The table below looks at the statistics for Process Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Process Improvement over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Process Improvement
Rank 239 233 249
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Process Improvement 11 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.22% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.27% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 5
Average salary £52,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £33,350 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,645 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.32% -5.26%
Process Improvement
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5623 5954 5806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.15% 83.33% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4563 4732 4929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Process Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Process Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Process Improvement
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Process Improvement Salary Trend in the North West

Process Improvement
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Process Improvement across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Process Improvement Salary Histogram in the North West

Process Improvement
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Process Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Cumbria - 5 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £41,500 -
Manchester 0 2 £33,750 -21.51% 3
Process Improvement
England

Process Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Process 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 Process Improvement.

1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 14 (38.89%) Project Management
3 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 9 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 8 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 7 (19.44%) ISEB
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
6 7 (19.44%) UML
6 7 (19.44%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Requirements Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (16.67%) PRINCE
8 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
8 5 (13.89%) Service Management
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle
8 5 (13.89%) Supplier Management
8 5 (13.89%) Banking
8 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) Matrix Management
8 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.11%) Coaching
9 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Process Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Process 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 Process Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.78%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) Multicast
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) QSIG
3 1 (2.78%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
4 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Process Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Bid Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (11.11%) Content Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Sales Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) ERP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Project Management
1 14 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 9 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 8 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 7 (19.44%) Requirements Engineering
5 7 (19.44%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) UML
6 6 (16.67%) PRINCE
7 5 (13.89%) Service Management
7 5 (13.89%) Supplier Management
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (13.89%) Matrix Management
8 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 4 (11.11%) Logistics
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Juniper
3 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.78%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.78%) Fiserv
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) SunGard
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 23 days ago