The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 4.35% 3.61% 7.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 4.05% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £57,500 £31,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.53% +26.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% -  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81 74 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 88.04% 89.16% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 107
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) EDI
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) EDIFACT
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Sterling
3 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) EDI
2 2 (50.00%) EDIFACT
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle