The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.76% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.62% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Continuous Improvement
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 78.38% 91.13% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 101 104
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Preston

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Preston region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Preston

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) DMAIC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) DMAIC
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA