The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 31 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.97% 2.81% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 3.36% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.68% -27.50%  
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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 149 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 79.47% 83.71% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 109 136 106
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) Adaptive Web Design

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Designer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior UX Designer
1 6 (100.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Adaptive Web Design
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce