Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management System (QMS)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 357 345
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +16
Permanent jobs citing QMS 6 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.046% 0.048% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.054% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 22
North West median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% -37.50%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,400 £28,500
90th Percentile £46,625 £58,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -10.53%

QMS 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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11786 11102 11645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.83% 89.71% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9369 9260 9630
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

QMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing QMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
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 6 months to 19 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
Manchester -18 5 £42,500 +4.29% 1
Cheshire -26 1 £49,000 -2.00%
QMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
3 4 (66.67%) User Experience
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 4 (66.67%) e-Learning
3 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Benchmarking
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) NEBOSH
5 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Health and Safety Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (66.67%) e-Learning
1 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (83.33%) Line Management
3 4 (66.67%) Benchmarking
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) NEBOSH
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft