The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 218 196
Rank change year-on-year +21 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Quality Management 34 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 21
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4576 5402 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 88.69% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 4188 4136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Quality Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Quality Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Quality Management in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Management in the West Midlands

Quality Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Solihull -3 7 £40,000 +60.00%
Shropshire - 7 £71,500 - 1
Birmingham +7 5 £50,000 +21.21% 3
Warwickshire +12 4 £65,000 +18.18%
Coventry - 3 £50,000 - 1
Staffordshire +9 2 £52,500 +110.00%
Smethwick - 1 £50,000 -
Quality Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Quality Management.

1 30 (48.39%) QMS
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 22 (35.48%) Business Analysis
4 20 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (22.58%) Manufacturing
5 14 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (20.97%) Data Management
6 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (19.35%) Validation
7 12 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 11 (17.74%) Pega
8 11 (17.74%) Line Management
8 11 (17.74%) Driving Licence
8 11 (17.74%) Process Management
8 11 (17.74%) TOGAF
8 11 (17.74%) MS Visio
8 11 (17.74%) SOA
8 11 (17.74%) NHS
8 11 (17.74%) ISEB
9 10 (16.13%) EMC
9 10 (16.13%) Middleware
9 10 (16.13%) SLA
9 10 (16.13%) Documentum
9 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
9 10 (16.13%) SOAP
9 10 (16.13%) Web Services
9 10 (16.13%) SQL Server

Quality Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (16.13%) Documentum
1 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.29%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (17.74%) MS Visio
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) MPLS
1 1 (1.61%) Network Security
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.23%) Power BI
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
1 10 (16.13%) Selenium
2 7 (11.29%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Analyst
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
2 10 (16.13%) Business Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Pega Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Quality Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) SQL BI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Middleware
1 10 (16.13%) REST
1 10 (16.13%) SOAP
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) Dojo
3 1 (1.61%) DOM
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Driving Licence
1 11 (17.74%) NHS
2 8 (12.90%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.45%) Life Science
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) QMS
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Business Analysis
4 20 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 14 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (20.97%) Data Management
7 12 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (19.35%) Validation
8 11 (17.74%) Line Management
8 11 (17.74%) Process Management
8 11 (17.74%) SOA
8 11 (17.74%) TOGAF
9 10 (16.13%) BPEL
9 10 (16.13%) Build Automation
9 10 (16.13%) Case Management
9 10 (16.13%) Document Management
9 10 (16.13%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 10 (16.13%) Logistics
9 10 (16.13%) Risk Management
9 10 (16.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) Java
2 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) ISEB
3 10 (16.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (8.06%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) CISA
5 2 (3.23%) CISM
5 2 (3.23%) CISSP
5 2 (3.23%) CRISC
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 2 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 8 (12.90%) ISO 9001
3 6 (9.68%) QA
4 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
5 4 (6.45%) PMO
6 2 (3.23%) ISO 14001
6 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.61%) COBIT
7 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Pega
3 10 (16.13%) EMC
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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