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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Process Improvement
Rank 152 154 159
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 31 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 1.09% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.21% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 21
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,375 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £76,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3195 3218 3378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.50% 89.59% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2684 2655 2708
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 - 3 £40,000 -
Process Improvement
North West

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 30 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.89%) Finance
3 24 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (27.59%) SDLC
4 23 (26.44%) Functional Testing
5 20 (22.99%) Test Scripting
6 17 (19.54%) Compatibility Testing
6 17 (19.54%) Integration Testing
6 17 (19.54%) System Integration Testing
6 17 (19.54%) Smoke Testing
6 17 (19.54%) Regression Testing
7 16 (18.39%) Project Management
8 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (16.09%) QA
9 14 (16.09%) ITIL
10 13 (14.94%) Degree
10 13 (14.94%) Line Management
11 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
12 10 (11.49%) Windows
12 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.34%) ISEB
13 9 (10.34%) .NET
14 8 (9.20%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
14 8 (9.20%) SQL
14 8 (9.20%) SLA
15 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
15 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2
15 7 (8.05%) ITIL Certification

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 (2.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.15%) SAP EHS
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.15%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Firewall
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) Network Security
1 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Big Data
1 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.45%) FitNesse
2 3 (3.45%) HP UFT
2 3 (3.45%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) Bugzilla
General
1 26 (29.89%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Law
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.60%) Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Electronics
5 3 (3.45%) Legal
5 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Analyst
2 17 (19.54%) Test Leader
3 9 (10.34%) IT Manager
3 9 (10.34%) IT Support
3 9 (10.34%) Support Manager
4 7 (8.05%) Architect
4 7 (8.05%) IT Support Manager
4 7 (8.05%) Process Analyst
4 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) IT Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Software Tester
6 5 (5.75%) Tester
7 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) QA Tester
8 3 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) Java EE
3 3 (3.45%) Web Services
4 2 (2.30%) CSS
4 2 (2.30%) HTML
4 2 (2.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Replication
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) FMCG
4 3 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.45%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.15%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.30%) Android
3 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.59%) SDLC
2 24 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (26.44%) Functional Testing
4 20 (22.99%) Test Scripting
5 17 (19.54%) Compatibility Testing
5 17 (19.54%) Integration Testing
5 17 (19.54%) Regression Testing
5 17 (19.54%) Smoke Testing
5 17 (19.54%) System Integration Testing
6 16 (18.39%) Project Management
7 15 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (16.09%) ITIL
9 13 (14.94%) Line Management
10 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
11 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
12 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2
13 6 (6.90%) Change Management
13 6 (6.90%) CRM
13 6 (6.90%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.20%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.30%) ABAP
3 2 (2.30%) C
3 2 (2.30%) C#
3 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) ISEB
3 7 (8.05%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.60%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.30%) PhD
7 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.15%) CISSP
8 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) QA
2 8 (9.20%) SLA
3 5 (5.75%) COBIT
4 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.15%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.15%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.15%) Val IT
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) vSphere
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) SAP
2 6 (6.90%) SolarWinds
3 4 (4.60%) Cognizant
3 4 (4.60%) IBM
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
4 1 (1.15%) Epicor
4 1 (1.15%) Infor
4 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.15%) Remedy
4 1 (1.15%) Sage
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