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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 204 185 204
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing QMS 6 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.45% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.56% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
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
4371 4316 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.86% 81.77% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 3627 3354
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 29 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Warwickshire -22 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 £70,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
3 3 (21.43%) CMMI
3 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt

QMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (7.14%) EDMS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Programmer
1 5 (35.71%) Team Leader
1 5 (35.71%) Development Team Leader
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Team Leader
1 5 (35.71%) Software Development Team Leader
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Leader
1 5 (35.71%) Software Programmer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Team Leader
1 5 (35.71%) C# Programmer
1 5 (35.71%) Lead Programmer
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle HRMS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle HR Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
1 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) OO
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) TDD
1 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
2 3 (21.43%) CMMI
3 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opsview
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle