The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 65 58
Rank change year-on-year -49 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 103 144 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.46% 4.12% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 4.57% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 83 115 126
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,239 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.72% -  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3822 3152 3044
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.22% 90.11% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 2700 2543
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Manchester

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 14 £47,500 - 1
Stockport -14 5 £21,500 -59.04% 2
Cheadle - 5 £21,000 -
Rochdale 0 4 £48,250 -12.27% 1
Bolton +3 3 £26,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £47,500 -
Oldham - 2 - -
Sale 0 1 £38,000 -
Salford -5 1 £25,000 -
Bury - 1 £50,000 - 1
Continuous Improvement
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 98 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (36.71%) Java
3 76 (32.07%) JavaScript
4 63 (26.58%) Degree
5 52 (21.94%) Scrum
5 52 (21.94%) Spring
6 46 (19.41%) TDD
7 45 (18.99%) SQL
8 44 (18.57%) C#
9 42 (17.72%) Oracle
10 41 (17.30%) .NET
11 40 (16.88%) Java EE
11 40 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (16.46%) MVC
13 38 (16.03%) Linux
14 34 (14.35%) Test Automation
14 34 (14.35%) Computer Science
15 32 (13.50%) Selenium
15 32 (13.50%) MySQL
16 31 (13.08%) AngularJS
17 30 (12.66%) DevOps
18 28 (11.81%) Jenkins
18 28 (11.81%) E-Commerce
19 27 (11.39%) Web Services
20 26 (10.97%) Big Data
20 26 (10.97%) QA
20 26 (10.97%) Software Engineering
20 26 (10.97%) Git (software)
20 26 (10.97%) SDLC
21 25 (10.55%) Mathematics

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.75%) Apache Spark
2 15 (6.33%) Apache Pig
3 13 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.95%) Confluence
5 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.11%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.69%) CMS
6 4 (1.69%) JBoss
6 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.84%) IIS
7 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.42%) Marvel
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.42%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.27%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.42%) Route 53
4 1 (0.42%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.80%) Firewall
2 7 (2.95%) Internet
3 5 (2.11%) SMS
4 4 (1.69%) Network Security
4 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.27%) BGP
5 3 (1.27%) OSPF
5 3 (1.27%) SNMP
5 3 (1.27%) WAN
6 2 (0.84%) Broadband
6 2 (0.84%) Converged Networks
6 2 (0.84%) LAN
6 2 (0.84%) PBX
6 2 (0.84%) Skype
6 2 (0.84%) VoIP
7 1 (0.42%) DHCP
7 1 (0.42%) DNS
7 1 (0.42%) IPsec
7 1 (0.42%) PPTP
7 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.50%) MySQL
2 26 (10.97%) Big Data
3 25 (10.55%) Hadoop
4 22 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 15 (6.33%) Apache Hive
6 12 (5.06%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.06%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.80%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.11%) Redis
9 1 (0.42%) DocumentDB
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (13.50%) Selenium
2 28 (11.81%) Jenkins
3 26 (10.97%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (5.91%) JIRA
6 9 (3.80%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.95%) Bitbucket
7 7 (2.95%) IntelliJ
8 5 (2.11%) ClearCase
8 5 (2.11%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.11%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.69%) JMeter
9 4 (1.69%) jMock
9 4 (1.69%) JUnit
9 4 (1.69%) Mockito
10 3 (1.27%) eCATT
10 3 (1.27%) LSMW
10 3 (1.27%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (10.55%) Finance
1 25 (10.55%) Retail
2 12 (5.06%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.53%) Marketing
4 5 (2.11%) Electronics
4 5 (2.11%) Legal
4 5 (2.11%) Military
4 5 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.27%) Billing
5 3 (1.27%) Games
5 3 (1.27%) Publishing
6 2 (0.84%) Banking
6 2 (0.84%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (39.66%) Developer
2 67 (28.27%) Java Developer
3 65 (27.43%) Senior Developer
4 46 (19.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (18.57%) Java Software Developer
6 43 (18.14%) Software Developer
7 29 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (11.81%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 28 (11.81%) Senior Software Developer
8 28 (11.81%) SQL Developer
9 27 (11.39%) Senior SQL Developer
10 25 (10.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 18 (7.59%) Analyst
12 14 (5.91%) Software Engineer
13 11 (4.64%) Technical Leader
14 10 (4.22%) .NET Developer
14 10 (4.22%) C# Developer
15 9 (3.80%) Java Engineer
15 9 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
15 9 (3.80%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (21.94%) Spring
2 41 (17.30%) .NET
3 40 (16.88%) Java EE
4 31 (13.08%) AngularJS
5 27 (11.39%) Web Services
6 25 (10.55%) Oracle ADF
7 24 (10.13%) Hibernate
7 24 (10.13%) HTML
8 23 (9.70%) jQuery
9 22 (9.28%) Node.js
10 20 (8.44%) CSS
11 18 (7.59%) ASP.NET
12 15 (6.33%) React
12 15 (6.33%) REST
13 14 (5.91%) Middleware
14 12 (5.06%) Apache Camel
14 12 (5.06%) CSS3
14 12 (5.06%) HTML5
14 12 (5.06%) Spring MVC
15 11 (4.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (14.35%) Computer Science
3 25 (10.55%) iPad
4 20 (8.44%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.49%) PKI
6 6 (2.53%) Social Media
6 6 (2.53%) User Experience
7 5 (2.11%) CMDB
8 4 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.27%) LIMS
9 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.27%) Wiki
10 2 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.84%) EPoS
11 1 (0.42%) Derivative
11 1 (0.42%) Fintech
11 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.42%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.03%) Linux
2 15 (6.33%) Windows
3 8 (3.38%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.95%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.69%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.94%) Scrum
3 46 (19.41%) TDD
4 39 (16.46%) MVC
5 34 (14.35%) Test Automation
6 30 (12.66%) DevOps
7 28 (11.81%) E-Commerce
8 26 (10.97%) SDLC
8 26 (10.97%) Software Engineering
9 25 (10.55%) Mathematics
10 24 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (9.70%) BDD
12 22 (9.28%) Information Security
12 22 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 21 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (8.02%) ITIL
14 19 (8.02%) SOA
14 19 (8.02%) Validation
15 17 (7.17%) Waterfall
16 16 (6.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 87 (36.71%) Java
2 76 (32.07%) JavaScript
3 45 (18.99%) SQL
4 44 (18.57%) C#
5 25 (10.55%) C
6 22 (9.28%) Python
7 19 (8.02%) Ruby
8 17 (7.17%) Perl
9 10 (4.22%) C++
10 9 (3.80%) PHP
11 4 (1.69%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.69%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.69%) VB
11 4 (1.69%) VB6
12 3 (1.27%) ABAP
12 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (26.58%) Degree
2 14 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.06%) DV Cleared
3 12 (5.06%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.53%) CISSP
6 4 (1.69%) CISA
7 3 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.84%) CCNA
8 2 (0.84%) CCSP
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.84%) CISM
8 2 (0.84%) GCIA
8 2 (0.84%) GCIH
8 2 (0.84%) ISEB
8 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.42%) CCSE
9 1 (0.42%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.97%) QA
2 16 (6.75%) SLA
3 8 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.53%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.69%) PMO
6 3 (1.27%) GDPR
7 2 (0.84%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.75%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) Kibana
2 1 (0.42%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (17.72%) Oracle
2 20 (8.44%) VMware
3 17 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.80%) Cisco
4 9 (3.80%) SAP
5 6 (2.53%) Citrix
5 6 (2.53%) IBM
5 6 (2.53%) IBM Sterling
6 5 (2.11%) Facebook
7 4 (1.69%) Cadence
7 4 (1.69%) HP
8 3 (1.27%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (1.27%) Juniper
8 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.27%) Sun
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe
9 1 (0.42%) Apigee
9 1 (0.42%) BMC
9 1 (0.42%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.42%) Xerox
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
General Medical Council
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bury
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago