The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Lean Manufacturing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lean Manufacturing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lean Manufacturing
England / South West
Rank - 251 232
Permanent jobs citing Lean Manufacturing 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.017% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.019% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Median salary - £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -48.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £32,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -28.12% -48.80%  

Lean Manufacturing 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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4521 5187 5224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.91% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4227 4353
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Lean Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Lean Manufacturing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Lean Manufacturing in the South West

Lean Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lean Manufacturing in the South West.

Salary trend for Lean Manufacturing in the South West