The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.57% 3.91% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 4.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Median salary £25,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Continuous Improvement
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 237 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 88.51% 92.58% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 137 229 266
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Bedford

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Digital Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau