Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 278 305
Rank change year-on-year +20 +27 +6
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 82 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.82% 0.49% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.53% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 30
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,163 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £74,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 9,188 9,654 9,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.40% 92.27% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7,246 7,951 7,987
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 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
Bristol +40 55 £45,000 -28.00% 5
Gloucestershire -6 9 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Somerset +16 8 £42,500 +30.77%
Wiltshire -22 6 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Dorset -5 1 £30,000 - 3
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 49 (59.76%) Finance
2 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.00%) Data Management
4 39 (47.56%) Data Quality
5 37 (45.12%) Banking
6 27 (32.93%) Metadata Management
7 22 (26.83%) Data Modelling
7 22 (26.83%) Project Management
8 20 (24.39%) C
9 17 (20.73%) Portfolio Management
9 17 (20.73%) Business Transformation
10 15 (18.29%) Data Governance
11 14 (17.07%) Data Strategy
11 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
11 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
12 13 (15.85%) QMS
12 13 (15.85%) Data Analysis
12 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (14.63%) Public Sector
14 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
14 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
16 9 (10.98%) Use Case
16 9 (10.98%) Reference Data
16 9 (10.98%) Data Lineage
17 8 (9.76%) Coaching
17 8 (9.76%) Process Improvement
17 8 (9.76%) Degree
17 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
18 7 (8.54%) 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 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) Apache
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Big Data
1 1 (1.22%) Data Lake
1 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
1 1 (1.22%) Power BI
1 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (59.76%) Finance
2 37 (45.12%) Banking
3 12 (14.63%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.22%) Military
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Consultant
2 17 (20.73%) Business Change Consultant
2 17 (20.73%) Project Management Consultant
3 13 (15.85%) Management Consultant
4 12 (14.63%) Data Manager
4 12 (14.63%) Quality Manager
5 10 (12.20%) Data Quality Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Business Manager
7 8 (9.76%) Analyst
8 7 (8.54%) Data Analyst
8 7 (8.54%) Junior
8 7 (8.54%) Junior Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Lead Tester
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Leader
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Tester
9 5 (6.10%) Tester
10 3 (3.66%) Development Specialist
10 3 (3.66%) Project Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) QA Specialist
10 3 (3.66%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Apache Avro
1 1 (1.22%) JSON
1 1 (1.22%) Kafka
1 1 (1.22%) Keras
1 1 (1.22%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (1.22%) Pandas
1 1 (1.22%) scikit-learn
1 1 (1.22%) SciPy
1 1 (1.22%) TensorFlow
1 1 (1.22%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Reference Data
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.22%) CESG
4 1 (1.22%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.00%) Data Management
3 27 (32.93%) Metadata Management
4 22 (26.83%) Data Modelling
4 22 (26.83%) Project Management
5 17 (20.73%) Business Transformation
5 17 (20.73%) Portfolio Management
6 15 (18.29%) Data Governance
7 14 (17.07%) Data Strategy
8 13 (15.85%) Data Analysis
8 13 (15.85%) QMS
8 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
11 9 (10.98%) Data Lineage
11 9 (10.98%) Use Case
12 8 (9.76%) Coaching
12 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
12 8 (9.76%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) C
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) SQR
4 2 (2.44%) Java
4 2 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (1.22%) Clojure
5 1 (1.22%) Cypher
5 1 (1.22%) Scala
5 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) Degree
3 6 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.10%) CEH
4 5 (6.10%) ISEB
4 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.10%) MCSA
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.66%) IRCA
6 1 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (47.56%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.32%) ISO 22301
2 6 (7.32%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.22%) MISRA
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) CA
2 3 (3.66%) NCR
3 1 (1.22%) IBM
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle