Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 285 296 302
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 48 50 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 40
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £36,800 £23,438 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% -6.36% +4.27%

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 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 9252 9636 10507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.50% 88.85% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7614 8032 8826
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the South West

Quality Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in the South West

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the South West

Quality Management
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 Quality Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Devon +25 9 £43,500 -27.50% 2
Wiltshire +2 9 £45,000 +24.06%
Bristol -39 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Gloucestershire +26 8 £53,500 +60.90%
Dorset +5 6 £75,000 +100.00% 1
Cornwall +1 2 £38,000 -
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 21 (43.75%) Risk Management
2 20 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
3 19 (39.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (35.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
6 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (27.08%) ISO 9001
7 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 12 (25.00%) QMS
8 11 (22.92%) Release Management
8 11 (22.92%) Degree
8 11 (22.92%) Finance
9 10 (20.83%) Information Security Management
9 10 (20.83%) Change Management
9 10 (20.83%) Security Management
9 10 (20.83%) Project Management
9 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
9 10 (20.83%) Linux
9 10 (20.83%) CESG
9 10 (20.83%) Information Security
9 10 (20.83%) JSP 440
9 10 (20.83%) ISMS
9 10 (20.83%) Information Assurance
9 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.83%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (20.83%) Security Auditing
10 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
10 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2

Quality Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.08%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Business Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Business Systems Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Lead Tester
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Leader
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Tester
3 7 (14.58%) Tester
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 4 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Quality Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) CESG
3 8 (16.67%) NHS
4 6 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 6 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.17%) PMI
7 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Risk Management
2 20 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 19 (39.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (35.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (25.00%) QMS
7 11 (22.92%) Release Management
8 10 (20.83%) Change Management
8 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
8 10 (20.83%) Information Assurance
8 10 (20.83%) Information Security
8 10 (20.83%) Information Security Management
8 10 (20.83%) ISMS
8 10 (20.83%) Project Management
8 10 (20.83%) Security Auditing
8 10 (20.83%) Security Management
9 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
9 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
10 8 (16.67%) ITIL
10 8 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Degree
4 10 (20.83%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 7 (14.58%) CEH
6 7 (14.58%) ISEB
6 7 (14.58%) ISTQB
6 7 (14.58%) MCSA
6 7 (14.58%) MCSE
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (8.33%) CITP
8 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.08%) APMP
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) ISO 9001
2 10 (20.83%) JSP 440
3 9 (18.75%) ISO 14001
4 6 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 6 (12.50%) GDPR
5 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (8.33%) QA
7 1 (2.08%) SLA
7 1 (2.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) Lotus