Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 34 34
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +33
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 66 44 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.86% 6.37% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.48% 6.78% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 37
Northampton median annual salary £40,020 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.72% -21.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,534 £30,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,250 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.82% -17.00% +11.11%

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 696 649 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 93.42% 93.92% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 478 503 556
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £59,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Northampton

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.00%) Finance
3 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
4 30 (45.45%) .NET
5 28 (42.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (42.42%) Coaching
6 26 (39.39%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (36.36%) Test Automation
8 23 (34.85%) C#
9 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 22 (33.33%) Problem Management
10 21 (31.82%) Scrum
11 20 (30.30%) HTML
11 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
12 19 (28.79%) Project Management
12 19 (28.79%) Waterfall
13 18 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 18 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (27.27%) Incident Management
13 18 (27.27%) SQL
13 18 (27.27%) RUP
14 17 (25.76%) MCP
14 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (25.76%) MCPD
14 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
14 17 (25.76%) SOLID
15 14 (21.21%) Microservices
15 14 (21.21%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 12 (18.18%) Service Management
16 12 (18.18%) ITSM

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 (15.15%) NServiceBus
1 10 (15.15%) Sitefinity
2 6 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Route 53
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) LAN
1 2 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) SSDT
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.55%) OLTP
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.09%) Gradle
4 6 (9.09%) Selenium
4 6 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.52%) MbUnit
7 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.52%) MSTest
7 1 (1.52%) NUnit
7 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.52%) Subversion
7 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Publishing
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Applications Developer
3 19 (28.79%) .NET Developer
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Developer
5 11 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
6 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (12.12%) C# Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Digital Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Java Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Business Developer
10 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (7.58%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (7.58%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 4 (6.06%) Problem Manager
11 4 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) .NET
2 20 (30.30%) HTML
3 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
4 10 (15.15%) Web Services
5 9 (13.64%) CSS
6 8 (12.12%) HTML5
7 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
7 7 (10.61%) Kendo UI
7 7 (10.61%) WinForms
8 6 (9.09%) RESTful
8 6 (9.09%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.52%) CSS3
9 1 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.52%) Java EE
9 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) FMCG
2 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) Coaching
3 26 (39.39%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 22 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 21 (31.82%) Scrum
7 19 (28.79%) Project Management
7 19 (28.79%) Waterfall
8 18 (27.27%) Incident Management
8 18 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (27.27%) RUP
9 17 (25.76%) SOLID
10 14 (21.21%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 14 (21.21%) Microservices
11 12 (18.18%) DevOps
11 12 (18.18%) ITSM
11 12 (18.18%) Service Management
12 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.85%) C#
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
5 8 (12.12%) VB
5 8 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.61%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) MCP
1 17 (25.76%) MCPD
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) DBS Check
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Ansible
1 1 (1.52%) Grafana
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.52%) Packer
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) BMC
2 4 (6.06%) Remedy
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk