The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 27 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.79% 1.85% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.94% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £27,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 107 103 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 95.54% 95.37% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 88 89 102
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Bolton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Smoke Testing
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) SMS
2 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) Social Media
2 5 (45.45%) iPad
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) Redis
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Web Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Angular Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# Web Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) QA Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) QA Automation Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior .NET Web Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior C# Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Web Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) CSS3
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) HTML5
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (45.45%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) iPad
1 5 (45.45%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) Smoke Testing
2 5 (45.45%) SOLID
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Facebook