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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 40 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.57% 0.61% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.70% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.74%
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
158 142 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.29% 86.06% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 135 133 80
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft