Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Quality Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Quality Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 190 164
Rank change year-on-year +13 -26 -18
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 20 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.52% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.59% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 12
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,225 £41,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £83,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £39,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year +33.76% -15.59% -10.58%

Quality Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3494 4238 3403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.21% 89.03% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2737 3097 2850
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Birmingham

Quality Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in Birmingham

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Quality Management 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) QMS
3 6 (30.00%) ISO 13485
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (20.00%) Life Science
5 4 (20.00%) MISRA C
5 4 (20.00%) MISRA
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (20.00%) IEC 62304
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) Doxygen
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 3 (15.00%) Facilities Management
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Doxygen
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) VectorCAST
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Data Compliance Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Quality Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Quality Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Life Science
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) CCTV
4 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) QMS
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) Facilities Management
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
1 4 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 13485
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (25.00%) QA
3 4 (20.00%) IEC 62304
3 4 (20.00%) MISRA
3 4 (20.00%) MISRA C
4 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (10.00%) ISO 14001
4 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Teradata