNIX
4 15 (1.23%) AIX
5 9 (0.74%) Solaris
6 7 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.49%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.49%) Debian
8 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.33%) VMS
9 3 (0.25%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.082%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (30.02%) Project Management
2 239 (19.65%) PRINCE2
3 227 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (14.72%) Risk Management
5 161 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 151 (12.42%) ITIL
7 147 (12.09%) QMS
8 146 (12.01%) Change Control
9 127 (10.44%) Data Management
10 114 (9.38%) Programme Management
11 113 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
12 112 (9.21%) Service Delivery
13 107 (8.80%) Business Analysis
14 103 (8.47%) Configuration Management
15 93 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 88 (7.24%) ERP
17 81 (6.66%) Line Management
18 80 (6.58%) Data Modelling
18 80 (6.58%) Change Management
19 78 (6.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 182 (14.97%) SQL
2 116 (9.54%) Java
3 66 (5.43%) C#
4 48 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 43 (3.54%) PL/SQL
6 29 (2.38%) C
7 20 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 18 (1.48%) C++
9 17 (1.40%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.40%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.15%) PHP
11 13 (1.07%) VBA
12 11 (0.90%) Korn
13 9 (0.74%) Scala
13 9 (0.74%) Groovy
14 8 (0.66%) Perl
15 7 (0.58%) MATLAB
16 6 (0.49%) R
17 5 (0.41%) ABAP
17 5 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 253 (20.81%) Degree
2 167 (13.73%) Security Cleared
3 104 (8.55%) SC Cleared
4 87 (7.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 66 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 44 (3.62%) ISEB
7 30 (2.47%) PMI Certification
8 20 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
9 18 (1.48%) ISTQB
9 18 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (1.40%) PMP
11 16 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.07%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.99%) CCNA
15 9 (0.74%) MCSE
16 8 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.66%) CCNP
17 7 (0.58%) MCAD
17 7 (0.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (13.08%) QA
2 123 (10.12%) Data Quality
3 94 (7.73%) ISO 9001
4 49 (4.03%) SLA
5 33 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (1.48%) COBIT
7 11 (0.90%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.74%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.49%) TickIT
10 5 (0.41%) Basel II
11 4 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.33%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.25%) HL7
13 2 (0.16%) HMG Infosec
13 2 (0.16%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.16%) COSO
13 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.16%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.49%) XenApp
4 3 (0.25%) NFS
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.25%) vSphere
5 1 (0.082%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 9 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (0.58%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.33%) CA LISA
5 4 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.33%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.082%) Control-M
7 1 (0.082%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.082%) SCCM
7 1 (0.082%) Puppet
7 1 (0.082%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 189 (15.54%) Oracle
2 182 (14.97%) Microsoft
3 140 (11.51%) SAP
4 60 (4.93%) Fujitsu
5 53 (4.36%) IBM
6 40 (3.29%) Business Objects
7 39 (3.21%) Hyperion
8 35 (2.88%) HP
9 34 (2.80%) Informatica
10 28 (2.30%) VMware
11 25 (2.06%) Cisco
12 23 (1.89%) Cognos
13 19 (1.56%) Tableau
14 17 (1.40%) Talend
15 12 (0.99%) Siebel
16 11 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.90%) Atlassian
17 10 (0.82%) Netezza
17 10 (0.82%) Trillium
18 9 (0.74%) Ab Initio
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £53000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + 8k bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £72000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago