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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 95 124 131
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 18 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.070% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1479 1434 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.59% 79.80% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1055 1143
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 12 £41,500 -
Knutsford -5 4 - -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
3 5 (26.32%) ISEB
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Logistics
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 5 (26.32%) Business Transformation
3 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 5 (26.32%) Coaching
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
4 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 4 (21.05%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Process 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 Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.26%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Content Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Logistics
2 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (26.32%) Business Transformation
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
2 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 4 (21.05%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
1 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) SunGard
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.26%) Fiserv