The table below looks at the statistics for Process 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 Process Improvement over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 39 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.30% 1.15% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 1.31% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Average salary £41,750 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Process 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
281 457 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.75% 87.88% 86.46%
Number of salaries quoted 236 398 324
Average salary £35,625 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in Lancashire

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Process 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 Process Improvement within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Preston +13 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Skelmersdale - 1 £35,625 -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy
4 2 (22.22%) BPR
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Process 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 Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Process Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Process Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) BPR
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy