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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Management
Rank 185 150 194
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +44
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 33 49 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.99% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 2
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.49% +18.23%
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
4349 4014 3845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.30% 80.91% 77.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3628 3334 3229
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 -2 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Birmingham -30 10 £68,750 +37.50%
Coventry - 9 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -4 3 £44,000 +91.30%
West Bromwich +6 1 - -
Quality Management
England

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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 25 (53.19%) SAP
2 17 (36.17%) Finance
3 16 (34.04%) Automotive
4 13 (27.66%) Validation
5 12 (25.53%) Manufacturing
5 12 (25.53%) SAP CRM
5 12 (25.53%) CRM
5 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
5 12 (25.53%) ERP
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco ICM
5 12 (25.53%) SAP ERP
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco UCCE
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (25.53%) Verint
5 12 (25.53%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 11 (23.40%) VXML
6 11 (23.40%) H.323
7 10 (21.28%) CCNP
7 10 (21.28%) CCIP
7 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (21.28%) QA
7 10 (21.28%) Degree
8 9 (19.15%) MPLS
9 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
9 8 (17.02%) Project Management
10 7 (14.89%) Retail
11 6 (12.77%) MS Project
11 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.77%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) SAP CRM
1 12 (25.53%) SAP ERP
2 2 (4.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco ICM
2 11 (23.40%) H.323
3 9 (19.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Automotive
3 12 (25.53%) Manufacturing
4 7 (14.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Specialist
2 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Developer
4 3 (6.38%) QA Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Trainer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Trainer
5 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Audit Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Quality Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (4.26%) IT Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.13%) PMI
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Validation
2 12 (25.53%) CRM
2 12 (25.53%) ERP
2 12 (25.53%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.02%) Project Management
4 6 (12.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.51%) SAP Security
5 4 (8.51%) Workflow
5 4 (8.51%) CMMI
6 3 (6.38%) Change Management
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) QMS
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.26%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CCNP
1 10 (21.28%) CCIP
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco UCCE
1 12 (25.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) SAP
2 12 (25.53%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) Verint
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Juniper
4 2 (4.26%) Tableau
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Cognos
5 1 (2.13%) Hyland