Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 601 585 640
Rank change year-on-year -16 +55 -39
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 645 695 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.46% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 451 542 604
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% -2.73%
10th Percentile £34,200 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £79,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 143,839 152,341 168,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.14% 91.50% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115,290 122,159 142,469
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +13 274 £65,000 +8.33% 21
South East +25 154 £55,000 -2.22% 22
North of England -6 77 £45,000 -2.17% 24
Midlands -6 57 £57,500 +15.00% 26
South West +28 51 £55,000 +15.79% 13
West Midlands -8 48 £57,500 +15.00% 20
North West +11 46 £45,000 +20.00% 15
East of England +26 38 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire +34 28 £48,250 +3.76% 4
East Midlands +7 6 £53,000 +2.91% 6
North East -36 3 £57,500 -16.67% 5
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 194 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (27.60%) Finance
3 164 (25.43%) Degree
4 158 (24.50%) Project Management
5 150 (23.26%) SQL
6 139 (21.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 136 (21.09%) Data Quality
8 126 (19.53%) QMS
9 123 (19.07%) Management Information System
10 112 (17.36%) Oracle
11 111 (17.21%) SQL Server
12 110 (17.05%) Microsoft
13 109 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
14 101 (15.66%) Software Engineering
15 99 (15.35%) PRINCE2
16 98 (15.19%) Data Management
17 96 (14.88%) QA
17 96 (14.88%) Analytics
18 92 (14.26%) .NET
19 87 (13.49%) SAP
19 87 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
19 87 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
20 76 (11.78%) Performance Management
21 75 (11.63%) C#
22 73 (11.32%) ITIL
23 70 (10.85%) Change Management
24 68 (10.54%) Marketing
25 67 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
26 66 (10.23%) Scrum
27 62 (9.61%) Risk 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 43 (6.67%) CMS
2 41 (6.36%) EPiServer
2 41 (6.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 22 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.24%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.78%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.78%) SAS
5 5 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.62%) IIS
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle UPK
7 3 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.47%) Confluence
7 3 (0.47%) Liferay
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.16%) Tornado
8 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 54 (8.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (5.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 34 (5.27%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 19 (2.95%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.09%) FrameMaker
7 6 (0.93%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.62%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.62%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.16%) InVision
9 1 (0.16%) SPSS
9 1 (0.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 41 (6.36%) Eloqua
2 19 (2.95%) SAP S/4HANA
3 18 (2.79%) SAP SD
4 15 (2.33%) SAP QM
5 12 (1.86%) SAP MM
6 9 (1.40%) SAP GTS
6 9 (1.40%) SAP PP
6 9 (1.40%) SAP SCM
7 8 (1.24%) SAP FI
8 7 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (1.09%) TrackWise
9 4 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.47%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.31%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.31%) SAP MDG
11 2 (0.31%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (6.36%) npm
4 16 (2.48%) Office 365
5 12 (1.86%) SaaS
6 7 (1.09%) PaaS
6 7 (1.09%) Veeva
7 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.47%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.16%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.93%) Internet
1 6 (0.93%) SMS
2 4 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (0.62%) SAN
2 4 (0.62%) WAN
3 3 (0.47%) LAN
3 3 (0.47%) WLAN
4 2 (0.31%) Network Security
4 2 (0.31%) RS-232
4 2 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.16%) 4G
5 1 (0.16%) Modbus
5 1 (0.16%) Node B
5 1 (0.16%) Profibus
5 1 (0.16%) RS-422
5 1 (0.16%) RS-485
5 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 44 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 41 (6.36%) Couchbase
5 41 (6.36%) NoSQL
5 41 (6.36%) RDBMS
6 31 (4.81%) SAP Data Services
6 31 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (4.19%) GIS
9 26 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
10 25 (3.88%) Oracle Database
11 23 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (3.10%) Big Data
13 19 (2.95%) PowerCenter
14 18 (2.79%) QualityStage
15 15 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (2.33%) Power BI
15 15 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 56 (8.68%) Visual Studio
2 55 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 51 (7.91%) Selenium
4 50 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 41 (6.36%) Bower
6 41 (6.36%) gulp
6 41 (6.36%) Karma Test Runner
6 41 (6.36%) Mocha
6 41 (6.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 41 (6.36%) Protractor
6 41 (6.36%) Sinon.JS
7 16 (2.48%) JIRA
8 15 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.55%) ERwin
10 9 (1.40%) PowerDesigner
11 8 (1.24%) Android Studio
11 8 (1.24%) Gradle
12 5 (0.78%) ER Studio
12 5 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 178 (27.60%) Finance
2 68 (10.54%) Marketing
3 42 (6.51%) Advertising
4 37 (5.74%) Retail
5 29 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 27 (4.19%) Banking
6 27 (4.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 26 (4.03%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.64%) Legal
9 16 (2.48%) Electronics
10 9 (1.40%) Aerospace
10 9 (1.40%) Law
10 9 (1.40%) Publishing
11 7 (1.09%) Automotive
12 6 (0.93%) Back Office
12 6 (0.93%) Military
13 5 (0.78%) Local Government
14 4 (0.62%) German Language
14 4 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (16.12%) Analyst
2 93 (14.42%) Developer
3 47 (7.29%) Project Manager
4 45 (6.98%) Consultant
4 45 (6.98%) IT Manager
5 44 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 42 (6.51%) Architect
7 38 (5.89%) Business Analyst
8 28 (4.34%) Quality Manager
9 25 (3.88%) SAP Consultant
10 22 (3.41%) Data Analyst
10 22 (3.41%) Software Engineer
11 21 (3.26%) Java Developer
12 18 (2.79%) Continuous Improvement Manager
12 18 (2.79%) Project Leader
13 17 (2.64%) IT Analyst
14 16 (2.48%) Data Architect
14 16 (2.48%) Data Manager
15 15 (2.33%) Senior Manager
15 15 (2.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (14.26%) .NET
2 57 (8.84%) Web Services
3 55 (8.53%) HTML
4 51 (7.91%) CSS
5 50 (7.75%) AngularJS
6 46 (7.13%) jQuery
6 46 (7.13%) RESTful
7 43 (6.67%) HTML5
8 42 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 41 (6.36%) Backbone.js
9 41 (6.36%) Chai
9 41 (6.36%) CSS3
9 41 (6.36%) Ember.js
9 41 (6.36%) Gherkin
9 41 (6.36%) LESS
9 41 (6.36%) MEAN Stack
9 41 (6.36%) Sass
10 34 (5.27%) XML
11 16 (2.48%) ASP.NET
12 15 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 123 (19.07%) Management Information System
2 87 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (9.61%) Computer Science
4 56 (8.68%) User Experience
5 41 (6.36%) Cloud Native
6 29 (4.50%) Driving Licence
7 27 (4.19%) Data Centre
8 20 (3.10%) PMI
9 18 (2.79%) Life Science
10 17 (2.64%) Data Structures
11 15 (2.33%) Fintech
11 15 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (2.17%) NHS
13 13 (2.02%) FMCG
14 12 (1.86%) LIMS
15 11 (1.71%) Virtual Team
16 9 (1.40%) Robotics
17 7 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 7 (1.09%) Replication
18 6 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.13%) Windows
2 27 (4.19%) Linux
3 9 (1.40%) Android
3 9 (1.40%) Unix
3 9 (1.40%) Windows 10
4 8 (1.24%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.24%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.09%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.62%) CentOS
6 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.62%) Solaris
7 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (24.50%) Project Management
3 139 (21.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 126 (19.53%) QMS
5 109 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
6 101 (15.66%) Software Engineering
7 99 (15.35%) PRINCE2
8 98 (15.19%) Data Management
9 96 (14.88%) Analytics
10 87 (13.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 76 (11.78%) Performance Management
12 73 (11.32%) ITIL
13 70 (10.85%) Change Management
14 67 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
15 66 (10.23%) Scrum
16 62 (9.61%) Risk Management
17 57 (8.84%) Data Governance
18 56 (8.68%) TDD
19 55 (8.53%) DevOps
19 55 (8.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 150 (23.26%) SQL
2 75 (11.63%) C#
3 58 (8.99%) JavaScript
4 57 (8.84%) Java
5 30 (4.65%) C
6 25 (3.88%) Python
7 22 (3.41%) C++
8 12 (1.86%) VB
9 11 (1.71%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.40%) VBA
11 8 (1.24%) R
12 7 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.78%) ABAP
14 5 (0.78%) PHP
15 4 (0.62%) AWK
15 4 (0.62%) Korn
15 4 (0.62%) Perl
15 4 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 164 (25.43%) Degree
2 47 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 41 (6.36%) SAFe Agilist
4 32 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 28 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (4.34%) PMI Certification
6 26 (4.03%) ISEB
7 22 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 17 (2.64%) PMP
9 14 (2.17%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.55%) ISTQB
10 10 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (1.55%) SAP Certification
11 9 (1.40%) Master's Degree
12 7 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
13 6 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.78%) CISM
14 5 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.62%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (21.09%) Data Quality
2 96 (14.88%) QA
3 53 (8.22%) ISO 9001
4 42 (6.51%) PMO
5 36 (5.58%) GDPR
6 34 (5.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (3.41%) SLA
8 13 (2.02%) GxP
9 10 (1.55%) GAMP
10 8 (1.24%) COBIT
10 8 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 7 (1.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 7 (1.09%) ISO 9000
11 7 (1.09%) PCI DSS
11 7 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.93%) ISO 13485
13 5 (0.78%) DO-178B
14 4 (0.62%) DICOM
14 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
15 3 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.09%) Docker
2 7 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.62%) GlusterFS
3 4 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.78%) SCCM
1 5 (0.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.62%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (0.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (0.47%) Ansible
3 3 (0.47%) Nessus
4 2 (0.31%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.16%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.16%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 112 (17.36%) Oracle
2 110 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 87 (13.49%) SAP
4 52 (8.06%) IBM
5 42 (6.51%) Sitecore
6 41 (6.36%) Marketo
7 31 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (4.65%) Alias
8 30 (4.65%) Informatica
8 30 (4.65%) Trillium
9 25 (3.88%) ServiceNow
10 16 (2.48%) Dynatrace
11 12 (1.86%) VMware
12 11 (1.71%) Capita
12 11 (1.71%) Tableau
13 8 (1.24%) HP
13 8 (1.24%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.09%) Adobe
14 7 (1.09%) Centrify
15 6 (0.93%) Sun