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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 211 185 198
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs citing QMS 5 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 5
Average salary £50,750 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4444 3799 3559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.99% 78.30% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3881 3138 3102
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

QMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QMS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
(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
Staffordshire +3 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Walsall - 2 £51,500 -
Coventry -10 1 - -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (72.22%) Quality Management
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 10 (55.56%) QA
3 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) System Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Servitor
6 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB
7 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) Product Management

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Servitor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Quality Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Quality Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Quality Management
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) System Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Product Management
5 3 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 3 (16.67%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9000
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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