The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 80 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 4 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.42% 1.44% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.60% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 9
Median salary £75,000 £42,500 £42,279
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £34,700 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Process Improvement
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
785 1565 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.54% 90.15% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 688 1242 1128
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in Cheshire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Process Improvement
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +11 1 £87,500 +121.51%
Chester -1 1 £75,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Process 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Process Improvement.

1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (32.00%) Change Control
2 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 8 (32.00%) Service Management
2 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) UML
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (20.00%) QA
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) ISEB
5 4 (16.00%) SLA
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.00%) SOA

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) Multicast
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) IT Manager
1 8 (32.00%) IT Project Manager
1 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Development Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Statistics
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) Business Analysis
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 8 (32.00%) Change Control
2 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
2 8 (32.00%) Service Management
2 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
1 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
3 3 (12.00%) COBIT
4 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cognizant
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Cadence
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata