Period
to 22 February 2019

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 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 49 45
Rank change year-on-year -28 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 6 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.86% 4.18% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 4.56% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,500 £33,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -30.00% -7.32%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,038 £41,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,250 £51,375
UK median annual salary £54,425 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.67% - +10.53%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 631 439 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.66% 91.65% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 387 298 339
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £55,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

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 6 months to 22 February 2019.

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 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
County Antrim -27 6 £38,500 +15.79% 4
Continuous Improvement
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Microscopy
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) Epics
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Microscopy
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Epics
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware