The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Salford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - - 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 86.25% 84.38% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 33
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Salford

Continuous Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) BBC
5 1 (16.67%) OpenTV
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Interactive TV
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) MHEG

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Service Assurance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) BBC
2 1 (16.67%) Interactive TV
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) MHEG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) OpenTV