The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.69% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 138 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 82.58% 68.32% 90.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 136 270
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Knutsford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
3 5 (45.45%) PKI
3 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) DB2
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) XSD
5 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
5 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
5 3 (27.27%) AWK
5 3 (27.27%) Korn
5 3 (27.27%) IBM Mainframe

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) XSD
1 3 (27.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Cryptography
1 5 (45.45%) PKI
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
3 2 (18.18%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
1 3 (27.27%) AWK
1 3 (27.27%) Korn
1 3 (27.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MBA
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) CSQA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle