Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 317 313 397
Rank change year-on-year -4 +84 +29
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 118 37 125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 97
10th Percentile £26,500 £33,875 "
25th Percentile £32,500 £40,313 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% -26.09% +4.55%
75th Percentile £55,250 £60,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £99,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.31% -11.82% -

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,306 10,984 24,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.64% 91.94% 91.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10,858 9,026 19,819
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,301 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Quality Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Quality Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Quality Management in the South East over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the South East

Quality Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. 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
Thames Valley +5 69 £44,000 +10.00% 12
Berkshire -19 41 £33,750 -18.18% 8
Oxfordshire +4 18 £45,923 -23.46% 3
Surrey -22 15 £35,000 -41.67% 5
West Sussex +7 13 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Kent - 11 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -18 10 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Hampshire -62 10 £68,750 -36.05% 3
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT jobs citing Quality Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 52 (44.07%) Degree
2 50 (42.37%) QMS
3 36 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (30.51%) Social Skills
4 33 (27.97%) QA
4 33 (27.97%) Validation
5 31 (26.27%) Change Management
6 28 (23.73%) Computer Science
7 27 (22.88%) SLA
7 27 (22.88%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (22.03%) Telecoms
9 24 (20.34%) Project Management
9 24 (20.34%) Coaching
10 22 (18.64%) Decision-Making
11 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
11 21 (17.80%) Finance
12 20 (16.95%) ITIL
12 20 (16.95%) Life Science
13 19 (16.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (16.10%) Service Management
13 19 (16.10%) Critical Thinking
14 18 (15.25%) Analytical Thinking
14 18 (15.25%) 2G
14 18 (15.25%) RNC
14 18 (15.25%) Ericsson
14 18 (15.25%) 3G
14 18 (15.25%) Remedy
14 18 (15.25%) 4G
14 18 (15.25%) Analytics
14 18 (15.25%) MBCS

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.78%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.85%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.85%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.85%) SAP IBP
2 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.85%) SAP QM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Azure
1 4 (3.39%) Azure Data Factory
1 4 (3.39%) Power Platform
2 3 (2.54%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (0.85%) Azure Functions
3 1 (0.85%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.85%) Serverless
3 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) 2G
1 18 (15.25%) 3G
1 18 (15.25%) 4G
1 18 (15.25%) RNC
2 8 (6.78%) VPN
3 5 (4.24%) MGW
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.39%) Data Lake
1 4 (3.39%) Metadata
1 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
1 4 (3.39%) Power BI
1 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.54%) Delta Lake
2 3 (2.54%) Metadata Repository
2 3 (2.54%) QlikView
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.54%) Tableau
3 2 (1.69%) EDMS
4 1 (0.85%) Big Data
4 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.85%) Lumira
4 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.54%) HP UFT
1 3 (2.54%) JMeter
1 3 (2.54%) JUnit
1 3 (2.54%) Selenium
1 3 (2.54%) SoapUI
1 3 (2.54%) TestNG
General
1 36 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
1 36 (30.51%) Social Skills
2 26 (22.03%) Telecoms
3 21 (17.80%) Finance
4 14 (11.86%) Legal
5 11 (9.32%) Retail
6 10 (8.47%) Digital Economy
7 9 (7.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (4.24%) Automotive
9 4 (3.39%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (2.54%) Marketing
11 2 (1.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (1.69%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.85%) Games
12 1 (0.85%) Local Government
12 1 (0.85%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Team Leader
2 18 (15.25%) Databuild Engineer
3 14 (11.86%) Voice Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Validation Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 6 (5.08%) Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) Analyst
6 6 (5.08%) LIMS Administrator
6 6 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.24%) Core Network Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Voice Network Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Data Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Developer
8 4 (3.39%) EDI Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.54%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (2.54%) IT Engineer
9 3 (2.54%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.54%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) EDI
2 4 (3.39%) .NET
2 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (3.39%) JSON
2 4 (3.39%) Middleware
2 4 (3.39%) Web Services
2 4 (3.39%) XML
3 3 (2.54%) SOAP
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Life Science
2 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.08%) LIMS
3 6 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.39%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (1.69%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Robotics
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.86%) Windows
2 11 (9.32%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) QMS
2 33 (27.97%) Validation
3 31 (26.27%) Change Management
4 28 (23.73%) Computer Science
5 27 (22.88%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (20.34%) Coaching
6 24 (20.34%) Project Management
7 22 (18.64%) Decision-Making
8 20 (16.95%) ITIL
9 19 (16.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (16.10%) Critical Thinking
9 19 (16.10%) Service Management
10 18 (15.25%) Analytical Thinking
10 18 (15.25%) Analytics
10 18 (15.25%) Data Validation
11 17 (14.41%) Process Improvement
11 17 (14.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (13.56%) Line Management
12 16 (13.56%) Time Management
13 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.86%) SQL
2 8 (6.78%) Python
3 5 (4.24%) C#
4 3 (2.54%) Java
4 3 (2.54%) R
4 3 (2.54%) Scala
4 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (44.07%) Degree
2 18 (15.25%) MBCS
3 10 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.54%) CCENT
4 3 (2.54%) CCNA
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.54%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.54%) MCP
4 3 (2.54%) MCSA
4 3 (2.54%) MCSE
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.54%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.69%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.69%) PhD
5 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.85%) GPEN
6 1 (0.85%) HNC
6 1 (0.85%) HND
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.97%) QA
2 27 (22.88%) SLA
3 12 (10.17%) GDPR
4 11 (9.32%) Good Clinical Practice
5 7 (5.93%) Data Quality
6 6 (5.08%) ISO 9001
7 5 (4.24%) GxP
7 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (2.54%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (2.54%) ISO 14001
9 2 (1.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (1.69%) GAMP
9 2 (1.69%) GLP
9 2 (1.69%) GMP
9 2 (1.69%) ITGC
9 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.69%) SOC 2
10 1 (0.85%) NIST
10 1 (0.85%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.25%) Ericsson
2 18 (15.25%) Remedy
3 11 (9.32%) VMware
4 10 (8.47%) Citrix
5 6 (5.08%) LabWare
6 5 (4.24%) SAP
7 4 (3.39%) Databricks
8 3 (2.54%) Ariba
8 3 (2.54%) NetApp
8 3 (2.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.69%) Sun
10 1 (0.85%) CA
10 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow