Period
to 21 November 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 294 301
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 46 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 42
South West median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,800 £23,438
90th Percentile £75,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £61,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +23.00% -2.91% -6.36%

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 9,426 9,427 9,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.17% 91.13% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7,566 7,762 8,216
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,975 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 2018.

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 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
Bristol +24 21 £62,500 +4.17% 5
Wiltshire -1 12 £49,500 +10.00% 3
Dorset -7 5 £62,500 -16.67%
Somerset - 5 £32,500 - 2
Gloucestershire +10 1 - - 1
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (56.52%) QMS
2 24 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 22 (47.83%) V-Model
4 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) C#
6 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
7 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
7 15 (32.61%) Change Management
8 14 (30.43%) Risk Management
8 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 14 (30.43%) CRM
8 14 (30.43%) Process Improvement
9 13 (28.26%) Data Quality
9 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
9 13 (28.26%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (28.26%) .NET
9 13 (28.26%) Oracle
9 13 (28.26%) Web Services
9 13 (28.26%) ETL
9 13 (28.26%) ISEB
9 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (26.09%) Degree
10 12 (26.09%) Informatica
10 12 (26.09%) PowerCenter
10 12 (26.09%) Trillium
10 12 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (26.09%) RDBMS

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 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Modbus
1 4 (8.70%) PPP
1 4 (8.70%) Profibus
1 4 (8.70%) RS-232
1 4 (8.70%) RS-422
1 4 (8.70%) RS-485
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (26.09%) PowerCenter
3 12 (26.09%) QualityStage
3 12 (26.09%) RDBMS
3 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 12 (26.09%) SAP Data Services
3 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ER Studio
1 1 (2.17%) ERwin
1 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Project Leader
2 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Graduate
7 2 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.35%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Software Quality Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Senior PMO Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
1 13 (28.26%) Web Services
2 12 (26.09%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (56.52%) QMS
2 24 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 22 (47.83%) V-Model
4 15 (32.61%) Change Management
5 14 (30.43%) CRM
5 14 (30.43%) Process Improvement
5 14 (30.43%) Risk Management
6 13 (28.26%) ETL
7 12 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
8 11 (23.91%) Integration Testing
8 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
8 11 (23.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
8 11 (23.91%) Scrum
8 11 (23.91%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
8 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (21.74%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) C
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
3 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 13 (28.26%) ISEB
4 12 (26.09%) Degree
5 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
6 6 (13.04%) CEH
6 6 (13.04%) MCSA
6 6 (13.04%) MCSE
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) Data Quality
2 5 (10.87%) QA
3 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (4.35%) DO-178B
4 2 (4.35%) ISO 13485
4 2 (4.35%) PMO
5 1 (2.17%) AQAP
5 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Oracle
3 12 (26.09%) IBM
3 12 (26.09%) Informatica
3 12 (26.09%) Trillium
4 1 (2.17%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.17%) Rockwell
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Siemens