Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 600 588 634
Rank change year-on-year -12 +46 -20
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 603 700 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 407 539 569
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -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 139,739 150,680 163,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.07% 91.56% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112,134 119,743 137,432
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +6 252 £65,000 +8.33% 19
South East +32 158 £62,500 +14.68% 27
North of England -21 77 £45,000 +1.12% 32
South West +14 45 £62,500 +31.58% 11
Midlands -19 42 £53,000 +0.95% 23
North West -15 39 £40,000 +14.29% 20
Yorkshire +32 36 £45,000 -3.23% 4
East of England +34 32 £45,000 -10.00% 13
West Midlands -14 31 £45,750 -12.86% 16
East Midlands -8 8 £55,000 - 7
North East -31 2 £70,000 +22.81% 8
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 189 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (29.52%) Finance
3 146 (24.21%) Degree
4 125 (20.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 123 (20.40%) Project Management
6 119 (19.73%) QMS
7 118 (19.57%) SQL
8 113 (18.74%) SQL Server
9 111 (18.41%) Microsoft
10 108 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
11 106 (17.58%) Data Quality
12 101 (16.75%) Oracle
13 98 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 98 (16.25%) Performance Management
14 94 (15.59%) Management Information System
15 93 (15.42%) .NET
16 89 (14.76%) Analytics
16 89 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
17 88 (14.59%) QA
18 84 (13.93%) Software Engineering
19 77 (12.77%) Data Management
19 77 (12.77%) SAP
20 74 (12.27%) PRINCE2
21 68 (11.28%) Amazon AWS
22 67 (11.11%) Marketing
23 65 (10.78%) Git (software)
24 63 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
24 63 (10.45%) User Experience
24 63 (10.45%) DevOps
24 63 (10.45%) ITIL

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 45 (7.46%) CMS
2 44 (7.30%) EPiServer
2 44 (7.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 22 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.33%) SAS
5 5 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.83%) IIS
5 5 (0.83%) Liferay
5 5 (0.83%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.66%) Confluence
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Tornado
8 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (6.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (3.98%) MS Visio
5 19 (3.15%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.66%) Doxygen
7 3 (0.50%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.50%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.50%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.33%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.33%) SPSS
9 1 (0.17%) InVision
9 1 (0.17%) Simulink
9 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 44 (7.30%) Eloqua
2 17 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (2.32%) SAP MM
4 13 (2.16%) SAP QM
5 12 (1.99%) SAP FI
6 9 (1.49%) SAP PP
6 9 (1.49%) SAP SD
7 8 (1.33%) SAP GTS
7 8 (1.33%) SAP SCM
7 8 (1.33%) TrackWise
8 6 (1.00%) SAP CO
8 6 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.83%) Hyperion Planning
9 5 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.50%) Infor M3
10 3 (0.50%) SAP PM
10 3 (0.50%) SAP R/3
11 2 (0.33%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.28%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (7.30%) npm
4 12 (1.99%) SaaS
5 11 (1.82%) Office 365
6 7 (1.16%) PaaS
6 7 (1.16%) Veeva
7 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.50%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.33%) IaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
9 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.00%) Internet
1 6 (1.00%) WAN
2 5 (0.83%) LAN
2 5 (0.83%) RS-232
3 4 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (0.66%) Firewall
3 4 (0.66%) Modbus
3 4 (0.66%) PPP
3 4 (0.66%) Profibus
3 4 (0.66%) RS-422
3 4 (0.66%) RS-485
3 4 (0.66%) SAN
3 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.50%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.50%) WLAN
5 2 (0.33%) Network Security
5 2 (0.33%) SMS
5 2 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (18.74%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.79%) MongoDB
3 44 (7.30%) Couchbase
3 44 (7.30%) NoSQL
4 43 (7.13%) Relational Database
5 41 (6.80%) RDBMS
6 39 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (4.81%) Big Data
8 29 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (4.64%) SAP Data Services
10 22 (3.65%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (3.65%) GIS
10 22 (3.65%) Oracle Database
11 20 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (3.15%) PowerCenter
13 18 (2.99%) QualityStage
14 12 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.82%) QlikView
16 9 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 65 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 56 (9.29%) Visual Studio
3 51 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (8.13%) Selenium
5 47 (7.79%) TeamCity
6 45 (7.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 44 (7.30%) Bower
7 44 (7.30%) gulp
7 44 (7.30%) Karma Test Runner
7 44 (7.30%) Mocha
7 44 (7.30%) Protractor
7 44 (7.30%) Sinon.JS
8 17 (2.82%) JIRA
9 16 (2.65%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.66%) ERwin
11 9 (1.49%) PowerDesigner
12 8 (1.33%) Android Studio
12 8 (1.33%) Gradle
13 6 (1.00%) Maven
13 6 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 178 (29.52%) Finance
2 67 (11.11%) Marketing
3 44 (7.30%) Advertising
4 43 (7.13%) Retail
5 40 (6.63%) Telecoms
6 33 (5.47%) Banking
7 25 (4.15%) Manufacturing
7 25 (4.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (2.16%) Back Office
9 12 (1.99%) Legal
10 11 (1.82%) Electronics
11 9 (1.49%) French Language
12 8 (1.33%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.33%) German Language
13 7 (1.16%) Law
14 6 (1.00%) Automotive
14 6 (1.00%) Military
14 6 (1.00%) Publishing
15 5 (0.83%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (16.09%) Analyst
2 85 (14.10%) Developer
3 56 (9.29%) IT Manager
4 54 (8.96%) Project Manager
5 46 (7.63%) .NET Developer
6 45 (7.46%) Consultant
7 32 (5.31%) Business Analyst
8 30 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement Manager
9 28 (4.64%) Architect
10 25 (4.15%) Data Analyst
11 18 (2.99%) Project Leader
11 18 (2.99%) Software Engineer
12 17 (2.82%) IT Analyst
12 17 (2.82%) Senior Consultant
13 16 (2.65%) ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (2.49%) Test Manager
15 14 (2.32%) Digital Project Manager
15 14 (2.32%) Java Developer
15 14 (2.32%) Quality Manager
15 14 (2.32%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (15.42%) .NET
2 56 (9.29%) AngularJS
3 53 (8.79%) Web Services
4 50 (8.29%) HTML
5 49 (8.13%) CSS
6 46 (7.63%) HTML5
6 46 (7.63%) RESTful
7 45 (7.46%) jQuery
8 44 (7.30%) Backbone.js
8 44 (7.30%) Chai
8 44 (7.30%) CSS3
8 44 (7.30%) Ember.js
8 44 (7.30%) Gherkin
8 44 (7.30%) LESS
8 44 (7.30%) MEAN Stack
8 44 (7.30%) Sass
8 44 (7.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (5.14%) XML
10 23 (3.81%) ASP.NET
11 14 (2.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.59%) Management Information System
2 89 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (10.45%) User Experience
4 46 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 44 (7.30%) Cloud Native
6 27 (4.48%) Driving Licence
7 22 (3.65%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.65%) PMI
8 17 (2.82%) Life Science
8 17 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (2.65%) Fintech
10 15 (2.49%) Data Structures
11 13 (2.16%) NHS
12 12 (1.99%) LIMS
12 12 (1.99%) Robotics
13 7 (1.16%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.16%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.00%) Linked Data
14 6 (1.00%) Semantic Web
15 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.97%) Windows
2 30 (4.98%) Linux
3 12 (1.99%) Unix
4 9 (1.49%) Android
5 7 (1.16%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.83%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.66%) CentOS
7 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.66%) Solaris
8 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (20.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 123 (20.40%) Project Management
4 119 (19.73%) QMS
5 108 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
6 98 (16.25%) Performance Management
6 98 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (14.76%) Analytics
8 84 (13.93%) Software Engineering
9 77 (12.77%) Data Management
10 74 (12.27%) PRINCE2
11 63 (10.45%) DevOps
11 63 (10.45%) ITIL
12 59 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
13 58 (9.62%) TDD
14 57 (9.45%) Scrum
15 55 (9.12%) Change Management
16 54 (8.96%) Content Management
16 54 (8.96%) Web Application Development
17 51 (8.46%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 118 (19.57%) SQL
2 63 (10.45%) C#
3 57 (9.45%) Java
4 56 (9.29%) JavaScript
5 35 (5.80%) C
6 22 (3.65%) Python
7 16 (2.65%) C++
8 11 (1.82%) VB
9 8 (1.33%) ABAP
9 8 (1.33%) Perl
9 8 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.00%) R
11 5 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.83%) PHP
12 4 (0.66%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.66%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.66%) Go
12 4 (0.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 146 (24.21%) Degree
2 44 (7.30%) SAFe Agilist
2 44 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.15%) ISEB
3 25 (4.15%) PMI Certification
4 23 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 23 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 20 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (2.49%) DV Cleared
6 15 (2.49%) PMP
7 9 (1.49%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.83%) CISA
10 5 (0.83%) CISM
10 5 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.83%) MCSE
10 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.66%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (17.58%) Data Quality
2 88 (14.59%) QA
3 43 (7.13%) PMO
4 33 (5.47%) ISO 9001
5 28 (4.64%) GDPR
6 26 (4.31%) SLA
7 25 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (1.49%) GxP
9 8 (1.33%) GAMP
10 7 (1.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 7 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 7 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (1.00%) ISO 13485
12 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.66%) DICOM
14 3 (0.50%) DO-178B
14 3 (0.50%) Government Security Classifications
14 3 (0.50%) ISO 22301
14 3 (0.50%) ISO 9000
14 3 (0.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.16%) Docker
4 4 (0.66%) GlusterFS
4 4 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Ansible
1 5 (0.83%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (0.66%) Nessus
2 4 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (0.66%) SCCM
2 4 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.50%) Puppet
4 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) OSSEC
4 2 (0.33%) Salt
4 2 (0.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 111 (18.41%) Microsoft
2 101 (16.75%) Oracle
3 77 (12.77%) SAP
4 52 (8.62%) IBM
5 44 (7.30%) Marketo
5 44 (7.30%) Sitecore
6 40 (6.63%) ServiceNow
7 37 (6.14%) Alias
8 33 (5.47%) Informatica
9 32 (5.31%) Trillium
10 25 (4.15%) Dynatrace
11 22 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (2.49%) VMware
13 8 (1.33%) Adobe
13 8 (1.33%) Centrify
13 8 (1.33%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.16%) HP
15 6 (1.00%) Cisco
15 6 (1.00%) Sun
16 5 (0.83%) EMC