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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 65 48 133
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +85
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 139 190 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.85% 5.28% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 5.88% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 97 165 46
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £34,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.65%
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
3202 3232 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.60% 89.83% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2664 2737
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Rochdale -3 6 £32,000 -40.74% 1
Bolton - 4 £37,500 -
Stockport - 4 £47,500 -
Salford +1 2 - - 3
Wigan -2 1 £47,500 +163.88%
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 91 (33.21%) Finance
2 88 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (22.99%) Java
4 62 (22.63%) SQL
5 59 (21.53%) Retail
6 58 (21.17%) Degree
7 52 (18.98%) JavaScript
8 42 (15.33%) Scrum
8 42 (15.33%) ITIL
9 41 (14.96%) Computer Science
9 41 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (14.23%) SAP
11 38 (13.87%) Microsoft
11 38 (13.87%) Manufacturing
12 36 (13.14%) Integration Testing
13 34 (12.41%) Publishing
14 31 (11.31%) Spring
15 29 (10.58%) Oracle
16 28 (10.22%) Linux
16 28 (10.22%) E-Commerce
16 28 (10.22%) TDD
17 27 (9.85%) Selenium
18 26 (9.49%) Project Management
19 25 (9.12%) EDI
19 25 (9.12%) HTML
19 25 (9.12%) Oracle ADF
19 25 (9.12%) Logistics
19 25 (9.12%) Java EE
19 25 (9.12%) Mathematics
20 24 (8.76%) QA

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (4.38%) WebSphere
1 12 (4.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (4.38%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (2.19%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.46%) WordPress
4 3 (1.09%) JBoss
5 2 (0.73%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (5.11%) MS Office
2 12 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.01%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.65%) SAP CO
1 10 (3.65%) SAP FI
1 10 (3.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (2.92%) SAP PM
2 8 (2.92%) SAP PP
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.38%) SSL
2 8 (2.92%) Internet
3 5 (1.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.73%) WebEx
5 1 (0.36%) CTI
5 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.36%) SAN
5 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.93%) Relational Database
2 17 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (4.01%) MySQL
3 11 (4.01%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.19%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.19%) Neo4j
5 6 (2.19%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.46%) Big Data
7 4 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.09%) MS Access
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.73%) QlikView
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 27 (9.85%) Selenium
2 24 (8.76%) LSMW
3 16 (5.84%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.38%) Ant
5 8 (2.92%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.82%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.73%) JIRA
8 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.36%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.36%) JUnit
9 1 (0.36%) Maven
9 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (33.21%) Finance
2 59 (21.53%) Retail
3 38 (13.87%) Manufacturing
4 34 (12.41%) Publishing
5 13 (4.74%) Billing
5 13 (4.74%) Legal
6 9 (3.28%) General Ledger
7 7 (2.55%) Banking
8 6 (2.19%) Law
9 3 (1.09%) Back Office
10 2 (0.73%) German Language
10 2 (0.73%) Local Government
10 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (23.36%) Developer
2 46 (16.79%) Consultant
3 45 (16.42%) Java Developer
4 34 (12.41%) SAP Consultant
5 29 (10.58%) Software Developer
6 27 (9.85%) Analyst
6 27 (9.85%) SQL Developer
7 25 (9.12%) Java Software Developer
7 25 (9.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (8.76%) Logistics Consultant
8 24 (8.76%) SAP Logistics Consultant
9 22 (8.03%) Release Manager
10 15 (5.47%) IT Manager
11 13 (4.74%) Service Manager
12 12 (4.38%) SAP MM Consultant
12 12 (4.38%) SAP P2P Consultant
12 12 (4.38%) SAP PP Consultant
12 12 (4.38%) SAP PS Consultant
12 12 (4.38%) SAP SD Consultant
12 12 (4.38%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.31%) Spring
2 25 (9.12%) EDI
2 25 (9.12%) HTML
2 25 (9.12%) Java EE
2 25 (9.12%) Oracle ADF
3 21 (7.66%) AngularJS
4 19 (6.93%) Ember.js
4 19 (6.93%) jQuery
5 14 (5.11%) .NET
6 12 (4.38%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.38%) Middleware
7 11 (4.01%) HTML5
7 11 (4.01%) React
8 10 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (3.65%) Backbone.js
8 10 (3.65%) RESTful
9 9 (3.28%) CSS
9 9 (3.28%) CSS3
10 8 (2.92%) WCF
10 8 (2.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
1 41 (14.96%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.12%) Mathematics
3 17 (6.20%) Virtual Team
4 10 (3.65%) Xbox
5 5 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.46%) Replication
7 3 (1.09%) Clustering
7 3 (1.09%) Fintech
7 3 (1.09%) Statistics
8 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.73%) Economics
8 2 (0.73%) iPad
8 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.36%) Handset
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.36%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.22%) Linux
2 11 (4.01%) Windows
3 6 (2.19%) Android
3 6 (2.19%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (15.33%) ITIL
2 42 (15.33%) Scrum
3 36 (13.14%) Integration Testing
4 28 (10.22%) E-Commerce
4 28 (10.22%) TDD
5 26 (9.49%) Project Management
6 25 (9.12%) Logistics
7 24 (8.76%) Data Migration
7 24 (8.76%) Migration
7 24 (8.76%) Unit Testing
8 23 (8.39%) Service Management
9 22 (8.03%) Mentoring
9 22 (8.03%) Release Management
9 22 (8.03%) Service Delivery
10 21 (7.66%) Change Management
10 21 (7.66%) OO
11 17 (6.20%) Coaching
12 16 (5.84%) Process Improvement
12 16 (5.84%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 63 (22.99%) Java
2 62 (22.63%) SQL
3 52 (18.98%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.76%) ABAP
5 13 (4.74%) C#
6 12 (4.38%) Jython
7 10 (3.65%) PHP
8 6 (2.19%) Python
9 5 (1.82%) VBA
10 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (21.17%) Degree
2 10 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.82%) CISSP
5 4 (1.46%) ISEB
6 3 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.73%) CISA
7 2 (0.73%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.73%) PMP
7 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.73%) QiCA
8 1 (0.36%) ACCA
8 1 (0.36%) CIMA
8 1 (0.36%) CIPD
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CISM
8 1 (0.36%) MBA
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.76%) QA
2 13 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.92%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.55%) SLA
5 6 (2.19%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.19%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.36%) P3O
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 12 (4.38%) Docker
2 6 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 12 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (4.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 39 (14.23%) SAP
2 38 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.58%) Oracle
4 9 (3.28%) VMware
5 4 (1.46%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.09%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.73%) Citrix
7 2 (0.73%) Cognos
7 2 (0.73%) Progress
8 1 (0.36%) Apple
8 1 (0.36%) Avaya
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco
8 1 (0.36%) EMC
8 1 (0.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.36%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.36%) NetApp
8 1 (0.36%) Remedy
8 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + negotiable on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Health, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago
Irlam (Relocating to Salford Quays from April...
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Rochdale Boroughwide Housing
Salary: £37,483 - 40,217 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
XPO Logistics
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 21 days ago
Bury
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 22000-23000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 14 days ago