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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 44 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
220 205 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.48% 81.67% 63.59%
Number of salaries quoted 143 155 98
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,715
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Support Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco