The table below looks at the statistics for QMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 226 223 208
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing QMS 8 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.087% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.10% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 16
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £40,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £61,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5097 4985 4594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.28% 87.07% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4012 4058 3808
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing QMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

QMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

QMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

QMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

QMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

QMS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

QMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +5 5 £40,000 -
Birmingham -16 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £45,000 -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing QMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for QMS.

1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) OO
2 15 (51.72%) WinForms
2 15 (51.72%) TDD
2 15 (51.72%) WPF
3 14 (48.28%) Quality Management
4 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
4 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
4 10 (34.48%) MS Office
5 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
5 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
6 7 (24.14%) ITIL
6 7 (24.14%) COBIT
7 6 (20.69%) QA
7 6 (20.69%) MVVM
7 6 (20.69%) OOP
7 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.79%) ISEB
8 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
8 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (13.79%) Software Testing

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
1 8 (27.59%) C# WPF Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Developer
1 8 (27.59%) WinForms Developer
1 8 (27.59%) WPF Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Technical Leader
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Quality Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Manual Tester
5 4 (13.79%) QA Manual Tester
5 4 (13.79%) QA Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Software QA Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Software Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
1 15 (51.72%) WinForms
1 15 (51.72%) WPF
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
2 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) OO
1 15 (51.72%) TDD
2 14 (48.28%) Quality Management
3 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
4 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
5 7 (24.14%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) MVVM
6 6 (20.69%) OOP
7 4 (13.79%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (13.79%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Facilities Management
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) COBIT
2 6 (20.69%) QA
3 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
3 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Citrix
1 2 (6.90%) Dell
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) NetApp
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
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