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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 33 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 37 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.46% 5.63% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.99% 6.29% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 40
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,518 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
529 588 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.32% 89.50% 85.23%
Number of salaries quoted 344 535 510
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Northampton

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (39.56%) Business Analysis
2 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.07%) User Stories
4 29 (31.87%) Project Management
5 27 (29.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (26.37%) SQL
6 24 (26.37%) Retail
7 21 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 18 (19.78%) Scrum
9 17 (18.68%) Six Sigma
9 17 (18.68%) Web Services
9 17 (18.68%) Finance
9 17 (18.68%) TDD
9 17 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
9 17 (18.68%) BDD
9 17 (18.68%) SDLC
10 15 (16.48%) Lean Six Sigma
11 14 (15.38%) ERP
11 14 (15.38%) Use Case
11 14 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 14 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
11 14 (15.38%) Project Governance
12 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
14 11 (12.09%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
15 10 (10.99%) Analytics
15 10 (10.99%) Statistical Analysis
15 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence

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 11 (12.09%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.79%) MySQL
3 7 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) JUnit
General
1 24 (26.37%) Retail
2 17 (18.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Senior Manager
3 18 (19.78%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) IT Manager
3 18 (19.78%) Project Manager
4 17 (18.68%) Senior Project Manager
5 15 (16.48%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 13 (14.29%) Developer
7 13 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
7 13 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
7 13 (14.29%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 12 (13.19%) Software Engineer
9 10 (10.99%) Process Analyst
10 9 (9.89%) Change Manager
11 8 (8.79%) Business Improvement Analyst
11 8 (8.79%) Business Manager
11 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
12 7 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
13 6 (6.59%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) Web Services
2 8 (8.79%) JSON
2 8 (8.79%) REST
2 8 (8.79%) Spring
2 8 (8.79%) Spring MVC
3 6 (6.59%) .NET
4 2 (2.20%) J2EE
5 1 (1.10%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) User Experience
1 7 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.40%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.20%) Statistics
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Unix
2 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Business Analysis
2 33 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.07%) User Stories
4 29 (31.87%) Project Management
5 27 (29.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 18 (19.78%) Scrum
8 17 (18.68%) BDD
8 17 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (18.68%) SDLC
8 17 (18.68%) Six Sigma
8 17 (18.68%) TDD
9 15 (16.48%) Lean Six Sigma
10 14 (15.38%) ERP
10 14 (15.38%) Project Governance
10 14 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
10 14 (15.38%) Use Case
10 14 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
12 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.37%) SQL
2 9 (9.89%) C
2 9 (9.89%) COBOL
3 8 (8.79%) Java
4 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (6.59%) ISEB
3 4 (4.40%) Degree
4 3 (3.30%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.30%) PMP
4 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.10%) CISM
5 1 (1.10%) CISSP
5 1 (1.10%) CLAS
5 1 (1.10%) CRISC
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) NEBOSH
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) Google
2 5 (5.49%) LANDesk
3 3 (3.30%) Minitab
3 3 (3.30%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.20%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco
5 1 (1.10%) Rally
5 1 (1.10%) VMware