Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 641 623 557
Rank change year-on-year -18 -66 +60
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 557 589 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 438 473 727
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -2.86% -5.83%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.96% -2.86% -4.55%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 148,691 147,625 175,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.89% 89.53% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 121,587 122,608 146,638
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in England

Quality Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in England

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in England

Quality Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the England region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -44 199 £58,750 +6.82% 31
South East -30 125 £45,000 -14.29% 32
North of England +26 96 £43,000 +1.18% 27
North West +14 64 £41,500 -2.35% 13
Midlands +1 55 £47,500 +13.10% 26
South West +28 53 £45,000 -14.29% 8
West Midlands +5 41 £47,500 +21.02% 16
East of England -3 28 £50,000 -1.96% 13
North East -3 17 £45,000 -40.00% 3
Yorkshire +2 15 £40,000 -1.23% 11
East Midlands -3 14 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Quality Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 179 (32.14%) Finance
2 132 (23.70%) Degree
3 125 (22.44%) QMS
4 119 (21.36%) Microsoft
5 115 (20.65%) Project Management
6 110 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (19.21%) SQL
8 89 (15.98%) Risk Management
9 81 (14.54%) PRINCE2
10 80 (14.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 79 (14.18%) Management Information System
12 73 (13.11%) ITIL
13 72 (12.93%) QA
14 71 (12.75%) SAP
14 71 (12.75%) ISO 9001
15 69 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (12.21%) Security Cleared
17 65 (11.67%) Process Management
18 64 (11.49%) SQL Server
19 63 (11.31%) Software Engineering
20 62 (11.13%) Data Management
21 58 (10.41%) JavaScript
21 58 (10.41%) Data Quality
21 58 (10.41%) User Experience
22 57 (10.23%) Process Improvement
22 57 (10.23%) Legal
23 56 (10.05%) Business Continuity
24 54 (9.69%) Change Management
24 54 (9.69%) Analytics
25 52 (9.34%) Business Analysis

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.31%) CMS
3 20 (3.59%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.41%) WebSphere Portal
5 16 (2.87%) EPiServer
5 16 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.26%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.90%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.72%) Documentum
9 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.54%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.54%) Confluence
10 3 (0.54%) IIS
10 3 (0.54%) JBoss
10 3 (0.54%) SAS
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (5.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.90%) Doxygen
6 5 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.36%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (6.28%) SAP QM
2 20 (3.59%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (3.59%) SAP MM
3 16 (2.87%) Eloqua
3 16 (2.87%) SAP SCM
4 12 (2.15%) SAP PP
4 12 (2.15%) SAP WM
5 9 (1.62%) SAP ERP
6 6 (1.08%) SAP GTS
6 6 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.72%) SAP APO
8 3 (0.54%) iTrent
9 2 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.36%) Maximo
9 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.18%) Magento
10 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (5.75%) SaaS
4 16 (2.87%) npm
5 8 (1.44%) IaaS
5 8 (1.44%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (0.72%) GitHub
7 3 (0.54%) Office 365
8 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.36%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.18%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.08%) Firewall
1 6 (1.08%) SMS
2 4 (0.72%) LAN
2 4 (0.72%) WAN
2 4 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.54%) DNS
3 3 (0.54%) Internet
3 3 (0.54%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.54%) VPN
4 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.36%) DHCP
4 2 (0.36%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.36%) SAN
5 1 (0.18%) ADSL
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) MPLS
5 1 (0.18%) PBX
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) VLAN
5 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.77%) GIS
4 21 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 20 (3.59%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (2.87%) Couchbase
7 13 (2.33%) Big Data
7 13 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.44%) QlikView
8 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.26%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.08%) Power BI
10 6 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.31%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.13%) Selenium
3 23 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (3.59%) TeamCity
5 19 (3.41%) Protractor
6 16 (2.87%) Bower
6 16 (2.87%) gulp
6 16 (2.87%) Karma Test Runner
6 16 (2.87%) Mocha
6 16 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (2.87%) Sinon.JS
7 11 (1.97%) JIRA
8 10 (1.80%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.62%) Subversion
10 6 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.90%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.54%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.54%) VectorCAST
12 3 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 179 (32.14%) Finance
2 57 (10.23%) Legal
3 50 (8.98%) Marketing
4 43 (7.72%) Manufacturing
5 37 (6.64%) Retail
6 21 (3.77%) Advertising
6 21 (3.77%) Banking
7 15 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (2.51%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.97%) Electronics
10 10 (1.80%) Back Office
11 8 (1.44%) Automotive
12 7 (1.26%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.26%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.26%) Law
13 4 (0.72%) Games
13 4 (0.72%) Military
14 2 (0.36%) Billing
14 2 (0.36%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (17.77%) Analyst
2 59 (10.59%) Developer
3 46 (8.26%) Business Analyst
4 44 (7.90%) Architect
5 42 (7.54%) Project Manager
6 41 (7.36%) Consultant
7 32 (5.75%) Business Manager
8 27 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
9 24 (4.31%) Data Analyst
9 24 (4.31%) Technical Manager
10 22 (3.95%) Business Analysis Manager
10 22 (3.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 19 (3.41%) Quality Manager
11 19 (3.41%) Tester
12 18 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (3.05%) HTML Developer
13 17 (3.05%) Java Engineer
14 16 (2.87%) Development Engineer
14 16 (2.87%) EPiServer Developer
14 16 (2.87%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.16%) HTML
2 49 (8.80%) CSS
3 46 (8.26%) AngularJS
4 37 (6.64%) .NET
5 33 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 32 (5.75%) Web Services
7 30 (5.39%) XML
8 29 (5.21%) jQuery
9 26 (4.67%) HTML5
10 23 (4.13%) React
11 22 (3.95%) CSS3
11 22 (3.95%) J2EE
12 21 (3.77%) RESTful
13 19 (3.41%) JSF
14 18 (3.23%) Node.js
15 16 (2.87%) Backbone.js
15 16 (2.87%) Ember.js
15 16 (2.87%) Gherkin
15 16 (2.87%) LESS
15 16 (2.87%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 79 (14.18%) Management Information System
2 69 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (10.41%) User Experience
4 24 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.59%) Life Science
6 18 (3.23%) PMI
7 16 (2.87%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.62%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.44%) CMDB
10 8 (1.44%) EPoS
10 8 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.44%) NHS
10 8 (1.44%) Robotics
10 8 (1.44%) Tandem
10 8 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.08%) CESG
12 6 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.16%) Windows
2 25 (4.49%) Windows Server
3 21 (3.77%) Linux
4 9 (1.62%) Android
4 9 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.26%) FreeRTOS
6 5 (0.90%) SafeRTOS
6 5 (0.90%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 3 (0.54%) Unix
8 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) HPUX
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (22.44%) QMS
2 115 (20.65%) Project Management
3 110 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (15.98%) Risk Management
5 81 (14.54%) PRINCE2
6 80 (14.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 73 (13.11%) ITIL
8 65 (11.67%) Process Management
9 63 (11.31%) Software Engineering
10 62 (11.13%) Data Management
11 57 (10.23%) Process Improvement
12 56 (10.05%) Business Continuity
13 54 (9.69%) Analytics
13 54 (9.69%) Change Management
14 52 (9.34%) Business Analysis
15 51 (9.16%) DevOps
16 50 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (8.26%) Test Automation
18 43 (7.72%) Migration
19 42 (7.54%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 107 (19.21%) SQL
2 58 (10.41%) JavaScript
3 50 (8.98%) C
3 50 (8.98%) Java
4 28 (5.03%) Python
5 25 (4.49%) C#
6 21 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.26%) C++
8 3 (0.54%) Embedded C
8 3 (0.54%) R
8 3 (0.54%) Scala
8 3 (0.54%) VBA
9 2 (0.36%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.36%) PHP
9 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.18%) Perl
10 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 132 (23.70%) Degree
2 68 (12.21%) Security Cleared
3 45 (8.08%) ISEB
3 45 (8.08%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.13%) DV Cleared
5 21 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (3.41%) ISTQB
6 19 (3.41%) PMI Certification
7 18 (3.23%) MCSA
7 18 (3.23%) MCSE
8 14 (2.51%) CEH
9 12 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (1.97%) APMP
10 11 (1.97%) HNC
11 8 (1.44%) CISA
11 8 (1.44%) CISM
11 8 (1.44%) CISSP
11 8 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.08%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (12.93%) QA
2 71 (12.75%) ISO 9001
3 58 (10.41%) Data Quality
4 44 (7.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (6.82%) PMO
6 36 (6.46%) SLA
7 26 (4.67%) GDPR
8 23 (4.13%) ISO 14001
9 15 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (2.15%) ISO 13485
11 11 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 7 (1.26%) COBIT
12 7 (1.26%) GMP
13 6 (1.08%) COSHH
13 6 (1.08%) IEC 62304
13 6 (1.08%) JSP 440
13 6 (1.08%) MISRA
13 6 (1.08%) MISRA C
14 5 (0.90%) DO-178B
14 5 (0.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) HDFS
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (2.33%) SCCM
2 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.90%) Puppet
3 4 (0.72%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.54%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.18%) Ansible
6 1 (0.18%) MOM
6 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.18%) SCSM
6 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 119 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 71 (12.75%) SAP
3 49 (8.80%) Oracle
4 22 (3.95%) IBM
5 19 (3.41%) Fujitsu
6 16 (2.87%) Marketo
6 16 (2.87%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.15%) Pega
8 11 (1.97%) Alias
9 8 (1.44%) Reuters
9 8 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.44%) webMethods
10 7 (1.26%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.08%) Apple
11 6 (1.08%) EMC
12 5 (0.90%) Informatica
12 5 (0.90%) Symantec
12 5 (0.90%) VMware
13 4 (0.72%) Ariba
13 4 (0.72%) Cognizant