Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Lean Manufacturing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Manufacturing over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lean Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1148 1225
Rank change year-on-year +18 +77 +28
Permanent jobs citing Lean Manufacturing 15 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.004% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 13
England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -50.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £43,750 £68,500
UK median annual salary £36,500 £30,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +21.67% -11.11% -48.08%

Lean Manufacturing 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 145,741 150,348 171,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117,883 125,250 143,807
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,752
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,786 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.49% +2.71% +5.56%

Lean Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Lean Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Manufacturing in England

Lean Manufacturing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lean Manufacturing in England

Lean Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lean Manufacturing in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Lean Manufacturing in England

Lean Manufacturing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lean Manufacturing within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +12 6 £32,500 +41.30% 2
North West -3 3 - -
South West - 3 £45,000 - 5
North East - 3 £32,500 -
London +21 2 £60,000 +84.62% 1
Midlands +17 2 £31,500 -30.00% 4
South East - 2 £33,750 - 8
West Midlands +7 1 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £31,500 - 1
Lean Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Lean Manufacturing.

1 15 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (86.67%) Six Sigma
3 6 (40.00%) HNC
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) Electronics
5 4 (26.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) VB
6 3 (20.00%) HND
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) QMS
6 3 (20.00%) Automotive
6 3 (20.00%) LabVIEW
6 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (13.33%) DMAIC
7 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (13.33%) TQM
7 2 (13.33%) Process Management
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) SMS
7 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
7 2 (13.33%) SIPOC
8 1 (6.67%) Change Control

Lean Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (13.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
3 3 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Lean Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Buyer
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Six Sigma
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) QMS
4 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) DMAIC
5 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
5 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) SIPOC
5 2 (13.33%) TQM
6 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) HNC
2 4 (26.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) QA