The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 48 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 8 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.71% 2.66% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 3.51% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £20,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £70,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
352 370 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.21% 75.82% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 292 315 426
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Darwen - 3 £35,000 - 2
Blackburn 0 2 £39,000 -29.09%
Lancaster +9 1 £40,000 -42.85%
Preston -8 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Segmentation
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) IVR
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) MHEG
4 1 (9.09%) Brand Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Interactive TV
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Head of ICT
3 1 (9.09%) Service Assurance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) IVR
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) MHEG
2 1 (9.09%) Interactive TV
2 1 (9.09%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Segmentation
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Brand Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) OpenTV
Skelmersdale
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, life insur, mob
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Capita
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Skelmersdale
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + bonus, pension, health, mob, lap
Posted: 12 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Darwen
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago