Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 30 45
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.81% 4.63% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 5.24% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 6
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +35.59% -9.23%
10th Percentile £35,500 £21,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,875 £40,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +30.43% -23.33%

Continuous Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 259 248 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.84% 88.26% 87.58%
Number of salaries quoted 228 215 227
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

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 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Vue.js

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Vue.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript