The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 31 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 32 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.71% 4.04% 6.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.57% 4.54% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 40
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,550 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £49,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
423 639 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 88.68% 89.00% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 260 589 510
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Northampton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Northampton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 36 (48.00%) Business Analysis
2 29 (38.67%) Project Management
3 26 (34.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (28.00%) PRINCE2
5 21 (28.00%) User Stories
6 19 (25.33%) Retail
7 16 (21.33%) Six Sigma
8 15 (20.00%) Finance
9 14 (18.67%) ERP
9 14 (18.67%) Project Governance
9 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
9 14 (18.67%) Lean Six Sigma
9 14 (18.67%) Use Case
9 14 (18.67%) Translating Business Requirements
10 12 (16.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 10 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (13.33%) Process Improvement
11 10 (13.33%) SQL
12 9 (12.00%) ITIL
12 9 (12.00%) Change Management
13 8 (10.67%) Scrum
13 8 (10.67%) ITSM
13 8 (10.67%) Service Management
13 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
14 7 (9.33%) Business Process Improvement
14 7 (9.33%) BDD
14 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
14 7 (9.33%) TDD

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.00%) MS Access
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 19 (25.33%) Retail
2 15 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Analyst
2 21 (28.00%) Senior Manager
3 18 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 18 (24.00%) IT Manager
3 18 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 17 (22.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 14 (18.67%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (18.67%) Senior Business Analyst
6 13 (17.33%) IT Project Manager
6 13 (17.33%) Senior IT Manager
6 13 (17.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 9 (12.00%) Change Manager
7 9 (12.00%) Process Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Business Manager
9 7 (9.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
10 6 (8.00%) Business Process Analyst
11 5 (6.67%) Developer
11 5 (6.67%) IT Change Manager
11 5 (6.67%) Process Improvement Analyst
11 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Web Services
2 3 (4.00%) JSON
2 3 (4.00%) REST
2 3 (4.00%) Spring
2 3 (4.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (2.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) J2EE
4 1 (1.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (4.00%) Statistics
1 3 (4.00%) User Experience
1 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Business Analysis
2 29 (38.67%) Project Management
3 26 (34.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (28.00%) PRINCE2
5 21 (28.00%) User Stories
6 16 (21.33%) Six Sigma
7 14 (18.67%) ERP
7 14 (18.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 14 (18.67%) Project Governance
7 14 (18.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 14 (18.67%) Use Case
7 14 (18.67%) Waterfall
8 10 (13.33%) Process Improvement
9 9 (12.00%) Change Management
9 9 (12.00%) ITIL
10 8 (10.67%) ITSM
10 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.67%) Scrum
10 8 (10.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) C
2 4 (5.33%) COBOL
3 3 (4.00%) Java
3 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (8.00%) ISEB
3 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 3 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.00%) PMP
4 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) NEBOSH
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) LANDesk
2 3 (4.00%) Google
2 3 (4.00%) HP
2 3 (4.00%) Minitab
2 3 (4.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.33%) Rally