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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
North West / Merseyside
Rank 58 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 12 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.99% 2.26% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.58% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 12
Median salary £34,712 £42,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.32% +24.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £47,500 £51,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 465 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.07% 87.74% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 413 355 349
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £52,500
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
Liverpool -5 11 £34,712 -18.32%
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) QA
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (14.29%) PMP
7 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) Perl
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.29%) Change Management
7 4 (14.29%) Post-Production

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 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DMZ
2 1 (3.57%) IMAP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) IPsec
2 1 (3.57%) ISDN
2 1 (3.57%) PSTN
2 1 (3.57%) SMTP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VLAN
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
2 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.57%) NuGet
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Portfolio Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Project Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Web Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Release Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) iBATIS
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Android
5 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Post-Production
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Service Management
8 2 (7.14%) Customer Insight
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
1 4 (14.29%) Perl
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.29%) PMP
2 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) IFS
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Brocade
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Meraki
5 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.57%) Perforce
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) Tableau
5 1 (3.57%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) WSO2