Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 331 316
Rank change year-on-year +30 -15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 66 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 40
North West median annual salary £41,500 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.10% -8.82% -22.73%
10th Percentile £30,375 £20,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,375 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,700 £54,000
% change year-on-year -3.29% -4.26% -1.82%

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 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 11,352 11,086 10,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.40% 90.36% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9,017 9,274 8,919
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
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 North West

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

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 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 +26 43 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Cheshire -23 18 £43,000 -14.00%
Lancashire - 4 £38,000 - 5
Merseyside +24 1 £35,000 -62.16% 2
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 28 (42.42%) Project Management
2 25 (37.88%) SAP
3 20 (30.30%) SAP QM
4 17 (25.76%) Finance
4 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
5 13 (19.70%) Data Quality
6 12 (18.18%) SQL
6 12 (18.18%) Degree
7 11 (16.67%) Migration
7 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.15%) Information Security
9 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 8 (12.12%) Data Governance
11 7 (10.61%) DevOps
11 7 (10.61%) PMO
11 7 (10.61%) Banking
11 7 (10.61%) Information Management
12 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 6 (9.09%) ETL
12 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (9.09%) Data Integration
13 5 (7.58%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (7.58%) High Availability
13 5 (7.58%) SAP HANA
13 5 (7.58%) Analytics
13 5 (7.58%) Line Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
1 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (30.30%) SAP QM
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) ADSL
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) MPLS
1 1 (1.52%) PBX
1 1 (1.52%) VLAN
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (7.58%) SAP HANA
3 4 (6.06%) GIS
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Power BI
5 1 (1.52%) QlikView
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Analyst
2 20 (30.30%) Business Analyst
2 20 (30.30%) SAP Analyst
2 20 (30.30%) SAP Business Analyst
2 20 (30.30%) SAP QM Business Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Architect
4 6 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Integration Architect
5 5 (7.58%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) SAP Architect
5 5 (7.58%) SAP Technical Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) J2EE
1 4 (6.06%) JSF
1 4 (6.06%) Web Services
1 4 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.06%) PMI
5 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.55%) Smart Energy
5 3 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.55%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
1 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Project Management
2 17 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 11 (16.67%) Migration
4 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.15%) Information Security
5 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.12%) Data Governance
7 7 (10.61%) DevOps
7 7 (10.61%) Information Management
8 6 (9.09%) Data Integration
8 6 (9.09%) ETL
9 5 (7.58%) Analytics
9 5 (7.58%) Data Management
9 5 (7.58%) High Availability
9 5 (7.58%) Line Management
9 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.58%) Process Management
9 5 (7.58%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (6.06%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) C
3 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
4 1 (1.52%) Python
4 1 (1.52%) R
4 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) Data Quality
2 7 (10.61%) PMO
3 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.55%) QA
4 2 (3.03%) GDPR
4 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) SAP
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) Fujitsu
5 3 (4.55%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.03%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.03%) Google
6 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) BT
7 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.52%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.52%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.52%) Informatica
7 1 (1.52%) Meraki
7 1 (1.52%) NEC
7 1 (1.52%) Netezza
7 1 (1.52%) Openreach
7 1 (1.52%) Sage
7 1 (1.52%) Teradata
7 1 (1.52%) VMware