The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 11 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 5.00% 17.78% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 19.51% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Median salary £70,000 £54,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.62% +31.70%  
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 Rochdale with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 40 41 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 100.00% 91.11% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 40
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochdale 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 Rochdale

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Rochdale

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 27 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) Coaching
2 6 (75.00%) vMotion
2 6 (75.00%) Zerto
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) vCloud
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) Ansible
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) IIS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Veeam
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) AWS Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Head of Development
3 2 (25.00%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Coaching
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) DSDM
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) vCloud
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Veeam
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Zerto