The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 42 46 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 26 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.48% 1.93% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 2.41% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 3
Average salary £36,000 £28,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -55.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 290 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.07% 80.11% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 441 251 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Liverpool

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 19 (55.88%) C#
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) MySQL
2 14 (41.18%) VB
2 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 14 (41.18%) Apple
2 14 (41.18%) VB6
2 14 (41.18%) Android
3 8 (23.53%) Performance Management
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Finance
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
5 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) jQuery
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (14.71%) WinForms
7 4 (11.76%) ISO 14001
7 4 (11.76%) CCA
7 4 (11.76%) Workflow
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection Act

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Grunt
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) VB Developer
2 14 (41.18%) VB6 Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Head of ICT
5 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Process Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) CSS
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 6 (17.65%) jQuery
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) WinForms
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.94%) Sass
4 1 (2.94%) LESS
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.94%) EMC Centera
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) W3C
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Performance Management
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Workflow
4 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.76%) Market Research
5 3 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) ITSM
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) VB
2 14 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 14 (41.18%) VB6
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCA
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MBA
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 4 (11.76%) ISO 14001
2 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) BS25999
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Apple
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Remedy
3 1 (2.94%) NetApp
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) EMC