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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 171 154 174
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 28 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.96% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.07% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 17
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,400 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
3406 3466 3542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.80% 89.89% 87.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2887 2872 2920
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Process Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Bolton - 5 £32,500 -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 28 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (37.50%) Finance
3 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (31.94%) SDLC
5 17 (23.61%) Functional Testing
6 16 (22.22%) Degree
6 16 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 15 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 13 (18.06%) Project Management
8 13 (18.06%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (15.28%) Change Management
10 11 (15.28%) ISEB
11 10 (13.89%) Regression Testing
11 10 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (13.89%) Smoke Testing
11 10 (13.89%) Compatibility Testing
11 10 (13.89%) Integration Testing
12 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 9 (12.50%) UML
13 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.11%) Windows
13 8 (11.11%) ITIL
13 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
13 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
14 7 (9.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 7 (9.72%) QA
14 7 (9.72%) Law

Process 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 2 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 7 (9.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) DB2
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.56%) FitNesse
2 4 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 4 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Law
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Test Leader
3 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Facilities Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Software Tester
5 5 (6.94%) Technical Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Tester
6 4 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.56%) Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 4 (5.56%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.17%) DSDM Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) Java EE
2 4 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.94%) Replication
5 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.39%) FMCG
7 1 (1.39%) Interactive TV
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.94%) SDLC
4 17 (23.61%) Functional Testing
5 16 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 15 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 13 (18.06%) Project Management
8 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (15.28%) Change Management
10 10 (13.89%) Compatibility Testing
10 10 (13.89%) Integration Testing
10 10 (13.89%) Regression Testing
10 10 (13.89%) Smoke Testing
10 10 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 9 (12.50%) UML
12 8 (11.11%) ITIL
12 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
13 7 (9.72%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) ISEB
3 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (9.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 6 (8.33%) HNC
4 6 (8.33%) HND
5 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.39%) PhD
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) COBIT
3 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Computacenter
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Cognizant
2 4 (5.56%) IBM
2 4 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.78%) Teradata
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) Epicor
5 1 (1.39%) Infor
5 1 (1.39%) NetApp
5 1 (1.39%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.39%) Sage
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