The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 41 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.06% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Continuous Improvement
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 235 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.62% 84.53% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 161 155 160
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Chester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Chester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Chester

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Business Development
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Advertising
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.52%) Internet
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) .NET

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) NetBeans
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (9.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (28.57%) Advertising
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) Zend Framework
1 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) CSS3
1 2 (9.52%) SignalR
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (9.52%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Business Development
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) VMware
1 2 (9.52%) Zend
1 2 (9.52%) Tableau
1 2 (9.52%) Vertica
1 2 (9.52%) Talend
2 1 (4.76%) Dundas
2 1 (4.76%) FrontRange
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Genesys
2 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio