Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11 -41
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 45 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.26% 2.65% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.80% 2.91% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 13
Merseyside median annual salary £44,000 £57,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.81% +42.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £30,125 £35,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £110,000 £63,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 776 893 1,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.76% 91.03% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 597 651 741
Merseyside median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Merseyside

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Liverpool +29 34 £44,000 -22.81% 9
Continuous Improvement
North West

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

1 20 (44.44%) Information Security
2 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 15 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (22.22%) COBIT
6 10 (22.22%) GDPR
7 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.78%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
9 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.56%) Network Security
9 7 (15.56%) Decision-Making
9 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer
10 6 (13.33%) OWASP
10 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
10 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 6 (13.33%) Data Security
10 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.11%) Finance
12 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
12 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
12 4 (8.89%) SQL
12 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Ingres
1 2 (4.44%) MS Access
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) Power BI
2 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) GoCD
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Architect
1 15 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Information Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
4 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.44%) ERP Support
5 2 (4.44%) Head of Digital
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) IT Support
5 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Head of Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.22%) GraphQL
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) React
2 1 (2.22%) Sails.js
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Unix
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Information Security
2 15 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) Decision-Making
7 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.33%) Data Security
8 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.33%) OWASP
9 4 (8.89%) Coaching
9 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
9 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Server Management
9 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Storage Management
9 4 (8.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Java
2 2 (4.44%) VB
2 2 (4.44%) VBA
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) CISA
3 1 (2.22%) CISM
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) CRISC
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCDST
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (22.22%) COBIT
2 10 (22.22%) GDPR
3 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
4 6 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Epicor
2 2 (4.44%) Sybase
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) RedGate
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau