The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 216 230
Rank change year-on-year -22 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 20 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.26% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 30
Median salary £47,500 £50,750 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.40% +3.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,750 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £66,050 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% -  

Quality Management 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 5827 4979 5777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.62% 87.94% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4814 4194 4584
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the North West

Quality Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in the North West

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the North West over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the North West

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -25 12 £47,500 -5.94% 4
Cheshire - 5 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 9 (32.14%) Finance
1 9 (32.14%) Time Management
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) EMV
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) E-business
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.71%) Security Management
6 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (10.71%) Workflow

Quality Management
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:

Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.57%) SAP QM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Retail
2 1 (3.57%) SAP SCM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.57%) NUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Quality Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Development DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Head of IT Audit
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Information Officer
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (3.57%) SAPUI5
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) EMV
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Time Management
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security
2 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) IT Governance
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) QMS
4 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Test Management
4 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
2 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Ariba
2 1 (3.57%) hybris
Manchester, Lancashire
Investigo
Salary: From £50,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Swinton
Posted: 10 days ago