Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 29 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 -8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 49 118 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.48% 8.10% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 8.89% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 75 61
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,750 £50,000 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.50% +14.69% -3.12%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,200 £34,250
90th Percentile £64,375 £61,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year -12.63% +13.98% -7.39%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 973 1328 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 89.02% 91.15% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 752 881 1512
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,275 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,375
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Northampton -13 33 £41,500 -24.55% 1
Corby - 5 £65,000 -
Continuous Improvement
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) Test Automation
3 20 (40.82%) MVC
4 18 (36.73%) HTML
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
4 18 (36.73%) HTML5
5 17 (34.69%) Microservices
6 16 (32.65%) SOLID
6 16 (32.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (32.65%) Entity Framework
6 16 (32.65%) Sitefinity
6 16 (32.65%) NServiceBus
6 16 (32.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 16 (32.65%) Kendo UI
6 16 (32.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
6 16 (32.65%) C#
6 16 (32.65%) MCP
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (32.65%) MCPD
6 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
7 12 (24.49%) Scrum
7 12 (24.49%) Java
8 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (20.41%) Coaching
9 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
10 8 (16.33%) BDD
10 8 (16.33%) SDLC
10 8 (16.33%) Change Management

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring 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 16 (32.65%) NServiceBus
1 16 (32.65%) Sitefinity
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (2.04%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DHCP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) LAN
1 2 (4.08%) PBX
1 2 (4.08%) VLAN
1 2 (4.08%) VoIP
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
1 2 (4.08%) WLAN
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) MySQL
2 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) Power BI
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Octopus Deploy
1 16 (32.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.29%) Selenium
4 6 (12.24%) JIRA
5 5 (10.20%) TestRail
5 5 (10.20%) VersionOne
6 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.16%) JUnit
7 2 (4.08%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.08%) Gradle
7 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Applications Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Applications Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
1 18 (36.73%) HTML5
2 16 (32.65%) .NET Framework
2 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
2 16 (32.65%) Entity Framework
2 16 (32.65%) Kendo UI
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 4 (8.16%) JSON
4 4 (8.16%) REST
4 4 (8.16%) Spring
4 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.08%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) J2EE
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) Test Automation
3 20 (40.82%) MVC
4 17 (34.69%) Microservices
5 16 (32.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 16 (32.65%) SOLID
6 12 (24.49%) Scrum
7 10 (20.41%) Coaching
7 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.33%) BDD
8 8 (16.33%) Change Management
8 8 (16.33%) SDLC
8 8 (16.33%) Six Sigma
9 7 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
9 7 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
9 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.24%) Defect Management
10 6 (12.24%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C#
2 12 (24.49%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) COBOL
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.04%) ES6
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) MCP
1 16 (32.65%) MCPD
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 7 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (14.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CCNP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
2 2 (4.08%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) hybris
2 2 (4.08%) JD Edwards
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Avaya
3 1 (2.04%) Cognos
3 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) SAP