The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for QMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QMS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management System (QMS)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 236 231
Rank change year-on-year -35 -5  
Permanent jobs citing QMS 6 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.087% 0.018% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.020% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 19
Median salary £40,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £43,750 £46,000
% change year-on-year +13.14% -4.89%  

QMS is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

QMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing QMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for QMS in the North West

QMS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QMS in the North West.

Salary trend for QMS in the North West

QMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QMS in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QMS in the North West

QMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
QMS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing QMS 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 North West region with a requirement for QMS.

1 8 (72.73%) Quality Management
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) EMV
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (18.18%) MVVM
6 2 (18.18%) iPad
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling

QMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) GPRS
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Development DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Health and Safety Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EMV
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) CAN bus
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Quality Management
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) MVVM
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
3 1 (9.09%) NEBOSH
3 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft