Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 630 590
Rank change year-on-year +40 -40 -25
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 706 680 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.43% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 563 570 676
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% -6.36% +4.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £51,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year +1.96% -4.23% +1.43%

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 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +36 266 £55,000 -8.33% 13
South East +27 162 £50,000 -2.91% 10
North of England +41 125 £42,500 - 9
Midlands +45 82 £52,500 +28.05% 3
West Midlands +48 76 £52,500 +33.76%
North West +37 73 £41,250 +3.13% 6
South West +11 48 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire +10 27 £46,000 +8.24% 1
North East +12 25 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England 0 21 £50,000 -23.08% 2
East Midlands +16 5 £52,500 +28.05% 3
Quality Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Quality Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 238 (33.71%) Finance
2 195 (27.62%) Degree
3 187 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (22.10%) QMS
5 150 (21.25%) Microsoft
6 147 (20.82%) Project Management
7 128 (18.13%) Data Management
8 121 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 115 (16.29%) SAP
10 114 (16.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 111 (15.72%) Risk Management
11 111 (15.72%) ITIL
12 105 (14.87%) Management Information System
12 105 (14.87%) SQL
13 102 (14.45%) SLA
13 102 (14.45%) Data Quality
13 102 (14.45%) DevOps
14 98 (13.88%) Business Analysis
15 91 (12.89%) PRINCE2
16 81 (11.47%) Test Automation
17 79 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
18 78 (11.05%) Security Cleared
19 77 (10.91%) User Experience
20 72 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
21 69 (9.77%) JavaScript
21 69 (9.77%) QA
22 67 (9.49%) Root Cause Analysis
23 65 (9.21%) ISO 9001
24 63 (8.92%) Change Management
24 63 (8.92%) Document 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 42 (5.95%) Tomcat
2 41 (5.81%) Documentum
3 29 (4.11%) CMS
4 28 (3.97%) Apache
4 28 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 24 (3.40%) WebLogic
6 21 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 19 (2.69%) EPiServer
7 19 (2.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (1.70%) IIS
9 11 (1.56%) Confluence
10 7 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.99%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.71%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.71%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (5.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.55%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.85%) Doxygen
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Simulink
8 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 55 (7.79%) SAP QM
2 26 (3.68%) SAP MM
3 21 (2.97%) SAP SCM
4 20 (2.83%) SAP PP
5 19 (2.69%) Eloqua
6 16 (2.27%) SAP WM
7 11 (1.56%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (0.85%) SAP GTS
10 5 (0.71%) Magento
10 5 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.71%) SessionCam
10 5 (0.71%) Social Studio
11 4 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.57%) SAP APO
12 3 (0.42%) SAP SD
13 2 (0.28%) Maximo
13 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
13 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
13 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.67%) SaaS
3 24 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.83%) GitHub
5 15 (2.12%) iPaaS
6 14 (1.98%) npm
7 8 (1.13%) IaaS
8 5 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.71%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.71%) Office 365
9 4 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
10 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.14%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.14%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.27%) Firewall
1 16 (2.27%) Internet
2 13 (1.84%) WAN
3 11 (1.56%) LAN
4 9 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.85%) SMS
5 6 (0.85%) Unified Communications
6 5 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.71%) Network Security
6 5 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.57%) Broadband
7 4 (0.57%) MPLS
7 4 (0.57%) VoIP
8 3 (0.42%) Extranet
8 3 (0.42%) HTTP
8 3 (0.42%) Intranet
8 3 (0.42%) VPN
9 2 (0.28%) DNS
9 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (3.12%) Big Data
5 22 (3.12%) NoSQL
6 21 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
7 20 (2.83%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.69%) SAP HANA
9 15 (2.12%) SAP Data Services
10 14 (1.98%) Couchbase
10 14 (1.98%) Relational Database
10 14 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (1.70%) QlikView
12 11 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.42%) MySQL
14 9 (1.27%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.27%) Power BI
15 8 (1.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 55 (7.79%) Selenium
2 48 (6.80%) Jenkins
3 39 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 32 (4.53%) Visual Studio
5 28 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (2.97%) Maven
6 21 (2.97%) TeamCity
7 19 (2.69%) JIRA
8 14 (1.98%) Bower
8 14 (1.98%) gulp
8 14 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
8 14 (1.98%) Mocha
8 14 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (1.98%) Protractor
8 14 (1.98%) Sinon.JS
8 14 (1.98%) Subversion
9 9 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (0.85%) ClearQuest
11 6 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 238 (33.71%) Finance
2 55 (7.79%) Manufacturing
3 48 (6.80%) Marketing
4 45 (6.37%) Telecoms
5 38 (5.38%) Retail
6 33 (4.67%) Legal
7 31 (4.39%) Banking
8 21 (2.97%) Advertising
9 20 (2.83%) Back Office
10 12 (1.70%) Electronics
10 12 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.27%) Automotive
13 8 (1.13%) Military
14 7 (0.99%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.85%) Law
16 5 (0.71%) Billing
17 4 (0.57%) Games
17 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (16.29%) Analyst
2 106 (15.01%) Architect
3 67 (9.49%) Developer
4 54 (7.65%) Consultant
5 50 (7.08%) Business Analyst
6 43 (6.09%) Project Manager
7 38 (5.38%) SAP Consultant
8 30 (4.25%) Technical Architect
9 26 (3.68%) Technical Manager
10 23 (3.26%) Business Manager
11 22 (3.12%) Data Manager
11 22 (3.12%) Lead Developer
11 22 (3.12%) Service Manager
12 21 (2.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 21 (2.97%) Pega Architect
12 21 (2.97%) SAP Analyst
12 21 (2.97%) SAP Architect
13 20 (2.83%) .NET Developer
13 20 (2.83%) SAP Business Analyst
13 20 (2.83%) SAP QM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.07%) HTML
2 56 (7.93%) SOAP
3 54 (7.65%) Web Services
4 48 (6.80%) REST
5 46 (6.52%) CSS
5 46 (6.52%) Middleware
6 45 (6.37%) .NET
7 39 (5.52%) AngularJS
8 27 (3.82%) HTML5
9 22 (3.12%) React
10 21 (2.97%) jQuery
10 21 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (2.83%) ASP.NET
11 20 (2.83%) RESTful
12 18 (2.55%) Node.js
13 17 (2.41%) CSS3
14 14 (1.98%) Ember.js
14 14 (1.98%) Gherkin
14 14 (1.98%) LESS
14 14 (1.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 105 (14.87%) Management Information System
2 79 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (10.91%) User Experience
4 32 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (2.97%) Life Science
7 18 (2.55%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.41%) Virtual Team
9 16 (2.27%) PMI
10 14 (1.98%) Cloud Native
10 14 (1.98%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.42%) CESG
11 10 (1.42%) NHS
12 9 (1.27%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.13%) CMDB
14 7 (0.99%) Taxonomies
15 6 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (0.85%) Driving Licence
15 6 (0.85%) Social Media
15 6 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (6.23%) Windows
2 27 (3.82%) Linux
3 15 (2.12%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.42%) Unix
5 8 (1.13%) CentOS
5 8 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 4 (0.57%) Android
8 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.42%) Solaris
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (22.10%) QMS
3 147 (20.82%) Project Management
4 128 (18.13%) Data Management
5 114 (16.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 111 (15.72%) ITIL
6 111 (15.72%) Risk Management
7 102 (14.45%) DevOps
8 98 (13.88%) Business Analysis
9 91 (12.89%) PRINCE2
10 81 (11.47%) Test Automation
11 72 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (9.49%) Root Cause Analysis
13 63 (8.92%) Change Management
13 63 (8.92%) Document Management
14 62 (8.78%) Mentoring
15 61 (8.64%) Analytics
16 60 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
16 60 (8.50%) Information Security
17 58 (8.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 105 (14.87%) SQL
2 69 (9.77%) JavaScript
3 33 (4.67%) Java
4 26 (3.68%) C#
5 25 (3.54%) C
5 25 (3.54%) Python
6 20 (2.83%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.84%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.13%) PHP
9 5 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.42%) C++
12 2 (0.28%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.14%) ABAP
13 1 (0.14%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.14%) R
13 1 (0.14%) Scala
13 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 195 (27.62%) Degree
2 78 (11.05%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.53%) ISEB
4 29 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.83%) PMI Certification
6 18 (2.55%) ISTQB
7 16 (2.27%) MCSE
8 13 (1.84%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.70%) APMP
9 12 (1.70%) PMP
10 10 (1.42%) CESG Certified Professional
10 10 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (1.42%) HNC
10 10 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.13%) MCSA
12 7 (0.99%) CEH
13 5 (0.71%) CISM
13 5 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (14.45%) Data Quality
1 102 (14.45%) SLA
2 69 (9.77%) QA
3 65 (9.21%) ISO 9001
4 49 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (5.95%) PMO
6 41 (5.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 31 (4.39%) ISO 14001
8 21 (2.97%) GDPR
8 21 (2.97%) PCI DSS
9 11 (1.56%) ISO 13485
9 11 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 10 (1.42%) JSP 440
11 9 (1.27%) ISO 9000
12 8 (1.13%) COBIT
12 8 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.99%) ISO 22301
14 6 (0.85%) IEC 62304
14 6 (0.85%) MISRA
14 6 (0.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 20 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.27%) vSphere
4 8 (1.13%) Docker
5 6 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.14%) vCloud
7 1 (0.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (5.95%) Puppet
2 20 (2.83%) ZABBIX
3 11 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.13%) FortiGate
4 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.13%) Pingdom
5 4 (0.57%) Kibana
6 3 (0.42%) SCOM
7 2 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.28%) SCCM
7 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.28%) SCSM
7 2 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.14%) Ansible
8 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.14%) MOM
8 1 (0.14%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Nessus
8 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 150 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 115 (16.29%) SAP
3 47 (6.66%) Oracle
4 43 (6.09%) EMC
5 41 (5.81%) Pega
6 32 (4.53%) IBM
7 19 (2.69%) Cisco
7 19 (2.69%) Marketo
7 19 (2.69%) Sitecore
8 16 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 13 (1.84%) HP
10 12 (1.70%) VMware
11 11 (1.56%) Sun
12 10 (1.42%) Tableau
13 9 (1.27%) Xerox
14 8 (1.13%) BMC
14 8 (1.13%) Cognizant
14 8 (1.13%) Google
14 8 (1.13%) New Relic
14 8 (1.13%) Salesforce.com