Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 356 331
Rank change year-on-year +45 -25 -56
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 82 75 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.53% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 51
Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% -8.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,800 £25,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £64,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% -6.36% +4.27%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13752 16037 16367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.72% 89.03% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11202 12575 13392
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,333 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Quality Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the Midlands

Quality Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Management in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Quality Management in the Midlands

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the Midlands

Quality Management
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the Midlands 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
West Midlands +48 76 £52,500 +33.76%
East Midlands +16 5 £52,500 +28.05% 2
Quality Management
England

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 Midlands region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 45 (54.88%) QMS
2 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.27%) Risk Management
4 23 (28.05%) Data Management
5 22 (26.83%) Document Management
5 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
5 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
5 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 20 (24.39%) Validation
6 20 (24.39%) Business Analysis
6 20 (24.39%) Test Automation
7 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
7 19 (23.17%) Unit Testing
7 19 (23.17%) TOGAF
7 19 (23.17%) EMC
7 19 (23.17%) Windows
7 19 (23.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (21.95%) Build Automation
8 18 (21.95%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
8 18 (21.95%) DevOps
8 18 (21.95%) Disclosure Scotland
8 18 (21.95%) Case Management
8 18 (21.95%) Tomcat
8 18 (21.95%) SOAP
8 18 (21.95%) Web Services
8 18 (21.95%) Middleware
8 18 (21.95%) SOA
8 18 (21.95%) Documentum
8 18 (21.95%) SLA

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 18 (21.95%) Documentum
1 18 (21.95%) Tomcat
2 17 (20.73%) Apache
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.32%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.32%) Doxygen
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) LAN
1 5 (6.10%) WAN
2 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.88%) MPLS
2 4 (4.88%) Network Security
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.88%) Power BI
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
1 18 (21.95%) Selenium
2 11 (13.41%) Maven
3 10 (12.20%) JIRA
3 10 (12.20%) Subversion
4 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (7.32%) ClearQuest
5 6 (7.32%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (4.88%) VectorCAST
6 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.66%) Automotive
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.29%) Architect
2 11 (13.41%) Pega Architect
3 7 (8.54%) Developer
3 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.32%) ITIL Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Linux Support
4 6 (7.32%) Support Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Compliance Manager
5 5 (6.10%) IT Support
5 5 (6.10%) Quality Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Software Architect
6 4 (4.88%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (4.88%) IT Technician
6 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.66%) Data Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) Middleware
1 18 (21.95%) REST
1 18 (21.95%) SOAP
1 18 (21.95%) Web Services
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.44%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.44%) WinForms
3 2 (2.44%) WPF
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Life Science
3 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) CCTV
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.22%) iPad
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.22%) Verilog
5 1 (1.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) AIX
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) HPUX
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) QMS
2 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.27%) Risk Management
4 23 (28.05%) Data Management
5 22 (26.83%) Document Management
5 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
6 20 (24.39%) Business Analysis
6 20 (24.39%) Test Automation
6 20 (24.39%) Validation
7 19 (23.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (23.17%) TOGAF
7 19 (23.17%) Unit Testing
8 18 (21.95%) BPEL
8 18 (21.95%) BPMN
8 18 (21.95%) Build Automation
8 18 (21.95%) Case Management
8 18 (21.95%) DevOps
8 18 (21.95%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 18 (21.95%) SOA
9 17 (20.73%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) C#
1 8 (9.76%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) C
2 7 (8.54%) Java
3 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.44%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.95%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) CISA
3 2 (2.44%) CISM
3 2 (2.44%) CISSP
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.44%) CRISC
3 2 (2.44%) HNC
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) Disclosure Scotland
1 18 (21.95%) SLA
2 13 (15.85%) ISO 9001
3 10 (12.20%) ISO 13485
4 9 (10.98%) QA
5 7 (8.54%) Data Quality
5 7 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (7.32%) IEC 62304
6 6 (7.32%) MISRA
6 6 (7.32%) MISRA C
7 5 (6.10%) PMO
8 4 (4.88%) ISO 14001
9 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
10 1 (1.22%) COBIT
10 1 (1.22%) ISO 26262
10 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) Puppet
2 7 (8.54%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) EMC
3 18 (21.95%) Pega
4 9 (10.98%) Oracle
5 7 (8.54%) IBM
6 6 (7.32%) Atlassian
6 6 (7.32%) BMC
6 6 (7.32%) CollabNet
6 6 (7.32%) Serena
6 6 (7.32%) Sonatype
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco
8 1 (1.22%) Citrix
8 1 (1.22%) HP
8 1 (1.22%) Minitab
8 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.22%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec
8 1 (1.22%) Teradata
8 1 (1.22%) VMware
8 1 (1.22%) WatchGuard