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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Management System (QMS)
Rank 228 211 222
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing QMS 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
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
5109 4624 4647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.89% 86.92% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4017 3825 3901
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Birmingham -28 4 - - 1
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £62,500 -
QMS
England

QMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Quality Management
3 13 (43.33%) WinForms
3 13 (43.33%) TDD
3 13 (43.33%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) .NET
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (43.33%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) WPF
4 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 8 (26.67%) MS Office
5 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
7 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
8 5 (16.67%) OOP
8 5 (16.67%) MVVM
8 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 5 (16.67%) Degree
8 5 (16.67%) QA
8 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
9 4 (13.33%) Coaching
9 4 (13.33%) SDLC
9 4 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (13.33%) COBIT
9 4 (13.33%) Manual 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 8 (26.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (13.33%) Automotive
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (23.33%) C# WPF Developer
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Developer
1 7 (23.33%) WinForms Developer
1 7 (23.33%) WPF Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Manual Tester
4 4 (13.33%) QA Manual Tester
4 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Software QA Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
1 13 (43.33%) WinForms
1 13 (43.33%) WPF
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) PMI
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Quality Management
2 13 (43.33%) OO
2 13 (43.33%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) MVVM
5 5 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (13.33%) Coaching
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (16.67%) QA
3 4 (13.33%) COBIT
4 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Citrix
1 2 (6.67%) Dell
1 2 (6.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) NetApp
1 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
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