Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 612 621 600
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 530 626 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 344 452 529
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -3.93%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,875 £77,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -3.05%

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 123,082 148,599 153,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.06% 91.86% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 97,702 119,673 124,331
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,375 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019. 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 -28 151 £60,000 -7.69% 28
South East +28 128 £57,500 +6.98% 18
South West +51 85 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Midlands +50 66 £55,000 -4.35% 10
North of England -3 52 £41,250 -8.33% 22
West Midlands +30 47 £55,000 -2.22% 4
East of England +90 43 £60,000 +33.33% 15
North West +6 26 £42,500 -5.56% 11
Yorkshire +6 24 £35,149 -29.70% 5
East Midlands +31 19 £60,000 +26.32% 6
North East +18 2 £53,000 -7.83% 6
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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.

1 210 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (29.62%) Data Quality
3 156 (29.43%) Finance
4 125 (23.58%) Data Management
5 108 (20.38%) Project Management
6 96 (18.11%) Analytics
7 92 (17.36%) QMS
8 90 (16.98%) Data Modelling
9 85 (16.04%) Degree
10 84 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 79 (14.91%) Oracle
12 75 (14.15%) Microsoft
13 72 (13.58%) PRINCE2
14 71 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
15 70 (13.21%) SAP
16 69 (13.02%) Management Information System
17 68 (12.83%) SQL Server
18 67 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
18 67 (12.64%) Data Governance
19 66 (12.45%) SQL
19 66 (12.45%) Risk Management
20 62 (11.70%) QA
21 60 (11.32%) Security Cleared
22 59 (11.13%) Microsoft Excel
23 56 (10.57%) Linux
24 55 (10.38%) IBM
24 55 (10.38%) Decision-Making
25 54 (10.19%) Migration
26 53 (10.00%) Banking
27 52 (9.81%) Change Management

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 19 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.02%) IIS
3 14 (2.64%) Apache Spark
4 13 (2.45%) Confluence
5 7 (1.32%) JBoss
5 7 (1.32%) SAS
5 7 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.94%) MTS
7 3 (0.57%) Apache
7 3 (0.57%) Documentum
7 3 (0.57%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.19%) CMS
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (11.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.26%) SAP MM
2 10 (1.89%) SAP QM
3 9 (1.70%) SAP ERP
4 8 (1.51%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (1.32%) iTrent
6 6 (1.13%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.57%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.19%) SAP EWM
9 1 (0.19%) SAP GTS
9 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.19%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.66%) SaaS
3 14 (2.64%) PaaS
4 13 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.94%) IaaS
6 5 (0.94%) Office 365
7 3 (0.57%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.45%) Firewall
2 12 (2.26%) RS-232
3 11 (2.08%) LAN
3 11 (2.08%) RS-485
3 11 (2.08%) WAN
4 9 (1.70%) VLAN
5 8 (1.51%) Internet
6 6 (1.13%) DNS
6 6 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.75%) ADSL
7 4 (0.75%) Broadband
7 4 (0.75%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.75%) MPLS
7 4 (0.75%) PBX
8 3 (0.57%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.38%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.38%) DMZ
9 2 (0.38%) Skype
9 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.74%) Big Data
3 36 (6.79%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.04%) RDBMS
5 28 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.58%) GIS
7 14 (2.64%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.26%) Apache Hive
9 11 (2.08%) Apache Kudu
9 11 (2.08%) HBase
9 11 (2.08%) Impala
9 11 (2.08%) Sqoop
10 7 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.32%) DB2
11 6 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.94%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.57%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (6.42%) JIRA
2 25 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.83%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (2.26%) Maven
5 10 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.51%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.32%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 7 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.13%) ERwin
9 6 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.13%) Subversion
10 5 (0.94%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.75%) Redmine
12 3 (0.57%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.38%) JMeter
General
1 156 (29.43%) Finance
2 53 (10.00%) Banking
3 37 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 33 (6.23%) Manufacturing
5 27 (5.09%) Law
6 24 (4.53%) Electronics
6 24 (4.53%) Local Government
7 14 (2.64%) Automotive
8 13 (2.45%) Back Office
8 13 (2.45%) French Language
8 13 (2.45%) German Language
9 11 (2.08%) Retail
10 10 (1.89%) Marketing
11 9 (1.70%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.32%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.75%) Legal
15 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.38%) Military
16 2 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 96 (18.11%) Analyst
2 56 (10.57%) Consultant
3 48 (9.06%) Data Analyst
4 36 (6.79%) Data Manager
5 31 (5.85%) Quality Manager
6 29 (5.47%) Architect
6 29 (5.47%) Software Engineer
7 28 (5.28%) Project Manager
8 24 (4.53%) Business Analyst
8 24 (4.53%) Embedded Engineer
8 24 (4.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 24 (4.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 24 (4.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 23 (4.34%) Delivery Manager
10 18 (3.40%) Data Quality Manager
11 17 (3.21%) Business Change Consultant
11 17 (3.21%) Developer
11 17 (3.21%) Project Management Consultant
12 16 (3.02%) Management Consultant
13 15 (2.83%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.66%) Web Services
2 15 (2.83%) Spring
3 13 (2.45%) HTML
4 12 (2.26%) Node.js
5 11 (2.08%) CSS
5 11 (2.08%) HTML5
6 10 (1.89%) .NET
7 9 (1.70%) .NET Core
7 9 (1.70%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.70%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (1.70%) Entity Framework
7 9 (1.70%) jQuery
7 9 (1.70%) NHibernate
7 9 (1.70%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (1.32%) Hibernate
8 7 (1.32%) Middleware
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.02%) Management Information System
2 48 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.23%) Driving Licence
4 18 (3.40%) Fibre Optics
5 16 (3.02%) Reference Data
6 15 (2.83%) Public Cloud
6 15 (2.83%) Robotics
7 11 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.70%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.51%) User Experience
10 7 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.75%) NHS
14 3 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.57%) Life Science
14 3 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.57%) Linux
2 36 (6.79%) Windows
3 21 (3.96%) Unix
4 13 (2.45%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.32%) Solaris
6 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.19%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (23.58%) Data Management
3 108 (20.38%) Project Management
4 96 (18.11%) Analytics
5 92 (17.36%) QMS
6 90 (16.98%) Data Modelling
7 84 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 72 (13.58%) PRINCE2
9 71 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
10 67 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 67 (12.64%) Data Governance
11 66 (12.45%) Risk Management
12 55 (10.38%) Decision-Making
13 54 (10.19%) Migration
14 52 (9.81%) Change Management
14 52 (9.81%) ITIL
14 52 (9.81%) Metadata Management
14 52 (9.81%) SDLC
15 48 (9.06%) Change Control
16 47 (8.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (12.45%) SQL
2 52 (9.81%) C
3 43 (8.11%) Java
4 34 (6.42%) C#
5 24 (4.53%) JavaScript
6 21 (3.96%) C++
6 21 (3.96%) Python
7 16 (3.02%) Shell Script
8 14 (2.64%) Scala
9 12 (2.26%) Embedded C
10 11 (2.08%) Embedded C++
11 10 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.89%) VBA
12 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.70%) VBScript
13 7 (1.32%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.13%) PHP
15 5 (0.94%) ABAP
16 3 (0.57%) Groovy
16 3 (0.57%) SQR
Qualifications
1 85 (16.04%) Degree
2 60 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 30 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.83%) CISSP
6 14 (2.64%) CISM
7 13 (2.45%) CISA
8 12 (2.26%) IISP
9 9 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 7 (1.32%) CCSP
10 7 (1.32%) CLAS
10 7 (1.32%) CREST Certified
10 7 (1.32%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.32%) ISEB
10 7 (1.32%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.13%) MCSE
11 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.94%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (29.62%) Data Quality
2 62 (11.70%) QA
3 39 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (7.17%) ISO 9001
5 36 (6.79%) GDPR
6 19 (3.58%) ISO 22301
7 17 (3.21%) PMO
8 15 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (2.26%) PCI DSS
10 8 (1.51%) IEC 62304
10 8 (1.51%) NIST
11 7 (1.32%) ISAE 3402
11 7 (1.32%) ISO 31000
11 7 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 6 (1.13%) COBIT
12 6 (1.13%) SLA
13 5 (0.94%) MISRA
14 4 (0.75%) ISO 26262
14 4 (0.75%) JTAG
15 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 12 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (2.08%) HDFS
3 7 (1.32%) ISA Server
3 7 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.57%) Docker
5 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.38%) Firmware
7 1 (0.19%) ACF2
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 24 (4.53%) Puppet
2 12 (2.26%) IBM Guardium
2 12 (2.26%) Nessus
3 11 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (2.08%) Oozie
4 7 (1.32%) HP ALM
4 7 (1.32%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 5 (0.94%) Ansible
5 5 (0.94%) OSSEC
6 4 (0.75%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.38%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.38%) Rancher
7 2 (0.38%) Salt
7 2 (0.38%) Terraform
8 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 79 (14.91%) Oracle
2 75 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 70 (13.21%) SAP
4 55 (10.38%) IBM
5 43 (8.11%) Informatica
6 24 (4.53%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (4.34%) Capita
8 19 (3.58%) Cisco
9 14 (2.64%) Splunk
10 12 (2.26%) ArcSight
10 12 (2.26%) Barracuda Networks
10 12 (2.26%) Centrify
10 12 (2.26%) McAfee
10 12 (2.26%) Qualys
10 12 (2.26%) Tripwire
11 8 (1.51%) HP
11 8 (1.51%) Siebel
11 8 (1.51%) Tableau
12 7 (1.32%) Imperva
12 7 (1.32%) Trend Micro