The table below looks at the statistics for Lean Manufacturing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lean Manufacturing 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
Lean Manufacturing
Rank 903 952 966
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +14
Permanent jobs citing Lean Manufacturing 7 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.019% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Median salary £40,200 £47,000 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.46% -38.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £26,000 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,820 £52,000 £95,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,200 £47,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year
-14.46% -38.36%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86015 94271 97867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.58% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71937 77596 78114
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Lean Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Lean Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Lean Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lean Manufacturing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lean Manufacturing within the UK.

Lean Manufacturing Salary Trend in the UK

Lean Manufacturing
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Manufacturing within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 4 £40,200 -14.46%
Fife - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
South West +2 1 £36,000 -23.40%
South East - 1 £44,400 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Hastings - 1 £44,400 -
Blackburn - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £36,000 -
Alcester - 1 £45,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £44,400 -
Somerset - 1 £36,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -

Lean Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Lean Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Lean Manufacturing.

1 27 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 23 (85.19%) Six Sigma
3 20 (74.07%) Degree
4 11 (40.74%) HND
5 10 (37.04%) Electronics
5 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (33.33%) LabVIEW
6 9 (33.33%) C
6 9 (33.33%) QA
6 9 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
7 8 (29.63%) MS Office
7 8 (29.63%) Project Management
8 7 (25.93%) Quality Management
8 7 (25.93%) ISO 9001
8 7 (25.93%) SLA
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (25.93%) QMS
8 7 (25.93%) CAPA
8 7 (25.93%) Internal Audit
9 6 (22.22%) CAD
9 6 (22.22%) Validation
10 5 (18.52%) VB
10 5 (18.52%) HNC
10 5 (18.52%) Military
10 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared

Lean Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) AutoCAD
2 4 (14.81%) OrCAD
2 4 (14.81%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PP
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (37.04%) Electronics
3 5 (18.52%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Avionics
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Quality Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Design Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Development Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Development Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Project Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Process Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Strategy Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (14.81%) FMCG
4 1 (3.70%) Fintech
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Six Sigma
2 8 (29.63%) Process Improvement
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) CAPA
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.93%) Internal Audit
3 7 (25.93%) QMS
3 7 (25.93%) Quality Management
4 6 (22.22%) CAD
4 6 (22.22%) Validation
5 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (14.81%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (7.41%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Customer Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) PDM
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 11 (40.74%) HND
3 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) HNC
5 1 (3.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 7 (25.93%) ISO 9001
2 7 (25.93%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP