The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 60 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.08% 1.34% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.67% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 480 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.79% 80.13% 69.29%
Number of salaries quoted 443 415 437
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 3 £50,000 +60.00% 1
Birkenhead -9 2 £32,500 - 1
Southport - 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Continuous 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (27.27%) Apple
3 9 (27.27%) MySQL
3 9 (27.27%) VB
3 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 9 (27.27%) VB6
3 9 (27.27%) Android
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 6 (18.18%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) ISO 9001
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) Degree
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) CSS
6 4 (12.12%) HTML
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (9.09%) CCA
7 3 (9.09%) ISO 14001
7 3 (9.09%) WinForms
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 3 (9.09%) BS25999

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Continuous 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 Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) VB Developer
2 9 (27.27%) VB6 Developer
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Head of ICT
4 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Sales Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) CSS
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) jQuery
3 3 (9.09%) WinForms
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.03%) Sass
4 1 (3.03%) LESS
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) RIA
3 1 (3.03%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.03%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Project Management
1 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 3 (9.09%) Workflow
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 3 (9.09%) Market Research
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Document Management
4 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.03%) Process Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) VB
3 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 9 (27.27%) VB6
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCA
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 14001
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) BS25999
3 2 (6.06%) QA
4 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
1 1 (3.03%) VMFS
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Apple
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) EMC
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
Wirral, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £16000 per annum + + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago