Quality Management
UK

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 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 463 423 617
Rank change year-on-year -40 +194 -8
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 395 806 637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.76% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 247 299 282
10th Percentile £25,950 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £34,375 £39,375 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,581 £54,120 £59,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.93% -9.04% +13.33%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,938 £78,438
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £93,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,311 105,505 133,610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51,446 63,554 81,288
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,591 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +7.29%

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Quality Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Management in the UK

Quality Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Quality Management.

Salary trend for Quality Management in the UK

Quality Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Quality Management over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the UK

Quality Management
Top 17 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 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England -53 317 £45,392 -13.54% 271
UK excluding London -28 298 £42,500 -10.53% 262
Work from Home +36 131 £56,500 -13.08% 80
North of England +30 73 £35,000 -30.00% 43
London +42 69 £67,500 +3.85% 48
South East -25 59 £54,151 +66.62% 85
South West +23 43 £38,750 -13.89% 27
North West +70 39 £30,000 -31.43% 22
Midlands -7 39 £53,500 -2.73% 39
Scotland +7 38 £44,500 -21.93% 30
East of England +31 24 £40,000 -30.43% 27
West Midlands +4 23 £53,500 -2.73% 22
Yorkshire +9 20 £35,000 -31.24% 11
East Midlands +9 16 £50,000 - 17
North East +16 14 £40,000 - 11
Wales +11 12 £40,000 -31.03% 16
Northern Ireland +36 10 - - 4

Quality Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (8.10%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Exchange
4 2 (0.51%) CMS
4 2 (0.51%) Drupal
4 2 (0.51%) WordPress
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) Confluence
5 1 (0.25%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.25%) SAS
5 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (12.41%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) SAP PP
2 7 (1.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (1.77%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.76%) Q-Pulse
3 3 (0.76%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.76%) SAP QM
4 2 (0.51%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.25%) HFM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.25%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.91%) AWS
2 36 (9.11%) Azure
3 23 (5.82%) SaaS
4 11 (2.78%) Power Platform
5 10 (2.53%) GCP
6 9 (2.28%) Collibra
7 8 (2.03%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.76%) Google Workspace
9 3 (0.76%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.76%) Smartsheet
10 2 (0.51%) IaaS
10 2 (0.51%) OCI
10 2 (0.51%) PaaS
11 1 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.25%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (0.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 1 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.77%) Bluetooth
2 6 (1.52%) WAN
2 6 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.27%) Firewall
3 5 (1.27%) Internet
3 5 (1.27%) LAN
3 5 (1.27%) VLAN
3 5 (1.27%) VoIP
3 5 (1.27%) VPN
4 4 (1.01%) Intranet
5 3 (0.76%) Broadband
6 2 (0.51%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.25%) 2G
7 1 (0.25%) 3G
7 1 (0.25%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.25%) 4G
7 1 (0.25%) RFID
7 1 (0.25%) RS-232
7 1 (0.25%) Skype
7 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.78%) Power BI
2 10 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.03%) Metadata
4 6 (1.52%) Big Data
4 6 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.51%) Tableau
6 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.25%) GIS
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) MS Access
6 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.25%) Power Query
6 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Git
1 5 (1.27%) JIRA
1 5 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 110 (27.85%) Social Skills
2 107 (27.09%) Finance
3 54 (13.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 54 (13.67%) Manufacturing
4 49 (12.41%) Marketing
5 48 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (10.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 38 (9.62%) Legal
8 37 (9.37%) Retail
9 33 (8.35%) Law
10 19 (4.81%) Organisational Skills
11 13 (3.29%) Influencing Skills
12 11 (2.78%) Environmental Health
13 10 (2.53%) Advertising
13 10 (2.53%) Aerospace
13 10 (2.53%) Electronics
13 10 (2.53%) Telecoms
14 8 (2.03%) Automotive
14 8 (2.03%) Documentation Skills
14 8 (2.03%) Police
Job Titles
1 68 (17.22%) Lead
2 61 (15.44%) Software Engineer
3 49 (12.41%) Senior
4 32 (8.10%) Consultant
4 32 (8.10%) Senior Software Engineer
5 31 (7.85%) Lead Software Engineer
5 31 (7.85%) Project Manager
6 27 (6.84%) QA Manager
7 24 (6.08%) Analyst
8 23 (5.82%) Quality Manager
9 20 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (4.30%) Data Consultant
11 12 (3.04%) QA Leader
12 11 (2.78%) Architect
12 11 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
13 10 (2.53%) Administrator
13 10 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (2.53%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.28%) Data Governance Consultant
14 9 (2.28%) Governance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.85%) PySpark
2 4 (1.01%) .NET
2 4 (1.01%) SAPUI5
3 3 (0.76%) CSS
3 3 (0.76%) HTML
3 3 (0.76%) React
4 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.25%) ATL
4 1 (0.25%) GraphQL
4 1 (0.25%) JSON
4 1 (0.25%) JSP
4 1 (0.25%) Node.js
4 1 (0.25%) RAML
4 1 (0.25%) RESTful
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.25%) WCF
4 1 (0.25%) Web Services
4 1 (0.25%) WinForms
4 1 (0.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.61%) Management Information System
2 27 (6.84%) NHS
3 20 (5.06%) Satnav
3 20 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.04%) IoT
5 11 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.78%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.77%) PMI
7 5 (1.27%) Clustering
8 4 (1.01%) Life Science
8 4 (1.01%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (0.76%) Biopharmaceutical
9 3 (0.76%) FMCG
9 3 (0.76%) Product Ownership
9 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.51%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.51%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.51%) Replication
11 1 (0.25%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.29%) Windows
2 8 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.27%) Android
3 5 (1.27%) Mac OS
3 5 (1.27%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2019
4 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.76%) Linux
6 1 (0.25%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (30.63%) QMS
2 107 (27.09%) Problem-Solving
3 102 (25.82%) Project Management
4 73 (18.48%) Agile
5 71 (17.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 59 (14.94%) Software Engineering
7 54 (13.67%) Decision-Making
8 45 (11.39%) ETL
8 45 (11.39%) SDLC
9 43 (10.89%) Internal Audit
9 43 (10.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 40 (10.13%) Validation
11 38 (9.62%) Project Delivery
12 37 (9.37%) Artificial Intelligence
13 36 (9.11%) Analytics
14 34 (8.61%) Data Engineering
14 34 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (8.10%) Machine Learning
15 32 (8.10%) Microservices
15 32 (8.10%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 44 (11.14%) Python
2 32 (8.10%) Java
3 21 (5.32%) C
3 21 (5.32%) C++
4 8 (2.03%) SQL
5 6 (1.52%) C#
6 5 (1.27%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.51%) Bash
8 2 (0.51%) PHP
9 1 (0.25%) ABAP
9 1 (0.25%) R
9 1 (0.25%) Scala
9 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (22.78%) Degree
2 40 (10.13%) Security Cleared
3 35 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.77%) PMP
7 4 (1.01%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 3 (0.76%) ACCA
9 2 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.51%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.51%) HNC
9 2 (0.51%) MOS
9 2 (0.51%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Certification
10 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.25%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (25.32%) QA
2 77 (19.49%) Data Quality
3 50 (12.66%) ISO 9001
4 20 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (5.06%) Software Quality Assurance
5 18 (4.56%) GDPR
6 13 (3.29%) Good Clinical Practice
6 13 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 12 (3.04%) NEBOSH
8 11 (2.78%) ISO 14001
9 8 (2.03%) COSHH
10 5 (1.27%) GMP
11 4 (1.01%) SLA
12 3 (0.76%) PMO
13 2 (0.51%) Accessibility
13 2 (0.51%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.51%) GxP
13 2 (0.51%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.51%) TickIT
14 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 8 (2.03%) Active Directory
1 8 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.25%) Embedded Firmware
4 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.27%) Autotask
2 5 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
2 5 (1.27%) SCCM
3 2 (0.51%) Ansible
3 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.90%) SAP
3 26 (6.58%) Google
4 17 (4.30%) Informatica
5 15 (3.80%) IBM
5 15 (3.80%) Oracle
6 10 (2.53%) Salesforce
7 8 (2.03%) Apple
7 8 (2.03%) VMware
8 6 (1.52%) Minitab
8 6 (1.52%) Talend
9 5 (1.27%) Datto
10 3 (0.76%) Citrix
10 3 (0.76%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.76%) Sun
11 2 (0.51%) Ariba
11 2 (0.51%) Databricks
11 2 (0.51%) EMC
11 2 (0.51%) Remedy
12 1 (0.25%) UiPath