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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 173 174 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.20% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.25% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +6.11%
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
2887 3248 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.10% 82.73% 81.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2385 2625 3014
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 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Six Sigma
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Supplier Management
3 5 (38.46%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Process Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Retail

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Process Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Process Improvement Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) Six Sigma
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE
3 5 (38.46%) Supplier Management
3 5 (38.46%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Process Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft