The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
North West / Lancashire
Rank 47 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.04% 2.23% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.63% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 10
Median salary £38,250 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.09% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £23,300 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 304 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.44% 84.68% 88.45%
Number of salaries quoted 394 251 371
Median salary £37,500 £35,625 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Lancashire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Preston -4 12 £37,500 +37.61%
Darwen - 2 £42,500 -
Blackpool 0 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
2 10 (37.04%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) QA
3 6 (22.22%) Service Management
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) MySQL
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) SLA
4 5 (18.52%) HTTP
4 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (18.52%) Service Design
5 4 (14.81%) Smoke Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) Logistics
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) SAP SCM
5 4 (14.81%) SAP PP
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP PP
1 4 (14.81%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
1 5 (18.52%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Service Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Development Manager
2 4 (14.81%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) SAP PP Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Manual Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 3 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
3 3 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Planning Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Planning Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) AIX
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
1 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Service Management
4 5 (18.52%) Service Design
4 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Logistics
5 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Smoke Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) People Management
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.41%) Business Forecasting
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) C
2 3 (11.11%) PHP
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 5 (18.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
1 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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