The table below looks at the statistics for Process 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 Process Improvement over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 122 160 173
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +13
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 53 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.62% 0.82% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.97% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Process 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
2900 3414 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.82% 84.86% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 2931 2793
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Manchester region.

Process Improvement Salary Trend in Manchester

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in Manchester

Process 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 Process Improvement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wigan - 3 £30,125 -
Altrincham - 2 £32,500 -
Cheadle - 2 £20,000 -
Stockport - 1 £42,500 -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 38 (43.18%) Finance
2 24 (27.27%) Degree
3 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (19.32%) Project Management
4 17 (19.32%) SQL
5 16 (18.18%) ITIL
5 16 (18.18%) QA
5 16 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 15 (17.05%) Windows
6 15 (17.05%) ISEB
7 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
7 14 (15.91%) Change Management
7 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
7 14 (15.91%) SDLC
7 14 (15.91%) Defect Management
7 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
8 13 (14.77%) JIRA
8 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (14.77%) Scrum
9 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 12 (13.64%) RAD
9 12 (13.64%) Web Services
9 12 (13.64%) SLA
9 12 (13.64%) HP UFT
9 12 (13.64%) Selenium
9 12 (13.64%) FitNesse
9 12 (13.64%) Manual Testing
9 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 12 (13.64%) Cucumber

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Process 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 Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) CMS
1 2 (2.27%) LiveLink
1 2 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
1 2 (2.27%) Intranet
1 2 (2.27%) VLAN
2 1 (1.14%) DPNSS
2 1 (1.14%) Firewall
2 1 (1.14%) H.323
2 1 (1.14%) LAN
2 1 (1.14%) PBX
2 1 (1.14%) QSIG
2 1 (1.14%) VoIP
2 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.27%) QlikView
2 2 (2.27%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) JIRA
2 12 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 12 (13.64%) FitNesse
2 12 (13.64%) HP UFT
2 12 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (2.27%) Toad
4 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 38 (43.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Law
4 5 (5.68%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Advertising
5 3 (3.41%) Back Office
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (1.14%) German Language
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Analyst
2 16 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (13.64%) Automated Tester
3 12 (13.64%) QA Tester
3 12 (13.64%) Software QA Tester
3 12 (13.64%) Software Tester
3 12 (13.64%) Tester
4 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Software Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Transition Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Legal Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.55%) Process Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) Web Services
2 7 (7.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.41%) CSS
3 3 (3.41%) HTML
3 3 (3.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.95%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.82%) PMI
5 3 (3.41%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (19.32%) Project Management
2 16 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 16 (18.18%) ITIL
3 14 (15.91%) Change Management
3 14 (15.91%) Defect Management
3 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
3 14 (15.91%) SDLC
3 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
3 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
4 13 (14.77%) Scrum
4 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 12 (13.64%) RAD
6 10 (11.36%) Six Sigma
7 8 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.41%) C#
3 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Degree
2 15 (17.05%) ISEB
3 8 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.27%) CCNA
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.27%) PMP
5 2 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.14%) HNC
6 1 (1.14%) HND
6 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) QA
2 12 (13.64%) SLA
3 5 (5.68%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.55%) COBIT
4 4 (4.55%) ISAE 3402
4 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (4.55%) SSAE 16
5 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.27%) PMBOK
6 1 (1.14%) ISO13485
6 1 (1.14%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Progress
2 4 (4.55%) Remedy
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) HP
3 2 (2.27%) OpenText
3 2 (2.27%) Siebel
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix
4 1 (1.14%) CyberTech
4 1 (1.14%) Minitab
4 1 (1.14%) Symantec
4 1 (1.14%) VMware
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