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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 45 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.50% 1.10% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 1.31% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Continuous Improvement
North West

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
345 381 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.25% 84.11% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 290 326 298
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,375 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 29 April 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 4 £42,500 -
Lancaster - 1 £20,000 -
Morecambe - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) QA
3 5 (29.41%) Time Management
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) ISEB
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (17.65%) Logistics
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP PP
1 2 (11.76%) SAP SCM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP PP Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Accountant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Relationship Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Development Team Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP WM Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Time Management
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB
3 2 (11.76%) VB6
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
Lancashire
Capita plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car/benefits
Posted: 16 days ago