The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 33 30 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 27 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.86% 7.06% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 7.95% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 32
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £35,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 488 667 670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 87.93% 88.81% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 416 494 592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Northamptonshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Northamptonshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Northampton -7 15 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Kettering - 2 £39,250 - 1
Continuous Improvement
East Midlands

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 46 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.75%) TDD
2 43 (41.75%) Scrum
3 42 (40.78%) BDD
4 30 (29.13%) JSON
4 30 (29.13%) Spring
4 30 (29.13%) Java
4 30 (29.13%) Web Services
5 29 (28.16%) Git (software)
6 28 (27.18%) Spring MVC
6 28 (27.18%) MongoDB
6 28 (27.18%) REST
6 28 (27.18%) Cucumber
6 28 (27.18%) J2EE
6 28 (27.18%) MySQL
6 28 (27.18%) JUnit
6 28 (27.18%) Linux
6 28 (27.18%) MVC
7 27 (26.21%) Unix
7 27 (26.21%) SQL
8 24 (23.30%) HTML
8 24 (23.30%) Retail
9 23 (22.33%) ActiveMQ
9 23 (22.33%) Refactoring
9 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
9 23 (22.33%) CSS
9 23 (22.33%) JMS
9 23 (22.33%) Gradle
9 23 (22.33%) Artifactory
9 23 (22.33%) Jenkins

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (9.71%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) SPSS
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) LAN
1 4 (3.88%) WAN
1 4 (3.88%) Wireless
2 2 (1.94%) DHCP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) MongoDB
1 28 (27.18%) MySQL
2 22 (21.36%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (21.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (20.39%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.74%) BigQuery
5 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.80%) Power BI
6 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Git (software)
2 28 (27.18%) Cucumber
2 28 (27.18%) JUnit
3 23 (22.33%) Artifactory
3 23 (22.33%) Gradle
3 23 (22.33%) Jenkins
3 23 (22.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (4.85%) FitNesse
4 5 (4.85%) Selenium
5 3 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.97%) JIRA
6 1 (0.97%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 24 (23.30%) Retail
2 13 (12.62%) Finance
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Legal
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Developer
2 24 (23.30%) Analyst
3 22 (21.36%) Architect
4 18 (17.48%) SAP Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (14.56%) Technical Architect
6 12 (11.65%) Java Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Service Manager
8 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Java Technical Architect
9 6 (5.83%) SSIS Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Agile Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Architect
10 5 (4.85%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (4.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) JSON
1 30 (29.13%) Spring
1 30 (29.13%) Web Services
2 28 (27.18%) J2EE
2 28 (27.18%) REST
2 28 (27.18%) Spring MVC
3 24 (23.30%) HTML
4 23 (22.33%) ActiveMQ
4 23 (22.33%) CSS
4 23 (22.33%) HTML5
4 23 (22.33%) JMS
5 18 (17.48%) SAP ALE
5 18 (17.48%) SAP PI
5 18 (17.48%) SAP Smart Forms
5 18 (17.48%) SAP XI
6 12 (11.65%) .NET
7 3 (2.91%) XML
8 2 (1.94%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.94%) Java EE
8 2 (1.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) FMCG
5 1 (0.97%) Fintech
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) Linux
2 27 (26.21%) Unix
3 8 (7.77%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.75%) Scrum
2 43 (41.75%) TDD
3 42 (40.78%) BDD
4 28 (27.18%) MVC
5 23 (22.33%) Refactoring
6 22 (21.36%) User Stories
7 18 (17.48%) ETL
7 18 (17.48%) Systems Analysis
8 17 (16.50%) ITIL
9 16 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (14.56%) Project Management
11 14 (13.59%) Analytics
12 11 (10.68%) Change Management
12 11 (10.68%) Incident Management
13 10 (9.71%) Service Management
14 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
14 8 (7.77%) DevOps
14 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
14 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.13%) Java
2 27 (26.21%) SQL
3 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.48%) ABAP
4 18 (17.48%) SAPscript
5 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.97%) ISEB
3 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.83%) PMO
3 4 (3.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) hybris
2 18 (17.48%) SAP
3 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.53%) Tableau
5 9 (8.74%) Google
6 5 (4.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.97%) VMware
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ competitive + car / allowance +15%bonus+pension + health
Posted: 5 days ago