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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 101 129 131
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 84 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.32% 1.52% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 1.81% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 30 60
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
2990 3363 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.67% 83.76% 80.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2771 2871
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 - 12 £47,500 -
Rochdale -1 8 £40,500 -26.69% 3
Altrincham -2 5 £30,000 -
Stockport +5 3 £31,000 -13.28%
Oldham +4 1 £27,500 -54.91%
Wigan +2 1 £30,000 +13.20%
Bolton - 1 £47,500 - 1
Bury - 1 £32,500 - 1
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.01%) Project Management
3 36 (27.48%) Finance
3 36 (27.48%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (20.61%) Degree
5 26 (19.85%) JavaScript
5 26 (19.85%) ITIL
6 25 (19.08%) PRINCE2
7 23 (17.56%) Scrum
8 21 (16.03%) TDD
8 21 (16.03%) CSS
8 21 (16.03%) .NET
8 21 (16.03%) HTML
9 20 (15.27%) SQL
10 19 (14.50%) Service Management
10 19 (14.50%) Service Delivery
11 18 (13.74%) Telecoms
11 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (13.74%) OO
11 18 (13.74%) Line Management
12 17 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (12.21%) Coaching
14 15 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 14 (10.69%) C#
16 12 (9.16%) Internet
16 12 (9.16%) Six Sigma
16 12 (9.16%) Java
16 12 (9.16%) Software Engineering
16 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
16 12 (9.16%) Change Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (2.29%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.53%) SAP Portal
2 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP FSCM
1 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) GitHub
2 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.16%) Internet
2 6 (4.58%) Broadband
2 6 (4.58%) IPv6
3 4 (3.05%) SAN
3 4 (3.05%) Wireless
3 4 (3.05%) VoIP
3 4 (3.05%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.05%) DNS
4 3 (2.29%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (2.29%) Intranet
5 2 (1.53%) LLU
5 2 (1.53%) PPP
5 2 (1.53%) MPLS
5 2 (1.53%) OSPF
5 2 (1.53%) BGP
5 2 (1.53%) DSLAM
5 2 (1.53%) DSL
5 2 (1.53%) L2TP
5 2 (1.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.05%) QlikView
6 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.29%) MySQL
7 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) Redis
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.58%) JIRA
3 5 (3.82%) PhpStorm
4 4 (3.05%) Selenium
5 3 (2.29%) Subversion
5 3 (2.29%) Maven
5 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.53%) Hudson
6 2 (1.53%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.76%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.76%) NUnit
7 1 (0.76%) Behat
7 1 (0.76%) Grunt
7 1 (0.76%) Bower
General
1 36 (27.48%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.87%) Retail
4 7 (5.34%) Legal
5 5 (3.82%) Games
5 5 (3.82%) Marketing
6 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.05%) Law
6 4 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (19.85%) Developer
2 19 (14.50%) Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Programme Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Junior
6 11 (8.40%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.11%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Process Manager
8 8 (6.11%) Process Improvement Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Service Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Portfolio Manager
10 6 (4.58%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Business Manager
11 5 (3.82%) Junior PHP Developer
11 5 (3.82%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.03%) HTML
1 21 (16.03%) .NET
1 21 (16.03%) CSS
2 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET
2 11 (8.40%) jQuery
3 9 (6.87%) HTML5
4 7 (5.34%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.58%) JSON
5 6 (4.58%) CSS3
5 6 (4.58%) Laravel
6 5 (3.82%) RESTful
6 5 (3.82%) Spring
6 5 (3.82%) Ajax
6 5 (3.82%) XML
6 5 (3.82%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.05%) SOAP
7 4 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.05%) REST
8 3 (2.29%) Servlets
8 3 (2.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.87%) NHS
4 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.05%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.53%) IPTV
7 2 (1.53%) BBC
7 2 (1.53%) W3C
7 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.53%) User Experience
7 2 (1.53%) Open Source
7 2 (1.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) CMDB
8 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.87%) Linux
2 6 (4.58%) Windows
3 5 (3.82%) UNIX
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.01%) Project Management
3 26 (19.85%) ITIL
4 25 (19.08%) PRINCE2
5 23 (17.56%) Scrum
6 21 (16.03%) TDD
7 19 (14.50%) Service Management
7 19 (14.50%) Service Delivery
8 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (13.74%) OO
8 18 (13.74%) Line Management
9 17 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (12.21%) Coaching
11 12 (9.16%) Six Sigma
11 12 (9.16%) Change Management
11 12 (9.16%) Programme Management
11 12 (9.16%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.40%) Information Security
12 11 (8.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.85%) JavaScript
2 20 (15.27%) SQL
3 14 (10.69%) C#
4 12 (9.16%) Java
5 11 (8.40%) PHP
6 5 (3.82%) PHP5
7 4 (3.05%) VB
7 4 (3.05%) C
8 3 (2.29%) C++
8 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.53%) ABAP
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) PMI Certification
3 8 (6.11%) PMP
4 7 (5.34%) ISEB
5 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.29%) NVQ Level 3
7 3 (2.29%) NVQ Level 4
8 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.53%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.76%) CCNA
9 1 (0.76%) CISSP
9 1 (0.76%) MCP
9 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.76%) CISA
9 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.40%) ISO 9001
3 10 (7.63%) ISO 14001
4 4 (3.05%) QA
5 3 (2.29%) SLA
6 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.76%) Netcool
1 1 (0.76%) Ganglia
1 1 (0.76%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.87%) Oracle
3 5 (3.82%) SAP
3 5 (3.82%) VMware
4 2 (1.53%) IBM
4 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.53%) Twitter
4 2 (1.53%) Cognos
4 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.53%) Juniper
5 1 (0.76%) Informatica
5 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.76%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.76%) Huawei
Greater Manchester
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GMC
Salary: £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Home & Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £145 - £192 per day
Posted: 12 days ago