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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
North West / Lancashire
Rank 51 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 9 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.82% 1.99% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.38% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,775 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £42,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%

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
439 294 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.87% 83.52% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 396 248 384
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Colne - 6 £29,000 -
Skelmersdale -4 1 £43,500 +22.10%
Preston -12 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Darwen - 1 £30,500 -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Back Office
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
6 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) JUnit
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) HNC
6 1 (7.69%) HND
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Process 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Applications Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Applications Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Application Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
5 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Business Relationship Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing Engineering Technician
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Lean Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP