The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.60% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.26%
Continuous Improvement
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 101 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.91% 83.47% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 118 95 105
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bolton region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Bolton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Process Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Process Management
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA