The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.46% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.90% +4.76%  

Quality Management 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%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in Cheshire

Quality Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in Cheshire

Quality Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management 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
Warrington - 3 - -
Quality Management
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Human Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
4 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (22.22%) Compliance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) ACCA
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
4 2 (22.22%) PMP
4 2 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) QiCA
4 2 (22.22%) CIMA
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT

Quality Management
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:

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Auditor
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001 Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Compliance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Human Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
2 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (22.22%) ACCA
2 2 (22.22%) CIMA
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001