Period
to 27 November 2020

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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 558 603 638
Rank change year-on-year +45 +35 -28
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 143 494 562
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 99 357 392
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +15.38%

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 46,612 115,453 138,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.32% 92.20% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39,007 92,238 111,656
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £29,650
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in England

Quality Management
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Quality Management in England.

Salary trend for Quality Management in England

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Quality Management in England over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

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 27 November 2020. 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 +105 56 £65,000 +18.18% 6
South East +128 37 £52,500 - 16
North of England +113 20 £42,500 -7.61% 7
South West +86 12 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Midlands +74 11 £45,000 - 8
North West +100 8 £46,250 +8.82% 1
West Midlands +52 8 £43,500 +11.54% 4
East of England +118 7 £40,000 -30.43% 5
Yorkshire +87 6 £37,000 -31.48% 4
North East +21 6 £38,750 -32.34% 2
East Midlands +75 3 £72,500 +61.11% 4
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, 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 35 (24.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 33 (23.08%) SAP
3 32 (22.38%) Manufacturing
4 31 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.68%) Project Management
5 28 (19.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (18.18%) Analytics
7 24 (16.78%) Validation
7 24 (16.78%) ERP
8 22 (15.38%) ITIL
8 22 (15.38%) Project Planning
8 22 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (13.99%) Data Quality
9 20 (13.99%) Data Architecture
9 20 (13.99%) PLM
9 20 (13.99%) Data Management
10 19 (13.29%) SAP MM
10 19 (13.29%) Azure
11 18 (12.59%) Procure-to-Pay
11 18 (12.59%) SAPscript
11 18 (12.59%) ISO 9001
11 18 (12.59%) ABAP
11 18 (12.59%) Finance
11 18 (12.59%) LSMW
11 18 (12.59%) SAP Smart Forms
11 18 (12.59%) QA
11 18 (12.59%) SAP ERP
12 17 (11.89%) Decision-Making

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 5 (3.50%) ArcGIS
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.20%) SPSS
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (13.29%) SAP MM
2 18 (12.59%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.40%) SAP MDG
3 2 (1.40%) SAP PP
3 2 (1.40%) SAP PP-PI
3 2 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.29%) Azure
2 10 (6.99%) AWS
3 8 (5.59%) Power Platform
4 6 (4.20%) GCP
5 5 (3.50%) Office 365
6 3 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) 2G
1 4 (2.80%) 3G
1 4 (2.80%) 4G
1 4 (2.80%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (2.80%) GSM
1 4 (2.80%) INAP
1 4 (2.80%) Megaco
1 4 (2.80%) MGW
1 4 (2.80%) RTP
1 4 (2.80%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (2.80%) SS7
1 4 (2.80%) VoLTE
1 4 (2.80%) VoWiFi
1 4 (2.80%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.10%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) Broadband
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) SSH
3 1 (0.70%) VoIP
3 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (9.79%) Big Data
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.50%) Power BI
5 3 (2.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.70%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) LSMW
2 3 (2.10%) JIRA
3 2 (1.40%) SonarQube
3 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (22.38%) Manufacturing
2 18 (12.59%) Finance
3 13 (9.09%) Legal
4 12 (8.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (6.99%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.59%) Digital Economy
6 8 (5.59%) Marketing
7 4 (2.80%) Games
8 3 (2.10%) Law
8 3 (2.10%) Retail
9 2 (1.40%) Local Government
9 2 (1.40%) Police
10 1 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.70%) Automotive
10 1 (0.70%) Back Office
10 1 (0.70%) Banking
10 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (10.49%) Analyst
2 13 (9.09%) Quality Manager
3 12 (8.39%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.99%) IT Manager
4 10 (6.99%) Senior Manager
5 9 (6.29%) Consultant
6 7 (4.90%) Governance Manager
7 6 (4.20%) Computer Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Computer Validation Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Data Consultant
7 6 (4.20%) Data Migration Consultant
7 6 (4.20%) Data Scientist
7 6 (4.20%) Migration Consultant
7 6 (4.20%) Validation Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Compliance Manager
8 5 (3.50%) QA Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Team Leader
9 4 (2.80%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.59%) SAP Smart Forms
2 7 (4.90%) Web Services
3 5 (3.50%) Anaconda
3 5 (3.50%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (2.80%) SOAP
5 1 (0.70%) .NET
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.19%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.90%) User Experience
4 6 (4.20%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.50%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.50%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (3.50%) Linked Data
5 5 (3.50%) Semantic Web
5 5 (3.50%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.80%) NHS
7 3 (2.10%) Life Science
7 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) PMI
8 2 (1.40%) Social Network
9 1 (0.70%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) Windows
2 9 (6.29%) Windows 10
3 6 (4.20%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.50%) Linux
4 5 (3.50%) Unix
5 4 (2.80%) Solaris
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 31 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.68%) Project Management
3 28 (19.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (18.18%) Analytics
4 26 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (16.78%) ERP
5 24 (16.78%) Validation
6 22 (15.38%) ITIL
6 22 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 20 (13.99%) Data Architecture
7 20 (13.99%) Data Management
7 20 (13.99%) PLM
8 18 (12.59%) Procure-to-Pay
9 17 (11.89%) Decision-Making
10 16 (11.19%) Data Governance
10 16 (11.19%) ETL
10 16 (11.19%) QMS
11 14 (9.79%) Line Management
12 13 (9.09%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.59%) ABAP
1 18 (12.59%) SAPscript
2 12 (8.39%) SQL
3 7 (4.90%) Python
4 6 (4.20%) C
5 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.70%) Korn
7 1 (0.70%) Perl
7 1 (0.70%) R
7 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.39%) Degree
3 10 (6.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (4.90%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.20%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.10%) CISA
7 3 (2.10%) CISM
7 3 (2.10%) CISSP
7 3 (2.10%) CRISC
7 3 (2.10%) ISEB
7 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.10%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.10%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.10%) PMP
7 3 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.70%) HND
9 1 (0.70%) PhD
9 1 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.99%) Data Quality
2 18 (12.59%) ISO 9001
2 18 (12.59%) QA
3 14 (9.79%) GDPR
4 13 (9.09%) SLA
5 9 (6.29%) GAMP
5 9 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (5.59%) GxP
6 8 (5.59%) ISO 13485
7 7 (4.90%) GMP
8 6 (4.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 5 (3.50%) PMO
9 5 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (2.10%) NIST
12 2 (1.40%) COBIT
12 2 (1.40%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.70%) Good Clinical Practice
13 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 33 (23.08%) SAP
2 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.99%) IBM
4 9 (6.29%) Informatica
4 9 (6.29%) Oracle
5 6 (4.20%) Google
5 6 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.20%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.20%) Talend
6 4 (2.80%) Citrix
6 4 (2.80%) Ericsson
6 4 (2.80%) HP
6 4 (2.80%) Meraki
6 4 (2.80%) OneTrust
6 4 (2.80%) Remedy
7 3 (2.10%) VMware
8 2 (1.40%) Capita
8 2 (1.40%) Minitab
9 1 (0.70%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.70%) Siemens