The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 59 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 17 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.51% 3.69% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 4.07% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 9
Median salary £34,712 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.86% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £41,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Continuous 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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 442 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.24% 90.57% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 376 313 375
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Liverpool -23 16 £34,712 -22.86%
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (34.48%) Windows
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 7 (24.14%) QA
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (17.24%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) PMP
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Private Cloud

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
1 4 (13.79%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) SMTP
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DMZ
4 1 (3.45%) IMAP
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) ISDN
4 1 (3.45%) PSTN
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.45%) NuGet
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) IT Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Project Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Release Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Web Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) iBATIS
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.79%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Unix
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.90%) Android
6 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.34%) Post-Production
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
1 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
2 4 (13.79%) PMP
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) IFS
5 3 (10.34%) Apple
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Brocade
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Meraki
6 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) Tableau
6 1 (3.45%) Teradata
6 1 (3.45%) VMware