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

Continual Improvement
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.87% 1.82% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.02% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 211 99 111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 91.34% 90.00% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 173 62 69
Median salary £47,500 £33,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.79% -11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Northern Ireland

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Northern Ireland

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
County Armagh - 1 £47,500 -
County Tyrone - 1 £32,500 -
Continuous Improvement
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Google
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
2 6 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (85.71%) Public Cloud
3 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Back Office
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (71.43%) GCP
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Public Cloud
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
1 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Google
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco