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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 65 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% 0.55% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.68% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £32,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
418 444 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.77% 81.32% 76.04%
Number of salaries quoted 360 387 274
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Blackpool - 2 £31,250 - 2
Preston - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) AS400
3 5 (62.50%) RPG
3 5 (62.50%) iSeries
3 5 (62.50%) Release Management
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Client Relationship Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) AS400
1 5 (62.50%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Release Management
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) RPG
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago