Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 74 57
Rank change year-on-year -39 -17 +113
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 228 293 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.89% 3.96% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 4.35% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 160 219 293
Manchester median annual salary £48,750 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.98% +2.22% +4.65%
10th Percentile £29,625 £32,000 £31,775
90th Percentile £63,800 £61,250 £63,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7172 6742 6762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.06% 91.11% 90.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5779 5606
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Wigan +11 14 £47,500 - 1
Stockport -6 8 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Rochdale +7 6 £42,500 -7.61%
Altrincham -13 3 - -
Oldham +9 2 - -
Bury +3 2 £47,500 +30.14%
Salford -3 2 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Cheadle - 1 £45,000 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 66 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 59 (25.88%) Degree
3 57 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 57 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (19.30%) MVC
6 43 (18.86%) Logistics
7 42 (18.42%) SQL
8 41 (17.98%) .NET
9 40 (17.54%) Java
10 39 (17.11%) C#
10 39 (17.11%) Linux
11 38 (16.67%) Retail
11 38 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 34 (14.91%) Spring
13 33 (14.47%) QA
14 31 (13.60%) SAP
15 30 (13.16%) ASP.NET
15 30 (13.16%) Web Services
15 30 (13.16%) Mentoring
16 28 (12.28%) jQuery
17 27 (11.84%) Project Management
17 27 (11.84%) MySQL
18 25 (10.96%) Management Information System
18 25 (10.96%) Selenium
18 25 (10.96%) .NET Framework
18 25 (10.96%) Customer Requirements
19 24 (10.53%) Java EE
19 24 (10.53%) Mathematics
19 24 (10.53%) Microsoft

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 7 (3.07%) Apache Spark
1 7 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.75%) EPiServer
2 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.32%) IIS
3 3 (1.32%) SAS
4 2 (0.88%) Apache
4 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.88%) Confluence
4 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.19%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.32%) SPSS
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (6.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (2.19%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.19%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.32%) SAP EWM
3 3 (1.32%) SAP WM
4 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.88%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.44%) Magento
5 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.44%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.51%) SaaS
3 7 (3.07%) Office 365
4 2 (0.88%) IaaS
4 2 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.39%) Internet
2 4 (1.75%) MPLS
3 3 (1.32%) Network Security
4 2 (0.88%) LAN
4 2 (0.88%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.44%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) Firewall
5 1 (0.44%) GoToMeeting
5 1 (0.44%) Intranet
5 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.44%) Skype
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) VoIP
5 1 (0.44%) VPN
5 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.84%) MySQL
2 19 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.46%) Big Data
4 10 (4.39%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.07%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.88%) Power BI
9 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.44%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 25 (10.96%) Selenium
2 16 (7.02%) eCATT
2 16 (7.02%) LSMW
3 13 (5.70%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.63%) JIRA
5 5 (2.19%) Subversion
6 4 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.75%) Gradle
6 4 (1.75%) Maven
6 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.88%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.44%) gulp
8 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.44%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.44%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (16.67%) Retail
2 23 (10.09%) Finance
3 18 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.95%) Billing
5 8 (3.51%) Marketing
5 8 (3.51%) Publishing
6 5 (2.19%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.19%) German Language
6 5 (2.19%) Military
7 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.32%) Games
8 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Front Office
9 2 (0.88%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Automotive
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (26.32%) Developer
2 45 (19.74%) Senior Developer
3 38 (16.67%) Analyst
4 29 (12.72%) Consultant
4 29 (12.72%) Java Developer
5 26 (11.40%) Business Analyst
6 25 (10.96%) Software Developer
7 23 (10.09%) SAP Consultant
7 23 (10.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (10.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Java Software Developer
8 21 (9.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Senior SQL Developer
8 21 (9.21%) SQL Developer
9 20 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (7.89%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (5.26%) Logistics Consultant
11 12 (5.26%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.98%) .NET
2 38 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 34 (14.91%) Spring
4 30 (13.16%) ASP.NET
4 30 (13.16%) Web Services
5 28 (12.28%) jQuery
6 25 (10.96%) .NET Framework
7 24 (10.53%) Java EE
8 23 (10.09%) Entity Framework
9 21 (9.21%) Oracle ADF
10 20 (8.77%) Backbone.js
10 20 (8.77%) Ember.js
10 20 (8.77%) HTML
11 18 (7.89%) ADO.NET
11 18 (7.89%) CSS
12 16 (7.02%) EDI
12 16 (7.02%) IDoc
13 9 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (3.51%) React
15 7 (3.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 46 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.96%) Management Information System
4 18 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (6.58%) Mobile App
6 14 (6.14%) NHS
7 8 (3.51%) FMCG
7 8 (3.51%) LIMS
8 7 (3.07%) Internet of Things
8 7 (3.07%) User Experience
9 5 (2.19%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.19%) PMI
10 3 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.32%) Xbox
11 2 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.88%) iPad
11 2 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.11%) Linux
2 14 (6.14%) Windows
3 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.44%) Unix
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (19.30%) MVC
3 43 (18.86%) Logistics
4 30 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 27 (11.84%) Project Management
6 25 (10.96%) Customer Requirements
7 24 (10.53%) Mathematics
8 23 (10.09%) Migration
9 22 (9.65%) TDD
10 21 (9.21%) Data Migration
11 20 (8.77%) CRM
12 19 (8.33%) Scrum
12 19 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 18 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (7.46%) DevOps
15 16 (7.02%) Domain Models
15 16 (7.02%) E-Commerce
15 16 (7.02%) UML
16 15 (6.58%) Collaborative Working
16 15 (6.58%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 42 (18.42%) SQL
3 40 (17.54%) Java
4 39 (17.11%) C#
5 16 (7.02%) ABAP
6 5 (2.19%) C
6 5 (2.19%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.19%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.75%) PHP
7 4 (1.75%) Ruby
8 3 (1.32%) Python
8 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.88%) Perl
9 2 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (25.88%) Degree
2 8 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.07%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.63%) MCSA
4 6 (2.63%) MCSE
5 4 (1.75%) CCNA
5 4 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.75%) CISSP
5 4 (1.75%) MCITP
5 4 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.88%) HND
7 2 (0.88%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.88%) MCPD
7 2 (0.88%) MCSD
7 2 (0.88%) MCTS
7 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.47%) QA
2 5 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.75%) GDPR
3 4 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.75%) SLA
4 3 (1.32%) PMO
5 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.32%) Docker
3 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.32%) SCCM
3 2 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (13.60%) SAP
2 24 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.53%) Oracle
3 6 (2.63%) Cisco
4 5 (2.19%) ANSYS
4 5 (2.19%) Apigee
4 5 (2.19%) Tableau
5 4 (1.75%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.32%) VMware
7 2 (0.88%) Citrix
7 2 (0.88%) IBM
7 2 (0.88%) OpenText
7 2 (0.88%) Siebel
7 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.88%) SYSPRO
8 1 (0.44%) Avaya
8 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.44%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.44%) Zend