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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 49 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 169 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.98% 1.59% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 1.92% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 146 40 51
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,145 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
2922 3225 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.07% 82.65% 81.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2421 2616 3016
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 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
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 July 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 July 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 +19 18 £40,000 -
Rochdale +6 8 £54,000 +53.19%
Bury - 3 £32,500 -
Bolton +9 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Wigan -1 1 £18,000 -0.79%
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 89 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.10%) Finance
3 56 (23.05%) Scrum
4 55 (22.63%) Project Management
5 53 (21.81%) Degree
6 48 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (19.75%) JavaScript
7 45 (18.52%) TDD
8 43 (17.70%) SQL
9 42 (17.28%) ITIL
10 39 (16.05%) PRINCE2
10 39 (16.05%) Service Delivery
11 37 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (14.40%) HTML
12 35 (14.40%) Service Management
13 33 (13.58%) Linux
14 31 (12.76%) CSS
14 31 (12.76%) Line Management
15 30 (12.35%) Java
15 30 (12.35%) .NET
16 27 (11.11%) C#
17 26 (10.70%) PHP
17 26 (10.70%) OO
17 26 (10.70%) Microsoft
18 25 (10.29%) Software Engineering
19 24 (9.88%) Analytics
19 24 (9.88%) Legal
20 23 (9.47%) Oracle
20 23 (9.47%) Coaching

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.23%) CMS
2 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.82%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.82%) Apache
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.47%) MS Office
4 3 (1.23%) RoboHelp
4 3 (1.23%) MS Project
5 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.82%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (0.82%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.70%) Route 53
2 9 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (2.88%) GitHub
4 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.76%) Internet
2 11 (4.53%) VPN
2 11 (4.53%) IPsec
3 9 (3.70%) PPTP
3 9 (3.70%) OpenVPN
4 8 (3.29%) SAN
5 6 (2.47%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.47%) HTTP
5 6 (2.47%) Broadband
5 6 (2.47%) IPv6
6 4 (1.65%) VoIP
6 4 (1.65%) DNS
6 4 (1.65%) DSL
7 3 (1.23%) Intranet
8 2 (0.82%) L2TP
8 2 (0.82%) MPLS
8 2 (0.82%) OSPF
8 2 (0.82%) BGP
8 2 (0.82%) DSLAM
8 2 (0.82%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.58%) MySQL
3 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.47%) QlikView
6 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.82%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.41%) Redis
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.12%) Selenium
4 9 (3.70%) Hudson
4 9 (3.70%) Subversion
5 8 (3.29%) JIRA
6 5 (2.06%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.06%) Maven
6 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.06%) PhpStorm
7 4 (1.65%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.41%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.41%) Behat
9 1 (0.41%) Grunt
9 1 (0.41%) Bower
9 1 (0.41%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.41%) gulp
General
1 61 (25.10%) Finance
2 24 (9.88%) Legal
3 20 (8.23%) Retail
4 16 (6.58%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.94%) Law
5 12 (4.94%) Marketing
6 9 (3.70%) Games
7 6 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.06%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (19.75%) Developer
2 36 (14.81%) Analyst
3 24 (9.88%) Programme Manager
3 24 (9.88%) Business Analyst
4 19 (7.82%) Service Manager
5 13 (5.35%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (4.94%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (4.94%) .NET Developer
6 12 (4.94%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.53%) Senior Business Analyst
7 11 (4.53%) Test Manager
7 11 (4.53%) Java Developer
8 10 (4.12%) Junior Developer
8 10 (4.12%) Junior
9 9 (3.70%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.29%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.29%) C# Developer
10 8 (3.29%) IT Programme Manager
10 8 (3.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.40%) HTML
2 31 (12.76%) CSS
3 30 (12.35%) .NET
4 21 (8.64%) jQuery
5 19 (7.82%) ASP.NET
6 17 (7.00%) XML
7 15 (6.17%) HTML5
8 14 (5.76%) Spring
8 14 (5.76%) AngularJS
9 13 (5.35%) CSS3
10 10 (4.12%) RESTful
11 8 (3.29%) JSON
11 8 (3.29%) LAMP
11 8 (3.29%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.88%) Java EE
12 7 (2.88%) Laravel
13 6 (2.47%) REST
13 6 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (2.47%) Oracle ADF
13 6 (2.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.17%) NHS
4 14 (5.76%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.94%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.12%) Freedom of Information
7 9 (3.70%) PKI
7 9 (3.70%) Cryptography
7 9 (3.70%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.88%) GIS
9 6 (2.47%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.06%) W3C
10 5 (2.06%) Xbox
11 4 (1.65%) BBC
11 4 (1.65%) IPTV
12 3 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.23%) User Experience
13 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.82%) Social Media
13 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.58%) Linux
2 17 (7.00%) Windows
3 13 (5.35%) UNIX
4 9 (3.70%) CentOS
5 7 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.88%) Android
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.05%) Scrum
3 55 (22.63%) Project Management
4 45 (18.52%) TDD
5 42 (17.28%) ITIL
6 39 (16.05%) PRINCE2
6 39 (16.05%) Service Delivery
7 37 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (14.40%) Service Management
8 35 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (12.76%) Line Management
10 26 (10.70%) OO
11 25 (10.29%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.88%) Analytics
13 23 (9.47%) Coaching
14 22 (9.05%) Supplier Management
15 21 (8.64%) Programme Management
15 21 (8.64%) BDD
16 20 (8.23%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.75%) JavaScript
2 43 (17.70%) SQL
3 30 (12.35%) Java
4 27 (11.11%) C#
5 26 (10.70%) PHP
6 21 (8.64%) C++
7 12 (4.94%) C
8 9 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.29%) Python
10 5 (2.06%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.06%) PHP5
11 4 (1.65%) VB
12 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.82%) ABAP
13 1 (0.41%) VBA
13 1 (0.41%) Ruby
13 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (21.81%) Degree
2 11 (4.53%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.12%) ISEB
4 8 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.29%) PMP
4 8 (3.29%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.65%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.82%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.82%) CCNP
9 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.41%) CCNA
10 1 (0.41%) HND
10 1 (0.41%) MCSE
10 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.53%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.29%) QA
4 5 (2.06%) SLA
5 4 (1.65%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.29%) Docker
3 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.82%) vSphere
4 2 (0.82%) vCloud
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.94%) Puppet
2 9 (3.70%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.82%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.82%) Plesk
3 2 (0.82%) cPanel
4 1 (0.41%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.41%) Netcool
4 1 (0.41%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (10.70%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.47%) Oracle
3 11 (4.53%) VMware
4 7 (2.88%) Business Objects
4 7 (2.88%) SAP
5 5 (2.06%) Teradata
6 4 (1.65%) Juniper
6 4 (1.65%) Hitachi
6 4 (1.65%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.23%) Cisco
7 3 (1.23%) Adobe
7 3 (1.23%) HP
8 2 (0.82%) Avaya
8 2 (0.82%) Sun
8 2 (0.82%) Cognos
8 2 (0.82%) BMC
8 2 (0.82%) CA
8 2 (0.82%) Apple
8 2 (0.82%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.82%) Tableau
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