Period
to 20 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 20 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management System (QMS)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 320 295 326
Rank change year-on-year -25 +31 +6
Permanent jobs citing QMS 9 44 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.090% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.46% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 38 10
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £41,300
90th Percentile £49,250 £63,750 £80,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% +25.00%

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,164 9,637 9,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.37% 92.69% 92.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7,262 7,944 7,812
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

QMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for QMS in the South West

QMS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for QMS in the South West

QMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QMS within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 September 2019. 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
Somerset +9 5 - -
Bristol -6 2 £50,000 -20.00% 7
Wiltshire -21 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire -23 1 £40,000 +23.08% 4
QMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2019, IT jobs citing QMS 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 West region with a requirement for QMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) ISO 22301
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) Public Sector
3 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
4 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) ITSM
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) IRCA
7 1 (11.11%) CA
7 1 (11.11%) NCR
7 1 (11.11%) SQR
7 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) VBA

QMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 5 (55.56%) Public Sector
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) QA Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Development Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
5 3 (33.33%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Security Auditing
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) SQR
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) IRCA
3 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 22301
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) CA
1 1 (11.11%) NCR