The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 43 146 120
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -26
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 209 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.43% 1.16% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.27% 1.38% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 182 44 38
Average salary £45,500 £43,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.81% +11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Salford +11 11 £35,000 +62.79%
Rochdale 0 10 £50,000 +6.95%
Stockport - 5 £36,250 - 1
Altrincham +3 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 -
Oldham - 1 £42,500 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 96 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (24.60%) Finance
3 66 (21.36%) SQL
4 64 (20.71%) Project Management
5 63 (20.39%) Scrum
6 55 (17.80%) Degree
7 51 (16.50%) JavaScript
8 46 (14.89%) ITIL
9 45 (14.56%) TDD
10 44 (14.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 43 (13.92%) Service Delivery
11 43 (13.92%) Service Management
12 42 (13.59%) SQL Server
13 40 (12.94%) PRINCE2
14 39 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (12.30%) HTML
16 37 (11.97%) Microsoft
17 36 (11.65%) .NET
18 35 (11.33%) C#
18 35 (11.33%) Linux
19 33 (10.68%) Legal
20 31 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (10.03%) Supplier Management
20 31 (10.03%) Analytics
21 30 (9.71%) XML
21 30 (9.71%) Line Management
22 28 (9.06%) CSS
22 28 (9.06%) PHP
22 28 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 27 (8.74%) Data Protection

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.65%) Apache
3 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.56%) MS Project
3 10 (3.24%) MS Office
4 9 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.97%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.65%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.32%) Summit
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.32%) Primavera
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.85%) Route 53
2 15 (4.85%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (1.62%) GitHub
4 4 (1.29%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.83%) Internet
2 17 (5.50%) VPN
2 17 (5.50%) IPsec
3 15 (4.85%) PPTP
3 15 (4.85%) OpenVPN
4 8 (2.59%) HTTP
5 6 (1.94%) SAN
6 4 (1.29%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.29%) IPv6
6 4 (1.29%) Broadband
6 4 (1.29%) Firewall
6 4 (1.29%) DSL
7 3 (0.97%) Intranet
8 2 (0.65%) MPLS
8 2 (0.65%) OSPF
8 2 (0.65%) BGP
8 2 (0.65%) DSLAM
8 2 (0.65%) PBX
8 2 (0.65%) VoIP
8 2 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (7.44%) MySQL
5 20 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.62%) QlikView
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.32%) Big Data
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 27 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (6.15%) Mercurial
2 19 (6.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 15 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.53%) Selenium
5 11 (3.56%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.91%) Hudson
6 9 (2.91%) Jasmine
6 9 (2.91%) Subversion
7 4 (1.29%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.29%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.97%) PhpStorm
9 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.65%) Maven
9 2 (0.65%) JIRA
10 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 76 (24.60%) Finance
2 33 (10.68%) Legal
3 26 (8.41%) Retail
4 17 (5.50%) Marketing
5 14 (4.53%) Law
6 11 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.59%) Games
8 7 (2.27%) Banking
9 5 (1.62%) Advertising
10 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 73 (23.62%) Developer
2 39 (12.62%) Analyst
3 30 (9.71%) Senior Developer
4 26 (8.41%) Programme Manager
5 25 (8.09%) Business Analyst
6 22 (7.12%) SQL Developer
7 20 (6.47%) Service Manager
8 19 (6.15%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.18%) Test Manager
10 15 (4.85%) Project Manager
10 15 (4.85%) Senior Business Analyst
10 15 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (4.85%) Senior SQL Developer
11 14 (4.53%) C# Developer
12 13 (4.21%) IT Programme Manager
13 12 (3.88%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.56%) IT Project Manager
15 10 (3.24%) Software Developer
16 9 (2.91%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.30%) HTML
2 36 (11.65%) .NET
3 30 (9.71%) XML
4 28 (9.06%) CSS
5 25 (8.09%) jQuery
6 24 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 15 (4.85%) HTML5
7 15 (4.85%) CSS3
7 15 (4.85%) AngularJS
8 13 (4.21%) Spring
8 13 (4.21%) LAMP
9 12 (3.88%) RESTful
10 9 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (2.91%) Java EE
10 9 (2.91%) WCF
10 9 (2.91%) WPF
10 9 (2.91%) Backbone.js
10 9 (2.91%) Ember.js
11 8 (2.59%) Oracle ADF
12 6 (1.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.18%) NHS
3 15 (4.85%) Cryptography
3 15 (4.85%) PKI
4 13 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.88%) Freedom of Information
6 11 (3.56%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.56%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.91%) Xbox
8 8 (2.59%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.59%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.94%) GIS
10 5 (1.62%) W3C
10 5 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.29%) IPTV
11 4 (1.29%) BBC
12 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.97%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.65%) Tandem
14 1 (0.32%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.33%) Linux
2 19 (6.15%) Windows
3 15 (4.85%) CentOS
4 10 (3.24%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.24%) UNIX
4 10 (3.24%) Android
5 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.71%) Project Management
3 63 (20.39%) Scrum
4 46 (14.89%) ITIL
5 45 (14.56%) TDD
6 44 (14.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (13.92%) Service Management
7 43 (13.92%) Service Delivery
8 40 (12.94%) PRINCE2
9 31 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (10.03%) Supplier Management
9 31 (10.03%) Analytics
10 30 (9.71%) Line Management
11 27 (8.74%) Data Protection
12 26 (8.41%) Continuous Delivery
13 25 (8.09%) Data Analysis
13 25 (8.09%) OO
14 24 (7.77%) Risk Management
14 24 (7.77%) Programme Management
15 23 (7.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.36%) SQL
2 51 (16.50%) JavaScript
3 35 (11.33%) C#
4 28 (9.06%) PHP
5 26 (8.41%) C++
5 26 (8.41%) Java
6 20 (6.47%) T-SQL
7 15 (4.85%) Bash Shell
8 14 (4.53%) Python
9 9 (2.91%) C
10 6 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.62%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.97%) PHP5
12 3 (0.97%) VB
13 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.32%) Perl
13 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (17.80%) Degree
2 15 (4.85%) ISTQB
3 12 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (2.27%) ISEB
6 5 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.29%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.97%) CISSP
8 3 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.97%) CISA
8 3 (0.97%) CISM
9 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.65%) HND
9 2 (0.65%) CCNP
9 2 (0.65%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.32%) MCTS
10 1 (0.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.32%) HNC
10 1 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.88%) QA
2 11 (3.56%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.24%) SLA
3 10 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (4.53%) Docker
2 9 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.65%) vSphere
4 2 (0.65%) vCloud
5 1 (0.32%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 17 (5.50%) Puppet
2 14 (4.53%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.97%) SCOM
4 2 (0.65%) SCCM
4 2 (0.65%) Plesk
4 2 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.65%) cPanel
4 2 (0.65%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.32%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.32%) Netcool
5 1 (0.32%) Foglight
5 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.77%) Oracle
3 10 (3.24%) VMware
4 6 (1.94%) SAP
5 5 (1.62%) Cisco
5 5 (1.62%) Teradata
5 5 (1.62%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.29%) Sun
6 4 (1.29%) HP
6 4 (1.29%) Juniper
6 4 (1.29%) Hitachi
7 3 (0.97%) Symantec
7 3 (0.97%) Citrix
7 3 (0.97%) Adobe
8 2 (0.65%) Dell
8 2 (0.65%) IBM
8 2 (0.65%) BMC
8 2 (0.65%) CA
8 2 (0.65%) Avaya
8 2 (0.65%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up tp £33,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Turning Point
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport. Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up tp £33,000 DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,000 per annum & excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago