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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Process Improvement
North West / Manchester
Rank 158 114 160
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +46
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 42 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 1.97% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 2.17% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 25
Median salary £41,250 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £76,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
3513 2999 3425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.58% 90.77% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 2457 2898
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Cheadle +16 7 £40,000 +100.00%
Salford - 3 £37,747 -
Wigan -12 1 £27,500 -18.21%
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 45 (44.55%) Finance
2 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (28.71%) Degree
4 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (19.80%) Change Management
5 18 (17.82%) Functional Testing
6 17 (16.83%) SDLC
7 16 (15.84%) Scrum
8 15 (14.85%) SQL
8 15 (14.85%) Windows
8 15 (14.85%) ISEB
9 14 (13.86%) Selenium
9 14 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (12.87%) QA
10 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
10 13 (12.87%) SAP
10 13 (12.87%) Project Management
11 12 (11.88%) Automated Testing
11 12 (11.88%) Coaching
12 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
13 10 (9.90%) Cucumber
13 10 (9.90%) Defect Management
13 10 (9.90%) Retail
13 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
13 10 (9.90%) Test Scripting
13 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
14 9 (8.91%) HP UFT
14 9 (8.91%) RAD
14 9 (8.91%) Web Services
14 9 (8.91%) Management Information System

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 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.94%) MS Office
4 4 (3.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.99%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) SAP AFS
1 4 (3.96%) SAP CO
1 4 (3.96%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.96%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (3.96%) SAP MM
1 4 (3.96%) SAP PP
1 4 (3.96%) SAP SCM
2 3 (2.97%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) DHCP
1 3 (2.97%) DNS
1 3 (2.97%) Firewall
1 3 (2.97%) Internet
1 3 (2.97%) LAN
1 3 (2.97%) WAN
2 2 (1.98%) FTP
2 2 (1.98%) Network Security
2 2 (1.98%) SAN
2 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.98%) VoIP
2 2 (1.98%) VPN
3 1 (0.99%) NAS
3 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) Big Data
3 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.98%) DB2
3 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.98%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Selenium
2 10 (9.90%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.91%) FitNesse
3 9 (8.91%) HP UFT
3 9 (8.91%) JIRA
4 3 (2.97%) JUnit
5 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.98%) JMeter
5 2 (1.98%) Maven
5 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
General
1 45 (44.55%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Retail
3 7 (6.93%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 5 (4.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) French Language
6 2 (1.98%) German Language
6 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Electronics
7 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (18.81%) Tester
2 17 (16.83%) Analyst
3 15 (14.85%) Software Tester
4 12 (11.88%) Automation Tester
5 10 (9.90%) Consultant
6 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) QA Automation Tester
6 9 (8.91%) QA Tester
6 9 (8.91%) Software QA Tester
7 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Tester
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.95%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (4.95%) DSDM Project Manager
9 5 (4.95%) SDLC Manager
9 5 (4.95%) SDLC Project Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Web Services
2 6 (5.94%) EDI
3 5 (4.95%) XML
4 4 (3.96%) EDIFACT
4 4 (3.96%) XSLT
5 3 (2.97%) .NET
6 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.98%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.99%) CSS
7 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.99%) HTML
7 1 (0.99%) jQuery
7 1 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.95%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (1.98%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.99%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Android
3 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.98%) Unix
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.80%) Change Management
2 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (17.82%) Functional Testing
4 17 (16.83%) SDLC
5 16 (15.84%) Scrum
6 14 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
7 13 (12.87%) Project Management
8 12 (11.88%) Automated Testing
8 12 (11.88%) Coaching
9 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.90%) Defect Management
10 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
10 10 (9.90%) Test Scripting
11 9 (8.91%) Case Management
11 9 (8.91%) Manual Testing
11 9 (8.91%) RAD
12 8 (7.92%) Business Process Improvement
12 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) Java
3 5 (4.95%) R
4 4 (3.96%) ABAP
4 4 (3.96%) C#
5 3 (2.97%) C
6 1 (0.99%) C++
6 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.99%) Python
6 1 (0.99%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (28.71%) Degree
2 15 (14.85%) ISEB
3 6 (5.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (4.95%) HNC
4 5 (4.95%) HND
5 4 (3.96%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.98%) CISM
6 2 (1.98%) CISSP
6 2 (1.98%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.98%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.99%) IIBA
7 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.99%) PhD
7 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.99%) SANS
7 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) SLA
3 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.98%) COBIT
4 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.99%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.99%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.99%) Docker
3 1 (0.99%) KVM
3 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Nessus
1 2 (1.98%) Nexpose
1 2 (1.98%) Nmap
1 2 (1.98%) QRadar
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) SAP
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Computacenter
3 5 (4.95%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) IBM
4 4 (3.96%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (2.97%) Intel
5 3 (2.97%) Intel Security
5 3 (2.97%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.97%) Splunk
6 2 (1.98%) Apple
6 2 (1.98%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.98%) NetWitness
6 2 (1.98%) Qualys
6 2 (1.98%) Teradata
6 2 (1.98%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix
7 1 (0.99%) NetApp
7 1 (0.99%) Symantec
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Posted: 2 days ago
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