Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 614 630
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -26
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 534 676 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 360 543 553
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -5.45%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.91% -4.63%

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 135,685 154,643 159,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.66% 91.92% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 108,414 123,778 133,783
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +39 212 £65,000 +15.04% 23
South East -4 133 £62,500 +25.00% 21
North of England -26 64 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Midlands +9 48 £47,500 -5.00% 29
South West +10 43 £60,000 +33.33% 13
Yorkshire +31 38 £45,000 +12.50% 8
West Midlands +14 37 £45,000 -12.20% 19
East of England +29 28 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West -29 26 £37,750 -8.48% 12
East Midlands +27 9 £65,000 +30.00% 10
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 155 (29.03%) Finance
2 148 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (23.22%) Project Management
4 114 (21.35%) Degree
5 111 (20.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 95 (17.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
8 91 (17.04%) QMS
9 90 (16.85%) Data Quality
10 86 (16.10%) SQL
11 84 (15.73%) Microsoft
12 77 (14.42%) SAP
12 77 (14.42%) Performance Management
13 76 (14.23%) Analytics
13 76 (14.23%) SQL Server
14 74 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
15 72 (13.48%) QA
16 69 (12.92%) .NET
16 69 (12.92%) Management Information System
17 66 (12.36%) Oracle
17 66 (12.36%) PRINCE2
18 59 (11.05%) Data Management
19 58 (10.86%) ITIL
20 57 (10.67%) Change Management
20 57 (10.67%) Marketing
21 55 (10.30%) DevOps
22 54 (10.11%) Process Improvement
22 54 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
23 53 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
23 53 (9.93%) Software Engineering

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 32 (5.99%) CMS
2 31 (5.81%) EPiServer
2 31 (5.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 18 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.50%) SAS
5 7 (1.31%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.94%) Confluence
6 5 (0.94%) MQSeries
6 5 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.75%) Liferay
8 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) IIS
9 1 (0.19%) JBoss
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (6.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 22 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.75%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.56%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.37%) SPSS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.19%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.19%) InVision
9 1 (0.19%) Simulink
9 1 (0.19%) Stata
Business Applications
1 31 (5.81%) Eloqua
2 13 (2.43%) SAP MM
3 11 (2.06%) SAP QM
3 11 (2.06%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (1.50%) SAP FI
5 6 (1.12%) SAP CO
5 6 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.94%) SAP GTS
6 5 (0.94%) SAP SCM
6 5 (0.94%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.94%) TrackWise
7 4 (0.75%) SAP PM
7 4 (0.75%) SAP PP
8 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.56%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.37%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.37%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.74%) npm
4 12 (2.25%) SaaS
5 9 (1.69%) Office 365
6 8 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.31%) PaaS
8 4 (0.75%) Veeva
9 2 (0.37%) IaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Trello
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.19%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.12%) Internet
2 5 (0.94%) LAN
2 5 (0.94%) RS-232
2 5 (0.94%) WAN
3 4 (0.75%) Modbus
3 4 (0.75%) PPP
3 4 (0.75%) Profibus
3 4 (0.75%) RS-422
3 4 (0.75%) RS-485
3 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.56%) Firewall
4 3 (0.56%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.56%) WLAN
5 2 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.37%) Intranet
5 2 (0.37%) Network Security
5 2 (0.37%) SAN
5 2 (0.37%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.74%) NoSQL
3 35 (6.55%) Big Data
4 33 (6.18%) MongoDB
5 32 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (5.81%) Couchbase
7 23 (4.31%) RDBMS
7 23 (4.31%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.56%) SAP Data Services
9 15 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (2.43%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (2.25%) GIS
12 12 (2.25%) PowerCenter
12 12 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (2.06%) QualityStage
14 9 (1.69%) QlikView
15 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.12%) DB2
16 6 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 49 (9.18%) Git (software)
2 36 (6.74%) Bower
3 35 (6.55%) Visual Studio
4 34 (6.37%) Selenium
4 34 (6.37%) TeamCity
5 32 (5.99%) Octopus Deploy
5 32 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (5.81%) gulp
6 31 (5.81%) Karma Test Runner
6 31 (5.81%) Mocha
6 31 (5.81%) Protractor
6 31 (5.81%) Sinon.JS
7 16 (3.00%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.62%) JIRA
9 12 (2.25%) Maven
10 11 (2.06%) ERwin
11 9 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
12 6 (1.12%) Subversion
13 5 (0.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 155 (29.03%) Finance
2 57 (10.67%) Marketing
3 36 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 33 (6.18%) Retail
5 31 (5.81%) Advertising
6 30 (5.62%) Banking
7 29 (5.43%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (2.25%) Back Office
10 11 (2.06%) Electronics
11 10 (1.87%) French Language
12 9 (1.69%) German Language
12 9 (1.69%) Law
13 7 (1.31%) Legal
13 7 (1.31%) Publishing
14 6 (1.12%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.75%) Local Government
15 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (20.41%) Analyst
2 56 (10.49%) Project Manager
3 53 (9.93%) Developer
4 49 (9.18%) IT Manager
5 39 (7.30%) Consultant
6 36 (6.74%) Data Analyst
7 34 (6.37%) .NET Developer
8 27 (5.06%) Business Analyst
9 25 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement Manager
10 21 (3.93%) Architect
11 19 (3.56%) SAP Analyst
12 16 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (2.62%) Service Manager
14 13 (2.43%) Digital Project Manager
14 13 (2.43%) Senior Consultant
15 12 (2.25%) Data Architect
15 12 (2.25%) Project Leader
15 12 (2.25%) Software Engineer
15 12 (2.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.92%) .NET
2 41 (7.68%) AngularJS
2 41 (7.68%) CSS
2 41 (7.68%) HTML
3 37 (6.93%) HTML5
4 36 (6.74%) CSS3
5 34 (6.37%) Web Services
6 32 (5.99%) jQuery
7 31 (5.81%) Backbone.js
7 31 (5.81%) Chai
7 31 (5.81%) Ember.js
7 31 (5.81%) Gherkin
7 31 (5.81%) LESS
7 31 (5.81%) MEAN Stack
7 31 (5.81%) RESTful
7 31 (5.81%) Sass
7 31 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (3.56%) ASP.NET
8 19 (3.56%) XML
9 11 (2.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (12.92%) Management Information System
3 44 (8.24%) User Experience
4 31 (5.81%) Cloud Native
5 22 (4.12%) PMI
6 19 (3.56%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.62%) Data Centre
8 12 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.06%) Robotics
10 10 (1.87%) NHS
11 9 (1.69%) Life Science
12 7 (1.31%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.12%) Fintech
13 6 (1.12%) Linked Data
13 6 (1.12%) Semantic Web
13 6 (1.12%) Smart Meter
14 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.94%) Reference Data
15 4 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.06%) Linux
2 23 (4.31%) Windows
3 14 (2.62%) Unix
4 5 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.37%) Android
7 2 (0.37%) CentOS
7 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (23.22%) Project Management
3 111 (20.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 95 (17.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 93 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
6 91 (17.04%) QMS
7 77 (14.42%) Performance Management
8 76 (14.23%) Analytics
9 66 (12.36%) PRINCE2
10 59 (11.05%) Data Management
11 58 (10.86%) ITIL
12 57 (10.67%) Change Management
13 55 (10.30%) DevOps
14 54 (10.11%) Process Improvement
15 53 (9.93%) Software Engineering
16 50 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 48 (8.99%) Risk Management
19 47 (8.80%) Scrum
19 47 (8.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (16.10%) SQL
2 48 (8.99%) JavaScript
3 43 (8.05%) Java
4 37 (6.93%) C#
5 25 (4.68%) C
6 16 (3.00%) Python
7 13 (2.43%) PHP
8 9 (1.69%) Perl
8 9 (1.69%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.31%) C++
9 7 (1.31%) VBA
10 6 (1.12%) ABAP
10 6 (1.12%) VB
11 5 (0.94%) Ruby
12 4 (0.75%) Apple Swift
12 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.75%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.56%) Java 8
13 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 114 (21.35%) Degree
2 32 (5.99%) ISEB
2 32 (5.99%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.81%) SAFe Agilist
4 27 (5.06%) PMI Certification
4 27 (5.06%) SC Cleared
5 19 (3.56%) DV Cleared
5 19 (3.56%) PMP
6 17 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (2.43%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.50%) Master's Degree
10 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.12%) CEH
11 6 (1.12%) CISM
11 6 (1.12%) MCSA
11 6 (1.12%) MCSE
11 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.94%) CISMP
12 5 (0.94%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (16.85%) Data Quality
2 72 (13.48%) QA
3 41 (7.68%) PMO
4 22 (4.12%) SLA
5 21 (3.93%) ISO 9001
6 19 (3.56%) GDPR
7 18 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (1.31%) GAMP
8 7 (1.31%) PCI DSS
8 7 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.94%) COBIT
9 5 (0.94%) GxP
10 4 (0.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 4 (0.75%) ISO 13485
10 4 (0.75%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.56%) DICOM
11 3 (0.56%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.37%) ISO 26262
12 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.75%) Docker
4 2 (0.37%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (1.87%) Puppet
2 6 (1.12%) Ansible
3 5 (0.94%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.94%) Salt
3 5 (0.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (0.37%) SCCM
4 2 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) Nessus
5 1 (0.19%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 84 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 77 (14.42%) SAP
3 66 (12.36%) Oracle
4 34 (6.37%) ServiceNow
5 33 (6.18%) IBM
6 31 (5.81%) Marketo
6 31 (5.81%) Sitecore
7 30 (5.62%) Informatica
8 28 (5.24%) Alias
9 23 (4.31%) Trillium
10 22 (4.12%) Dynatrace
11 15 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (2.06%) VMware
13 9 (1.69%) JD Edwards
13 9 (1.69%) Talend
14 8 (1.50%) Alteryx
15 7 (1.31%) Cognos
15 7 (1.31%) DataFlux
16 5 (0.94%) Adobe
17 4 (0.75%) Hyperion