The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Management
UK
Rank 563 504 546
Rank change year-on-year -59 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 292 512 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.50% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 235 415 353
Median salary £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% -1.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,983 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.21% +0.47%  

Quality Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Quality Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the UK

Quality Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in the UK

Quality Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the UK

Quality Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -49 272 £50,000 -7.91% 45
London +53 129 £55,000 +1.56% 13
South East -19 62 £52,500 -7.89% 14
City of London +73 43 £55,000 -15.38% 2
West Midlands +29 28 £45,000 +8.43% 3
East of England -18 18 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Birmingham +26 17 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -16 15 £47,500 -3.55% 4
Berkshire +9 14 £60,000 +11.62% 5
Wales +10 12 £52,500 +128.26% 1
West Sussex +9 12 £52,500 +5.00%
South Wales +20 11 £52,500 +176.31% 1
Gatwick -8 11 £52,500 -6.66%
Surrey -16 11 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Reading +33 10 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +5 10 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Cardiff +17 9 £65,000 +242.10% 1
Hertfordshire -15 9 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Scotland 0 8 £52,500 +23.52%
Manchester -27 8 £47,500 -3.55% 2
Essex +16 7 £43,750 -23.91%
East Sussex +12 7 £52,500 +64.06%
Brighton +12 7 £52,500 +64.06%
Middlesex +3 7 £50,000 -28.57%
Yorkshire +24 6 £35,102 -42.69% 2
Redhill +11 6 £40,000 -11.60%
South West +4 6 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Staffordshire - 6 £35,250 - 2
Edinburgh -7 5 £60,000 +41.17%
East Midlands -8 5 £51,900 -25.85% 1

Quality Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 230 (37.22%) Project Management
2 210 (33.98%) Finance
3 164 (26.54%) Degree
4 135 (21.84%) QMS
4 135 (21.84%) ITIL
5 132 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (19.74%) PRINCE2
7 115 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 114 (18.45%) SQL
9 111 (17.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 99 (16.02%) Microsoft
11 91 (14.72%) MS Excel
12 90 (14.56%) Management Information System
13 88 (14.24%) Service Management
14 84 (13.59%) Change Management
14 84 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
15 78 (12.62%) Risk Management
16 72 (11.65%) QA
17 71 (11.49%) Business Analysis
18 70 (11.33%) Process Improvement
19 67 (10.84%) SAP
20 63 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
21 61 (9.87%) Oracle
22 60 (9.71%) Scrum
23 57 (9.22%) SDLC
24 53 (8.58%) Data Quality
25 52 (8.41%) SQL Server
26 49 (7.93%) Manufacturing
26 49 (7.93%) Analytics
27 47 (7.61%) Retail

Quality Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.75%) IIS
3 16 (2.59%) Apache
4 15 (2.43%) Alfresco
4 15 (2.43%) SAS
4 15 (2.43%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (1.62%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.46%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.81%) CMS
8 5 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.65%) JBoss
10 3 (0.49%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.32%) Kentico
11 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.16%) Confluence
12 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 91 (14.72%) MS Excel
2 45 (7.28%) MS Office
3 35 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.91%) MS Project
6 12 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.49%) Stata
8 2 (0.32%) SPSS
9 1 (0.16%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 22 (3.56%) SAP ERP
2 11 (1.78%) SAP WM
3 6 (0.97%) HFM
3 6 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (0.97%) SAP MM
3 6 (0.97%) SAP PP
3 6 (0.97%) SAP QM
3 6 (0.97%) Workfront
4 5 (0.81%) BASE24
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.65%) SAP EWM
5 4 (0.65%) SAP Retail
5 4 (0.65%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.49%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.91%) SaaS
2 14 (2.27%) G Suite
3 10 (1.62%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.49%) IaaS
6 3 (0.49%) Office 365
7 2 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.69%) Firewall
2 17 (2.75%) Network Security
3 14 (2.27%) NetScaler
4 11 (1.78%) Internet
4 11 (1.78%) LAN
5 10 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.62%) WAN
6 8 (1.29%) SAN
7 7 (1.13%) ATM
8 6 (0.97%) DNS
9 5 (0.81%) HTTP
9 5 (0.81%) Wireless
10 4 (0.65%) VoIP
11 3 (0.49%) FTP
11 3 (0.49%) MPLS
11 3 (0.49%) SMTP
12 2 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.32%) Skype
12 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.16%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (3.24%) MySQL
6 19 (3.07%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (2.43%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.27%) Power BI
9 14 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.62%) Big Data
11 9 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.29%) SAP BW
13 7 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (0.97%) DB2
15 5 (0.81%) Base SAS
15 5 (0.81%) NonStop SQL
16 4 (0.65%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (2.43%) JIRA
2 13 (2.10%) Hudson
2 13 (2.10%) Selenium
3 11 (1.78%) LoadRunner
4 10 (1.62%) HP UFT
5 5 (0.81%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.49%) LSMW
7 3 (0.49%) Subversion
8 2 (0.32%) eCATT
8 2 (0.32%) ERwin
8 2 (0.32%) Gatling
8 2 (0.32%) JMeter
8 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.32%) VersionOne
9 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 210 (33.98%) Finance
2 49 (7.93%) Manufacturing
3 47 (7.61%) Retail
4 42 (6.80%) Banking
5 35 (5.66%) Back Office
5 35 (5.66%) Telecoms
6 33 (5.34%) Marketing
7 27 (4.37%) Publishing
8 24 (3.88%) Financial Institution
9 18 (2.91%) Legal
10 17 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (2.10%) Billing
12 11 (1.78%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.97%) Advertising
13 6 (0.97%) Automotive
14 5 (0.81%) Electronics
15 4 (0.65%) German Language
16 3 (0.49%) Military
17 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (21.68%) Analyst
2 80 (12.94%) Project Manager
3 64 (10.36%) Consultant
4 35 (5.66%) Business Analyst
5 31 (5.02%) Developer
6 29 (4.69%) IT Manager
7 24 (3.88%) Architect
8 22 (3.56%) Data Analyst
8 22 (3.56%) Senior Manager
9 21 (3.40%) Technical Manager
10 20 (3.24%) SAP Consultant
10 20 (3.24%) Senior Project Manager
10 20 (3.24%) Service Manager
11 19 (3.07%) IT Analyst
12 17 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 17 (2.75%) IT Security Analyst
12 17 (2.75%) Quality Manager
12 17 (2.75%) Security Analyst
13 14 (2.27%) QA Manager
13 14 (2.27%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.15%) XML
2 17 (2.75%) Web Services
3 16 (2.59%) .NET
4 14 (2.27%) SOAP
5 11 (1.78%) REST
6 10 (1.62%) Dojo
6 10 (1.62%) DOM
6 10 (1.62%) jQuery
6 10 (1.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (1.29%) MDX
8 7 (1.13%) Middleware
9 6 (0.97%) HTML
10 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.81%) EDI
11 4 (0.65%) EDIFACT
12 3 (0.49%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.49%) Java EE
13 2 (0.32%) Django
13 2 (0.32%) IBM Integration Bus
13 2 (0.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.56%) Management Information System
2 84 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.21%) PMI
5 22 (3.56%) Data Centre
6 18 (2.91%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.91%) NHS
6 18 (2.91%) User Experience
7 16 (2.59%) CESG
8 14 (2.27%) EMC VNX
9 13 (2.10%) Fintech
10 12 (1.94%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.78%) Life Science
12 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.29%) Reference Data
13 6 (0.97%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (0.81%) CCTV
14 5 (0.81%) FMCG
14 5 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.12%) Windows
2 31 (5.02%) Linux
3 26 (4.21%) Unix
4 17 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.27%) Debian
5 14 (2.27%) Mac OS X
5 14 (2.27%) NetWare
5 14 (2.27%) SUSE
5 14 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.81%) OpenVMS
7 5 (0.81%) Windows 2000
7 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.49%) CentOS
8 3 (0.49%) Solaris
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (37.22%) Project Management
2 135 (21.84%) ITIL
2 135 (21.84%) QMS
3 132 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (19.74%) PRINCE2
5 115 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 111 (17.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 88 (14.24%) Service Management
8 84 (13.59%) Change Management
9 78 (12.62%) Risk Management
10 71 (11.49%) Business Analysis
11 70 (11.33%) Process Improvement
12 63 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
13 60 (9.71%) Scrum
14 57 (9.22%) SDLC
15 49 (7.93%) Analytics
16 44 (7.12%) Process Management
16 44 (7.12%) Waterfall
17 42 (6.80%) Line Management
17 42 (6.80%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 114 (18.45%) SQL
2 31 (5.02%) Java
3 22 (3.56%) JavaScript
4 18 (2.91%) VBA
5 10 (1.62%) Python
6 9 (1.46%) C++
7 8 (1.29%) C
7 8 (1.29%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.97%) MATLAB
9 5 (0.81%) C#
9 5 (0.81%) COBOL
9 5 (0.81%) R
10 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.65%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.49%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.49%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (0.49%) RPG
12 2 (0.32%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.32%) Scala
12 2 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 164 (26.54%) Degree
2 46 (7.44%) PMI Certification
3 36 (5.83%) PMP
4 28 (4.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 27 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 21 (3.40%) ISEB
7 20 (3.24%) Security Cleared
8 13 (2.10%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.94%) ISEB Practitioner
10 9 (1.46%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.13%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.97%) SAP Certification
14 5 (0.81%) APMP
14 5 (0.81%) CCNP
14 5 (0.81%) HND
14 5 (0.81%) MCSE
14 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.65%) QA
2 53 (8.58%) Data Quality
3 47 (7.61%) PMO
4 38 (6.15%) ISO 9001
5 30 (4.85%) SLA
6 22 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (3.07%) COBIT
8 14 (2.27%) EMIR
8 14 (2.27%) MiFID
9 12 (1.94%) PCI DSS
10 11 (1.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 11 (1.78%) GxP
10 11 (1.78%) HL7
10 11 (1.78%) P3O
11 8 (1.29%) ISO 14001
11 8 (1.29%) ISO 9000
12 7 (1.13%) HMG Infosec
12 7 (1.13%) JSP 440
13 6 (0.97%) RMADS
14 5 (0.81%) IAS 39
System Software
1 23 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
3 16 (2.59%) vSphere
4 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 14 (2.27%) XenApp
5 2 (0.32%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (2.27%) EMC VPLEX
1 14 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
1 14 (2.27%) Nagios
1 14 (2.27%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 14 (2.27%) Simpana
2 9 (1.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.49%) Puppet
5 2 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 99 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.84%) SAP
3 61 (9.87%) Oracle
4 39 (6.31%) HP
5 33 (5.34%) VMware
6 32 (5.18%) IBM
7 18 (2.91%) EMC
8 17 (2.75%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.59%) Citrix
9 16 (2.59%) CommVault
10 15 (2.43%) Cisco
10 15 (2.43%) Google
10 15 (2.43%) Tableau
11 14 (2.27%) Novell
12 13 (2.10%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.78%) Pega
13 11 (1.78%) Sun
14 10 (1.62%) webMethods
15 7 (1.13%) CheckPoint
16 6 (0.97%) Hyperion
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP To 35k +Many Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Includes great benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: 5% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Twickenham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Posted: 8 days ago
London
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £57-63K p/a
Posted: 9 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford or London or Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £57-63K p/a
Posted: 13 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Posted: 8 days ago
Sevenoaks
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum free breakfast. pension, gym, childc
Posted: 27 days ago