The median annual salary for a Quality Manager was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Manager
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 242 211
Rank change year-on-year +51 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Manager 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.081% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.084% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Median salary £46,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.42% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Quality Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Quality Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Manager in the West Midlands

Quality Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Quality Manager in the West Midlands

Quality Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Manager in the West Midlands

Quality Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Warwickshire +33 7 £46,000 +15.00%
Birmingham +14 3 £50,000 +37.93%
Coventry - 3 £36,250 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £53,500 -
Quality Manager
England

Quality Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Quality Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Quality Manager in the job title.

1 19 (70.37%) QA
2 12 (44.44%) ITSM
2 12 (44.44%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.93%) Military
4 7 (25.93%) Data Governance
5 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
6 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
7 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (11.11%) QMS
8 3 (11.11%) Scorecard
8 3 (11.11%) Internal Audit
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) Compliance Management
9 2 (7.41%) Time Management
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 2 (7.41%) Computer Science

Quality Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
General
1 7 (25.93%) Military
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITSM
1 12 (44.44%) Service Management
2 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
3 7 (25.93%) Data Governance
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Internal Audit
6 3 (11.11%) QMS
6 3 (11.11%) Scorecard
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Compliance Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) QA
2 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
3 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
4 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft