The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for QMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management System (QMS)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QMS 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.18% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +3.26%  

QMS is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 946 1121 1575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.19% 85.31% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 752 938 1194
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

QMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing QMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for QMS in Cheshire

QMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QMS in Cheshire.

Salary trend for QMS in Cheshire

QMS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Crewe - 2 £39,000 -
QMS
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for QMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) C
2 6 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) GPRS
2 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) Firmware
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) Telematics
2 6 (66.67%) CAN bus
2 6 (66.67%) Internet of Things
3 3 (33.33%) MVVM
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) OO

QMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 6 (66.67%) GPRS
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) CAN bus
1 6 (66.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Telematics
3 3 (33.33%) MVVM
3 3 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Firmware