The table below looks at the statistics for Quality Management 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 Quality Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 188 154 197
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +43
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 29 60 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 1.15% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 7
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £34,500 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £84,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Quality Management
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
4438 4264 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.89% 81.83% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3680 3569 3315
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Quality Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Quality Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Quality Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Quality Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
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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
Warwickshire -1 13 £45,000 +21.62%
Birmingham -29 6 £67,500 +35.00%
Coventry - 6 £48,750 -
West Bromwich +11 3 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £44,000 -
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 27 (54.00%) SAP
2 20 (40.00%) Finance
3 18 (36.00%) Automotive
4 15 (30.00%) Validation
4 15 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 14 (28.00%) ERP
5 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
5 14 (28.00%) SAP ERP
6 12 (24.00%) Cisco UCCE
6 12 (24.00%) Cisco ICM
6 12 (24.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (24.00%) Verint
6 12 (24.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 12 (24.00%) SAP CRM
6 12 (24.00%) Cisco
6 12 (24.00%) CRM
7 11 (22.00%) VXML
7 11 (22.00%) H.323
8 10 (20.00%) Project Management
8 10 (20.00%) CCNP
8 10 (20.00%) CCIP
8 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (18.00%) MPLS
10 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
10 8 (16.00%) QA
11 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.00%) Retail
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.00%) MS Project

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 15 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (28.00%) SAP ERP
2 12 (24.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Cisco ICM
2 11 (22.00%) H.323
3 9 (18.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Automotive
3 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (14.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Trainer
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Audit Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Quality Manager
5 2 (4.00%) QA Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Trainer
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Validation
2 14 (28.00%) ERP
3 12 (24.00%) CRM
3 12 (24.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 10 (20.00%) Project Management
5 8 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.00%) SAP Security
7 4 (8.00%) Workflow
7 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.00%) CMMI
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) CCNP
1 10 (20.00%) CCIP
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.00%) APMP
3 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 12 (24.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) SAP
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco
2 12 (24.00%) Verint
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.00%) Juniper
5 2 (4.00%) Tableau
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Cognos
6 1 (2.00%) Hyland