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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 64 88 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +36
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 137 98 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.07% 2.99% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 3.39% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119 84 35
Median salary £47,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,000 £18,687
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,100 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,173 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.84%
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
2973 2892 3283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.25% 88.09% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 2366 2695
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 3 £54,000 +35.00%
Stockport - 2 £46,250 - 1
Bolton +4 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Bury -1 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Sale - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 86 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (26.61%) Finance
2 66 (26.61%) Degree
3 60 (24.19%) SQL
4 54 (21.77%) JavaScript
5 53 (21.37%) Java
5 53 (21.37%) ITIL
6 52 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (17.34%) Computer Science
8 42 (16.94%) Microsoft
9 41 (16.53%) Scrum
10 34 (13.71%) Service Management
11 33 (13.31%) Retail
12 31 (12.50%) Change Management
12 31 (12.50%) Linux
12 31 (12.50%) Release Management
13 30 (12.10%) Oracle
14 29 (11.69%) Project Management
14 29 (11.69%) Selenium
15 27 (10.89%) HTML
15 27 (10.89%) Spring
16 26 (10.48%) Java EE
16 26 (10.48%) Mathematics
16 26 (10.48%) Oracle ADF
17 25 (10.08%) E-Commerce
18 24 (9.68%) Mentoring
19 22 (8.87%) Windows
20 21 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
20 21 (8.47%) AngularJS
21 19 (7.66%) 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 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (2.82%) WebSphere Portal
3 6 (2.42%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.21%) Apache
4 3 (1.21%) WordPress
5 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Confluence
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) nginx
6 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.45%) MS Office
3 13 (5.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.21%) MS Project
5 3 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.81%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.81%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.81%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.82%) Internet
1 7 (2.82%) SSL
2 4 (1.61%) Firewall
3 2 (0.81%) Broadband
3 2 (0.81%) SAN
3 2 (0.81%) WebEx
4 1 (0.40%) CTI
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) IPv6
4 1 (0.40%) VoIP
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.24%) MySQL
2 13 (5.24%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.42%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.42%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.21%) MS Access
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.81%) Big Data
9 2 (0.81%) QlikView
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.40%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (11.69%) Selenium
2 10 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.82%) Ant
3 7 (2.82%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.61%) JIRA
6 4 (1.61%) LSMW
7 3 (1.21%) MSTest
8 2 (0.81%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.81%) Firebug
8 2 (0.81%) Maven
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.40%) JUnit
9 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.40%) Subversion
9 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 66 (26.61%) Finance
2 33 (13.31%) Retail
3 14 (5.65%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.44%) Legal
5 10 (4.03%) Law
6 9 (3.63%) Publishing
7 6 (2.42%) Billing
8 5 (2.02%) Banking
9 4 (1.61%) Back Office
9 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.21%) German Language
10 3 (1.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (22.58%) Developer
2 38 (15.32%) Java Developer
3 34 (13.71%) Analyst
4 30 (12.10%) Software Developer
5 29 (11.69%) Release Manager
6 28 (11.29%) SQL Developer
7 26 (10.48%) Java Software Developer
7 26 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (6.45%) Consultant
9 15 (6.05%) Change Manager
9 15 (6.05%) IT Manager
10 14 (5.65%) Change and Release Manager
11 13 (5.24%) Service Manager
12 9 (3.63%) IT Support
12 9 (3.63%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.63%) SAP Consultant
12 9 (3.63%) Test Leader
13 8 (3.23%) DBA
13 8 (3.23%) SQL DBA
13 8 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.89%) HTML
1 27 (10.89%) Spring
2 26 (10.48%) Java EE
2 26 (10.48%) Oracle ADF
3 21 (8.47%) AngularJS
4 18 (7.26%) Ember.js
4 18 (7.26%) jQuery
5 14 (5.65%) CSS
6 12 (4.84%) .NET
7 11 (4.44%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.44%) HTML5
8 9 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (3.63%) Backbone.js
8 9 (3.63%) CSS3
8 9 (3.63%) React
8 9 (3.63%) RESTful
9 7 (2.82%) Middleware
9 7 (2.82%) Velocity
10 6 (2.42%) Lucene
11 5 (2.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (17.34%) Computer Science
3 26 (10.48%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.63%) Xbox
5 6 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.61%) Replication
7 3 (1.21%) Clustering
7 3 (1.21%) EPoS
7 3 (1.21%) Fintech
7 3 (1.21%) W3C
8 2 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.81%) CMDB
8 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.81%) FMCG
8 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) Derivative
9 1 (0.40%) Informatics
9 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.50%) Linux
2 22 (8.87%) Windows
3 10 (4.03%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.02%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) Debian
8 1 (0.40%) Unix
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.37%) ITIL
3 41 (16.53%) Scrum
4 34 (13.71%) Service Management
5 31 (12.50%) Change Management
5 31 (12.50%) Release Management
6 29 (11.69%) Project Management
7 25 (10.08%) E-Commerce
8 24 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 21 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (7.26%) Process Improvement
10 18 (7.26%) Service Delivery
10 18 (7.26%) TDD
10 18 (7.26%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.45%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.05%) Integration Testing
12 15 (6.05%) Problem Management
12 15 (6.05%) Six Sigma
13 14 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.19%) SQL
2 54 (21.77%) JavaScript
3 53 (21.37%) Java
4 12 (4.84%) C#
5 11 (4.44%) PHP
6 7 (2.82%) Jython
7 6 (2.42%) Python
8 5 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.02%) VBA
9 4 (1.61%) ABAP
9 4 (1.61%) C
10 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.40%) C++
11 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (26.61%) Degree
2 14 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (5.24%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.61%) ISEB
5 3 (1.21%) CISSP
5 3 (1.21%) HND
5 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.21%) PMP
6 2 (0.81%) CISA
6 2 (0.81%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.81%) MCITP
6 2 (0.81%) MCSE
6 2 (0.81%) MCTS
6 2 (0.81%) QiCA
7 1 (0.40%) APMP
7 1 (0.40%) CIPD
7 1 (0.40%) CITP
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.66%) QA
2 9 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.21%) ISO13485
4 3 (1.21%) SLA
5 2 (0.81%) COBIT
5 2 (0.81%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.81%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.40%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.40%) P3O
6 1 (0.40%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.82%) Docker
3 4 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (3.23%) Puppet
2 7 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.10%) Oracle
3 14 (5.65%) SAP
4 10 (4.03%) VMware
5 4 (1.61%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.21%) Citrix
6 3 (1.21%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.81%) Cognos
7 2 (0.81%) Infor
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.40%) Avaya
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) EMC
8 1 (0.40%) Google
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.40%) NCR
8 1 (0.40%) NetApp
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
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