Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 639 638 583
Rank change year-on-year -1 -55 +32
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 556 557 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 415 436 707
England median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,300
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.31% -1.27%

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 146,533 144,423 169,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.78% 90.51% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118,670 119,286 142,972
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 May 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 24 May 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 -19 235 £65,000 +18.18% 25
South East -34 105 £50,000 -4.76% 24
North of England +26 69 £45,000 -5.26% 37
Midlands +9 60 £51,270 +13.93% 10
South West +20 52 £45,000 -5.26% 9
West Midlands +13 48 £60,000 +33.33% 3
North West +13 48 £40,000 -15.79% 20
East of England +7 38 £44,500 -6.32% 9
Yorkshire +24 16 £50,000 +37.45% 13
East Midlands -3 12 £47,500 -8.48% 7
North East -26 5 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 159 (28.60%) SQL
2 144 (25.90%) Finance
3 142 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (24.10%) Project Management
5 131 (23.56%) Degree
6 115 (20.68%) Management Information System
7 114 (20.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 113 (20.32%) QMS
9 107 (19.24%) Microsoft
10 106 (19.06%) Software Engineering
11 101 (18.17%) Problem-Solving
12 91 (16.37%) Data Quality
13 82 (14.75%) PRINCE2
13 82 (14.75%) QA
14 81 (14.57%) Analytics
15 79 (14.21%) SQL Server
16 77 (13.85%) Risk Management
16 77 (13.85%) Oracle
17 75 (13.49%) ISO 9001
18 72 (12.95%) Data Management
19 68 (12.23%) ITIL
19 68 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
20 65 (11.69%) Security Cleared
20 65 (11.69%) Marketing
21 64 (11.51%) Java
22 61 (10.97%) SAP
23 60 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
24 59 (10.61%) Process Improvement
25 58 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
26 57 (10.25%) JavaScript

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 35 (6.29%) CMS
2 33 (5.94%) EPiServer
2 33 (5.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 19 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (0.72%) IIS
6 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.54%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.36%) Liferay
7 2 (0.36%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 47 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (3.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (1.08%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.90%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (0.90%) Camtasia
6 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.72%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (5.94%) Eloqua
2 15 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.98%) SAP QM
3 11 (1.98%) SAP SD
4 9 (1.62%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.72%) SAP GTS
6 4 (0.72%) SAP SCM
7 3 (0.54%) iTrent
7 3 (0.54%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.36%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.36%) SAP MDG
8 2 (0.36%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.18%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
9 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.18%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (5.94%) npm
4 8 (1.44%) IBM Blueworks
4 8 (1.44%) Office 365
5 7 (1.26%) SaaS
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.18%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.26%) SMS
2 4 (0.72%) SAN
3 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (0.36%) Firewall
3 2 (0.36%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.36%) LAN
3 2 (0.36%) VLAN
3 2 (0.36%) WAN
4 1 (0.18%) ADSL
4 1 (0.18%) DHCP
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.18%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.18%) Node B
4 1 (0.18%) PBX
4 1 (0.18%) RNC
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (6.29%) MongoDB
3 35 (6.29%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.94%) Couchbase
4 33 (5.94%) GIS
5 30 (5.40%) Oracle Database
6 27 (4.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.24%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (2.70%) Power BI
11 12 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.98%) Big Data
12 11 (1.98%) SAP Data Services
13 10 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.44%) QlikView
16 7 (1.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (7.73%) Selenium
2 41 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (7.37%) Visual Studio
3 39 (7.01%) Git (software)
4 36 (6.47%) Protractor
5 33 (5.94%) Bower
5 33 (5.94%) gulp
5 33 (5.94%) Karma Test Runner
5 33 (5.94%) Mocha
5 33 (5.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 33 (5.94%) Sinon.JS
5 33 (5.94%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.98%) JIRA
7 8 (1.44%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.44%) Subversion
8 6 (1.08%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.90%) Hudson
10 4 (0.72%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.72%) ER Studio
10 4 (0.72%) Gradle
General
1 144 (25.90%) Finance
2 65 (11.69%) Marketing
3 45 (8.09%) Legal
4 37 (6.65%) Advertising
5 27 (4.86%) Manufacturing
6 24 (4.32%) Retail
7 21 (3.78%) Banking
8 18 (3.24%) Telecoms
9 17 (3.06%) Electronics
10 14 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.62%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.44%) Back Office
13 7 (1.26%) Automotive
13 7 (1.26%) Military
14 6 (1.08%) Law
15 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.72%) Local Government
15 4 (0.72%) Publishing
16 3 (0.54%) German Language
17 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (16.91%) Analyst
2 78 (14.03%) Developer
3 41 (7.37%) Business Analyst
4 38 (6.83%) Architect
5 34 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 33 (5.94%) Quality Manager
7 31 (5.58%) Consultant
8 30 (5.40%) .NET Developer
9 29 (5.22%) IT Manager
10 22 (3.96%) Integration Engineer
11 21 (3.78%) SAP Consultant
12 20 (3.60%) Java Engineer
12 20 (3.60%) Software Engineer
13 18 (3.24%) IT Project Manager
13 18 (3.24%) Java Developer
13 18 (3.24%) Tester
14 17 (3.06%) Senior Manager
15 16 (2.88%) Data Analyst
15 16 (2.88%) EPiServer Developer
16 15 (2.70%) Business Analysis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.71%) .NET
2 51 (9.17%) HTML
3 47 (8.45%) jQuery
4 45 (8.09%) CSS
4 45 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 40 (7.19%) AngularJS
6 38 (6.83%) RESTful
6 38 (6.83%) Web Services
7 37 (6.65%) HTML5
8 36 (6.47%) CSS3
9 33 (5.94%) Backbone.js
9 33 (5.94%) Chai
9 33 (5.94%) Ember.js
9 33 (5.94%) Gherkin
9 33 (5.94%) LESS
9 33 (5.94%) MEAN Stack
9 33 (5.94%) Sass
9 33 (5.94%) XML
10 25 (4.50%) J2EE
11 23 (4.14%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 115 (20.68%) Management Information System
2 68 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.73%) User Experience
4 42 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 33 (5.94%) Cloud Native
6 21 (3.78%) Data Centre
7 19 (3.42%) Driving Licence
8 14 (2.52%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.52%) Robotics
9 13 (2.34%) FMCG
9 13 (2.34%) PMI
9 13 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.98%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.62%) Smart Energy
11 9 (1.62%) Smart Meter
11 9 (1.62%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.44%) Life Science
12 8 (1.44%) Tandem
13 7 (1.26%) EPoS
13 7 (1.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 54 (9.71%) Windows
2 26 (4.68%) Linux
3 20 (3.60%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.62%) Android
5 7 (1.26%) Unix
5 7 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.08%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.90%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.36%) CentOS
9 2 (0.36%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (0.36%) Solaris
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (24.10%) Project Management
3 114 (20.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 113 (20.32%) QMS
5 106 (19.06%) Software Engineering
6 101 (18.17%) Problem-Solving
7 82 (14.75%) PRINCE2
8 81 (14.57%) Analytics
9 77 (13.85%) Risk Management
10 72 (12.95%) Data Management
11 68 (12.23%) ITIL
12 60 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (10.61%) Process Improvement
14 58 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
15 57 (10.25%) Web Application Development
16 55 (9.89%) Change Management
17 53 (9.53%) Test Automation
18 48 (8.63%) Workflow
19 45 (8.09%) Process Management
19 45 (8.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 159 (28.60%) SQL
2 64 (11.51%) Java
3 57 (10.25%) JavaScript
4 46 (8.27%) C#
5 45 (8.09%) C
6 24 (4.32%) PL/SQL
7 21 (3.78%) Python
8 17 (3.06%) C++
9 8 (1.44%) R
9 8 (1.44%) VBA
10 7 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.90%) VB
12 3 (0.54%) Perl
13 2 (0.36%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.36%) AWK
13 2 (0.36%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.36%) Korn
13 2 (0.36%) PHP
13 2 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 131 (23.56%) Degree
2 65 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 41 (7.37%) ISEB
4 36 (6.47%) SC Cleared
5 33 (5.94%) SAFe Agilist
6 24 (4.32%) DV Cleared
6 24 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 22 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (3.42%) ISTQB
8 19 (3.42%) PMI Certification
9 14 (2.52%) MCSA
9 14 (2.52%) MCSE
9 14 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (2.16%) CISM
10 12 (2.16%) CISSP
11 11 (1.98%) CISA
12 10 (1.80%) PMP
12 10 (1.80%) SAP Certification
13 9 (1.62%) CEH
13 9 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (16.37%) Data Quality
2 82 (14.75%) QA
3 75 (13.49%) ISO 9001
4 41 (7.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (7.01%) PMO
6 35 (6.29%) GDPR
7 15 (2.70%) SLA
8 14 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (1.62%) DO-178B
9 9 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (1.44%) COBIT
11 7 (1.26%) GAMP
11 7 (1.26%) PCI DSS
12 6 (1.08%) ISO 13485
13 5 (0.90%) GxP
13 5 (0.90%) ISO 9000
14 4 (0.72%) Def Stans
15 3 (0.54%) COSHH
15 3 (0.54%) Government Security Classifications
15 3 (0.54%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 24 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.36%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (2.16%) SCCM
2 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.54%) Nessus
5 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.36%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 2 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.18%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 107 (19.24%) Microsoft
2 77 (13.85%) Oracle
3 61 (10.97%) SAP
4 34 (6.12%) Sitecore
5 33 (5.94%) Marketo
6 32 (5.76%) IBM
7 26 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (3.60%) Alias
9 15 (2.70%) Fujitsu
10 11 (1.98%) Capita
11 8 (1.44%) Informatica
11 8 (1.44%) Pega
11 8 (1.44%) Reuters
11 8 (1.44%) Trillium
11 8 (1.44%) webMethods
12 7 (1.26%) Adobe
12 7 (1.26%) Cisco
12 7 (1.26%) Tableau
13 6 (1.08%) Birst
13 6 (1.08%) ServiceNow