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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 76 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 107 66 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.25% 1.70% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.05% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 93 36 51
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,823 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £58,750 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
2818 3227 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 85.60% 83.30% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2635 2950
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 - 13 £47,500 -
Rochdale +6 4 £45,500 +82.00% 3
Bury - 3 £32,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £30,000 -
Wigan -2 1 £18,000 -0.40%
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 65 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.47%) Finance
3 42 (24.71%) Project Management
4 39 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (22.35%) Degree
6 36 (21.18%) Scrum
7 34 (20.00%) ITIL
8 33 (19.41%) JavaScript
9 30 (17.65%) TDD
10 29 (17.06%) Service Delivery
11 28 (16.47%) CSS
12 27 (15.88%) SQL
12 27 (15.88%) HTML
12 27 (15.88%) Service Management
13 26 (15.29%) PRINCE2
14 24 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (13.53%) Line Management
16 22 (12.94%) .NET
17 21 (12.35%) OO
18 20 (11.76%) Linux
18 20 (11.76%) PHP
19 19 (11.18%) Analytics
20 18 (10.59%) Coaching
20 18 (10.59%) Software Engineering
21 16 (9.41%) Java
21 16 (9.41%) C#
21 16 (9.41%) jQuery
22 15 (8.82%) Git (software)
22 15 (8.82%) Oracle

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.76%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.18%) Apache
3 2 (1.18%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.76%) MS Office
4 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.59%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP FSCM
1 2 (1.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.12%) GitHub
3 5 (2.94%) Route 53
3 5 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) Internet
2 7 (4.12%) VPN
3 6 (3.53%) IPv6
3 6 (3.53%) Broadband
4 5 (2.94%) OpenVPN
4 5 (2.94%) SAN
4 5 (2.94%) Intranet
4 5 (2.94%) PPTP
4 5 (2.94%) IPsec
5 4 (2.35%) DNS
5 4 (2.35%) VoIP
5 4 (2.35%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.18%) Wireless
6 2 (1.18%) Firewall
6 2 (1.18%) BGP
6 2 (1.18%) DSLAM
6 2 (1.18%) DSL
6 2 (1.18%) L2TP
6 2 (1.18%) MPLS
6 2 (1.18%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.06%) MySQL
2 11 (6.47%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.53%) QlikView
5 5 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.18%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Redis
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.71%) JIRA
4 7 (4.12%) Selenium
5 6 (3.53%) Subversion
5 6 (3.53%) Hudson
6 5 (2.94%) PhpStorm
7 4 (2.35%) CruiseControl
7 4 (2.35%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.76%) Maven
9 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.59%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.59%) Behat
10 1 (0.59%) Bower
10 1 (0.59%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.59%) Grunt
General
1 45 (26.47%) Finance
2 15 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.65%) Retail
4 11 (6.47%) Legal
5 8 (4.71%) Marketing
6 7 (4.12%) Games
7 6 (3.53%) Law
8 4 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.76%) Advertising
10 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (17.06%) Developer
1 29 (17.06%) Analyst
2 21 (12.35%) Business Analyst
3 17 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 13 (7.65%) Service Manager
5 11 (6.47%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 10 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 10 (5.88%) Junior
7 9 (5.29%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) PHP Developer
9 7 (4.12%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Portfolio Manager
10 6 (3.53%) Process Manager
10 6 (3.53%) Process Improvement Manager
11 5 (2.94%) Junior PHP Developer
11 5 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.47%) CSS
2 27 (15.88%) HTML
3 22 (12.94%) .NET
4 16 (9.41%) jQuery
5 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.88%) HTML5
7 8 (4.71%) XML
7 8 (4.71%) CSS3
8 7 (4.12%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.12%) Laravel
8 7 (4.12%) Spring
9 6 (3.53%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.53%) JSON
10 5 (2.94%) RESTful
10 5 (2.94%) Ajax
11 4 (2.35%) LAMP
11 4 (2.35%) SOAP
11 4 (2.35%) REST
11 4 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.47%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.47%) NHS
4 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.12%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.53%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (2.94%) W3C
6 5 (2.94%) PKI
6 5 (2.94%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.35%) BBC
7 4 (2.35%) IPTV
8 3 (1.76%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.76%) User Experience
8 3 (1.76%) GIS
9 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.18%) Social Media
10 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.76%) Linux
2 12 (7.06%) Windows
3 8 (4.71%) UNIX
4 5 (2.94%) CentOS
5 4 (2.35%) Android
5 4 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.71%) Project Management
3 36 (21.18%) Scrum
4 34 (20.00%) ITIL
5 30 (17.65%) TDD
6 29 (17.06%) Service Delivery
7 27 (15.88%) Service Management
8 26 (15.29%) PRINCE2
9 24 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (13.53%) Line Management
11 21 (12.35%) OO
12 19 (11.18%) Analytics
13 18 (10.59%) Coaching
13 18 (10.59%) Software Engineering
14 15 (8.82%) Supplier Management
15 14 (8.24%) Change Management
15 14 (8.24%) Mentoring
15 14 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (7.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.41%) JavaScript
2 27 (15.88%) SQL
3 20 (11.76%) PHP
4 16 (9.41%) Java
4 16 (9.41%) C#
5 12 (7.06%) C++
6 7 (4.12%) C
7 5 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.94%) PHP5
8 4 (2.35%) VB
8 4 (2.35%) Python
9 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.18%) ABAP
10 1 (0.59%) VBA
10 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (22.35%) Degree
2 7 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (4.12%) PMP
2 7 (4.12%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.94%) ISEB
4 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.18%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.18%) CCNP
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.59%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.59%) HND
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.47%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.94%) SLA
4 4 (2.35%) ISO 14001
4 4 (2.35%) QA
5 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.35%) Docker
3 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) Puppet
2 5 (2.94%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.59%) Plesk
3 1 (0.59%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.59%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.59%) Ansible
3 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.59%) cPanel
3 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.59%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (8.82%) Oracle
1 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.12%) SAP
2 7 (4.12%) VMware
3 5 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.35%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.76%) Juniper
5 3 (1.76%) HP
5 3 (1.76%) Teradata
6 2 (1.18%) BMC
6 2 (1.18%) CA
6 2 (1.18%) Hitachi
6 2 (1.18%) Cognos
6 2 (1.18%) Twitter
6 2 (1.18%) Tableau
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) Avaya
7 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.59%) Informatica
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £36000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
British Council
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire
New Charter Group
Salary: £28,560 dependant on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Tracsis
Salary: £Competitive + benefits package + pension
Posted: 12 days ago