The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 51 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 37 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.25% 3.44% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 4.16% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 25
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,050 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
961 1057 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.37% 82.58% 79.56%
Number of salaries quoted 715 982 809
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 16 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bedford +19 5 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Dunstable -1 3 £26,000 -7.14% 1
Leighton Buzzard -4 1 - -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement.

1 19 (34.55%) Service Delivery
2 18 (32.73%) ITIL
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) Finance
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
3 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
4 8 (14.55%) Time Management
4 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
4 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.55%) .NET
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.73%) Change Management
5 7 (12.73%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
5 7 (12.73%) Unified Communications
6 6 (10.91%) Network Management
6 6 (10.91%) Performance Management
6 6 (10.91%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (10.91%) SAP CO
6 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (10.91%) Degree
6 6 (10.91%) SAP FI
6 6 (10.91%) SAP MM
6 6 (10.91%) SAP PS
6 6 (10.91%) SAP BI
6 6 (10.91%) SAP BW
6 6 (10.91%) SAP SD
6 6 (10.91%) SAP
6 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (10.91%) SAP CO
1 6 (10.91%) SAP FI
1 6 (10.91%) SAP MM
1 6 (10.91%) SAP PS
1 6 (10.91%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.64%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (3.64%) SAP FI-AR
3 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SAP BI
2 6 (10.91%) SAP BW
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) Technical Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 5 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (7.27%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Capacity Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.27%) SAP Support
5 3 (5.45%) Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 2 (3.64%) QA Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
3 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) jQuery
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) Kendo UI
6 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.64%) WinForms
6 2 (3.64%) WCF
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.64%) Ajax
6 2 (3.64%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Statistics
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Service Delivery
2 18 (32.73%) ITIL
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
3 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
4 8 (14.55%) Time Management
4 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.73%) Change Management
5 7 (12.73%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) Network Management
6 6 (10.91%) Performance Management
6 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Web Development
7 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 5 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (9.09%) Process Management
7 5 (9.09%) MVC
7 5 (9.09%) Kanban
7 5 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCITP
3 1 (1.82%) APMP
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) Citrix
3 1 (1.82%) Veritas
Bedfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago