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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 56 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.04% 1.97% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.43% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £26,300 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £46,500 £39,350
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
474 371 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.78% 81.36% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 431 285 386
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £56,500
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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 5 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Chorley - 2 £45,000 -
Darwen - 2 £42,500 -
Blackpool -5 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 11 (37.93%) Service Management
2 10 (34.48%) Service Design
3 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 9 (31.03%) SAP
4 8 (27.59%) SLA
4 8 (27.59%) SAP PP
4 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Logistics
4 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) SAP SCM
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) ITSM
5 4 (13.79%) Finance
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) .NET
5 4 (13.79%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) C
6 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) HTTP
6 3 (10.34%) Management Information System

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 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SAP PP
1 8 (27.59%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Delivery Manager
2 8 (27.59%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SAP PP Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Service Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Planning Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Planning Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
4 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Test Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) LAMP
2 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Service Management
2 10 (34.48%) Service Design
3 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) Logistics
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) ITSM
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Business Forecasting
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) OWASP
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) R
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) CA
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
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