Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 58 28
Rank change year-on-year +35 -30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 79 28 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.43% 3.63% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 3.88% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 11 65
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% - -2.97%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £60,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 861 722 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 91.89% 93.64% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 625 538 670
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Northampton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Northampton

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Northampton over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 69 (87.34%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (59.49%) Finance
3 42 (53.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (50.63%) .NET
5 38 (48.10%) Test Automation
6 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
7 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
8 35 (44.30%) SQL
9 34 (43.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 32 (40.51%) MCP
10 32 (40.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (40.51%) MCPD
11 29 (36.71%) Windows
12 28 (35.44%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 28 (35.44%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (34.18%) Coaching
13 27 (34.18%) Scrum
14 26 (32.91%) SSDT
15 24 (30.38%) GitHub
16 22 (27.85%) WinForms
16 22 (27.85%) VB.NET
17 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
17 19 (24.05%) Project Management
18 18 (22.78%) C#
18 18 (22.78%) RUP
18 18 (22.78%) Incident Management
18 18 (22.78%) Root Cause Analysis
18 18 (22.78%) Waterfall
19 17 (21.52%) Problem Management
20 16 (20.25%) SOLID

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 10 (12.66%) NServiceBus
1 10 (12.66%) Sitefinity
2 4 (5.06%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.38%) GitHub
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Route 53
3 2 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (32.91%) SSDT
3 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.80%) OLTP
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 42 (53.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (43.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (12.66%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.59%) Gradle
5 5 (6.33%) JIRA
6 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.06%) Selenium
6 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.53%) Subversion
8 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (59.49%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 9 (11.39%) Retail
4 6 (7.59%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (69.62%) Developer
2 36 (45.57%) Applications Developer
3 29 (36.71%) SQL Developer
4 27 (34.18%) .NET Developer
5 23 (29.11%) .NET Applications Developer
6 19 (24.05%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Applications Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Analyst
8 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) Digital Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Java Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Business Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) .NET
2 22 (27.85%) WinForms
3 14 (17.72%) .NET Framework
4 13 (16.46%) Web Services
5 8 (10.13%) HTML
6 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.59%) Entity Framework
6 6 (7.59%) HTML5
6 6 (7.59%) Kendo UI
6 6 (7.59%) RESTful
6 6 (7.59%) Spring Boot
7 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.33%) SOAP
7 5 (6.33%) Spring
8 4 (5.06%) Java EE
9 2 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.53%) JSON
9 2 (2.53%) XML
10 1 (1.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
1 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (87.34%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (48.10%) Test Automation
3 28 (35.44%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 28 (35.44%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (34.18%) Coaching
4 27 (34.18%) Scrum
5 19 (24.05%) Project Management
6 18 (22.78%) Incident Management
6 18 (22.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (22.78%) RUP
6 18 (22.78%) Waterfall
7 17 (21.52%) Problem Management
8 16 (20.25%) SOLID
9 15 (18.99%) Microservices
10 12 (15.19%) DevOps
10 12 (15.19%) User Stories
11 10 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (11.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) SQL
2 22 (27.85%) VB.NET
3 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.78%) C#
5 11 (13.92%) Java
5 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.53%) Python
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) MCP
1 32 (40.51%) MCPD
1 32 (40.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.99%) BC Cleared
2 15 (18.99%) DBS Check
2 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) HNC
4 2 (2.53%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Ansible
1 2 (2.53%) Grafana
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.53%) Packer
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
1 2 (2.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Google
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) hybris
4 2 (2.53%) Siemens
4 2 (2.53%) Splunk