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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 67 44 144
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +100
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 148 203 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.00% 5.32% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 5.95% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 97 178 45
Median salary £45,000 £45,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +6.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £65,600 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
3318 3413 3551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.72% 89.42% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2800 2854 2841
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -4 11 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Bolton - 6 £46,250 -
Stockport -5 3 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Salford +1 2 - -
Wigan - 1 £47,500 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 97 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (33.33%) Finance
3 73 (25.35%) Java
4 69 (23.96%) SQL
5 64 (22.22%) Retail
6 60 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 57 (19.79%) Degree
8 48 (16.67%) Scrum
9 44 (15.28%) Manufacturing
9 44 (15.28%) SAP
10 42 (14.58%) TDD
10 42 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 41 (14.24%) Integration Testing
11 41 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (13.89%) E-Commerce
13 39 (13.54%) Microsoft
13 39 (13.54%) Publishing
14 37 (12.85%) Spring
15 35 (12.15%) HTML
16 34 (11.81%) ITIL
16 34 (11.81%) Linux
17 31 (10.76%) Logistics
18 30 (10.42%) Oracle
19 29 (10.07%) OO
20 28 (9.72%) ABAP
20 28 (9.72%) EDI
20 28 (9.72%) LSMW
20 28 (9.72%) Migration
20 28 (9.72%) Selenium
20 28 (9.72%) Unit Testing

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 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 12 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (2.08%) Apache Solr
3 5 (1.74%) Apache
3 5 (1.74%) WordPress
4 4 (1.39%) JBoss
5 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.69%) IIS
5 2 (0.69%) SAS
5 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.51%) MS Office
3 11 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.69%) MS Project
6 2 (0.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.82%) SAP CO
1 11 (3.82%) SAP FI
1 11 (3.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (3.82%) SAP PM
1 11 (3.82%) SAP PP
2 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (0.69%) Office 365
3 2 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) Internet
1 12 (4.17%) SSL
2 7 (2.43%) Firewall
3 3 (1.04%) VoIP
4 2 (0.69%) DHCP
4 2 (0.69%) DNS
4 2 (0.69%) IPsec
4 2 (0.69%) LAN
4 2 (0.69%) SMS
4 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.69%) WAN
4 2 (0.69%) Wireless
5 1 (0.35%) CTI
5 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.99%) Relational Database
2 21 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (5.21%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.86%) MySQL
5 10 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.78%) Big Data
7 7 (2.43%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.74%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.04%) MS Access
12 2 (0.69%) Power BI
12 2 (0.69%) Redis
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (9.72%) LSMW
1 28 (9.72%) Selenium
2 19 (6.60%) Jenkins
3 12 (4.17%) Ant
4 11 (3.82%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.78%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.39%) JIRA
7 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.69%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.69%) JUnit
8 2 (0.69%) Maven
8 2 (0.69%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.35%) Grunt
9 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 96 (33.33%) Finance
2 64 (22.22%) Retail
3 44 (15.28%) Manufacturing
4 39 (13.54%) Publishing
5 15 (5.21%) Billing
6 14 (4.86%) Legal
7 11 (3.82%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.08%) Banking
9 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.04%) Electronics
10 3 (1.04%) Law
10 3 (1.04%) Local Government
11 2 (0.69%) Back Office
11 2 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (26.74%) Developer
2 51 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 50 (17.36%) Consultant
4 39 (13.54%) SAP Consultant
5 32 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 28 (9.72%) Logistics Consultant
6 28 (9.72%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 27 (9.38%) SQL Developer
8 25 (8.68%) Java Software Developer
8 25 (8.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 21 (7.29%) Analyst
10 18 (6.25%) Release Manager
11 14 (4.86%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.86%) IT Manager
11 14 (4.86%) SAP MM Consultant
11 14 (4.86%) SAP PM Consultant
11 14 (4.86%) SAP PP Consultant
11 14 (4.86%) SAP PS Consultant
11 14 (4.86%) SAP SD Consultant
11 14 (4.86%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.85%) Spring
2 35 (12.15%) HTML
3 28 (9.72%) EDI
4 27 (9.38%) jQuery
5 26 (9.03%) AngularJS
6 25 (8.68%) Java EE
6 25 (8.68%) Oracle ADF
7 23 (7.99%) .NET
7 23 (7.99%) Ember.js
8 19 (6.60%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (5.21%) HTML5
10 14 (4.86%) Backbone.js
10 14 (4.86%) RESTful
11 13 (4.51%) CSS
11 13 (4.51%) React
12 12 (4.17%) Middleware
13 11 (3.82%) CSS3
14 10 (3.47%) Hibernate
15 9 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 41 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.68%) Mathematics
4 15 (5.21%) Virtual Team
5 14 (4.86%) Xbox
6 8 (2.78%) iPad
7 4 (1.39%) Replication
8 3 (1.04%) Clustering
8 3 (1.04%) Fintech
8 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.04%) Statistics
9 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.69%) Economics
9 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.69%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.35%) IVR
10 1 (0.35%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.81%) Linux
2 14 (4.86%) Windows
3 7 (2.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.08%) Android
5 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.69%) Unix
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.67%) Scrum
3 42 (14.58%) TDD
4 41 (14.24%) Integration Testing
5 40 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 34 (11.81%) ITIL
7 31 (10.76%) Logistics
8 29 (10.07%) OO
9 28 (9.72%) Data Migration
9 28 (9.72%) Migration
9 28 (9.72%) Unit Testing
10 26 (9.03%) BDD
10 26 (9.03%) Project Management
11 22 (7.64%) MVC
12 20 (6.94%) Change Management
13 18 (6.25%) Release Management
13 18 (6.25%) Service Delivery
14 17 (5.90%) Kanban
14 17 (5.90%) Mentoring
15 16 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.35%) Java
2 69 (23.96%) SQL
3 60 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 28 (9.72%) ABAP
5 19 (6.60%) C#
6 12 (4.17%) Jython
7 11 (3.82%) PHP
8 10 (3.47%) Python
9 5 (1.74%) VBA
10 3 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) C
11 1 (0.35%) C++
11 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (19.79%) Degree
2 9 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.74%) CISSP
3 5 (1.74%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.39%) ISEB
4 4 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.04%) PMP
6 2 (0.69%) CISA
6 2 (0.69%) ISSAP
6 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.69%) QiCA
7 1 (0.35%) ACCA
7 1 (0.35%) APMP
7 1 (0.35%) CIMA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CISM
7 1 (0.35%) MBA
7 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.68%) QA
2 12 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.78%) SLA
4 7 (2.43%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.08%) ISO27002
6 5 (1.74%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.35%) COBIT
7 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.35%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.35%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 12 (4.17%) Docker
2 6 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.69%) vCloud
4 2 (0.69%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) SRDF
5 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (4.86%) Puppet
2 2 (0.69%) Ansible
2 2 (0.69%) SCCM
2 2 (0.69%) vMotion
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 44 (15.28%) SAP
2 39 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.42%) Oracle
4 9 (3.13%) VMware
5 4 (1.39%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.04%) Cisco
6 3 (1.04%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.69%) Facebook
7 2 (0.69%) Progress
7 2 (0.69%) Veeam
7 2 (0.69%) Zerto
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) Capita
8 1 (0.35%) Cognos
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.35%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.35%) NetApp
8 1 (0.35%) New Relic
8 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26k - £32K subject to experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pershing Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Golborne, Manchester, Northwest
Sofology
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amazon
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + fantastic benefits & pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £32500 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago