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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 45 55 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 49 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.26% 3.44% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 3.98% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 37
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £22,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £58,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
861 979 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.48% 86.26% 85.01%
Number of salaries quoted 707 733 998
Median salary £51,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 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 3 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 22 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Bedford +14 11 £40,000 +30.08% 2
Dunstable -4 7 £50,000 +92.30%
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 24 (33.80%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (32.39%) Project Management
3 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
4 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
4 20 (28.17%) Finance
5 18 (25.35%) MS Office
6 16 (22.54%) Risk Management
6 16 (22.54%) Information Security
6 16 (22.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (19.72%) Management Information System
7 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (19.72%) CRM
7 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
8 13 (18.31%) Resource Management
9 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
9 9 (12.68%) Windows
9 9 (12.68%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (12.68%) Firewall
9 9 (12.68%) Change Management
9 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.68%) Planview
9 9 (12.68%) Time Management
9 9 (12.68%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (11.27%) Information Governance
10 8 (11.27%) SDLC
10 8 (11.27%) Presales
10 8 (11.27%) Internal Audit
10 8 (11.27%) PCI DSS
10 8 (11.27%) PCI QSA

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (4.23%) Confluence
1 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 18 (25.35%) MS Office
3 9 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) JIRA
2 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.23%) GitLab
4 3 (4.23%) Selenium
4 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.41%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.41%) Testopia
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Avionics
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.90%) Resource Manager
2 11 (15.49%) Consultant
3 9 (12.68%) Architect
3 9 (12.68%) Digital Architect
4 8 (11.27%) Compliance Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Lead Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Platform Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Compliance Officer
6 5 (7.04%) Data Compliance Officer
7 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Portfolio Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Portfolio Test Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.82%) PMO Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) Middleware
4 2 (2.82%) SAP ALE
4 2 (2.82%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.82%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (2.82%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.72%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.04%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.82%) Physics
4 2 (2.82%) Robotics
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Project Management
2 16 (22.54%) Information Security
2 16 (22.54%) Risk Management
3 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) CRM
3 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.31%) Resource Management
5 9 (12.68%) Change Management
5 9 (12.68%) Portfolio Management
5 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.68%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (12.68%) Time Management
6 8 (11.27%) Data Security
6 8 (11.27%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (11.27%) Information Governance
6 8 (11.27%) Internal Audit
6 8 (11.27%) Presales
6 8 (11.27%) SDLC
7 7 (9.86%) SOA
8 6 (8.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.23%) C
3 3 (4.23%) C++
3 3 (4.23%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.23%) VB
4 2 (2.82%) ABAP
4 2 (2.82%) Ruby
4 2 (2.82%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) CISA
1 8 (11.27%) CISM
1 8 (11.27%) CISSP
1 8 (11.27%) ISEB
1 8 (11.27%) PCI QSA
2 5 (7.04%) APMP
3 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.23%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.04%) ISO 9001
4 4 (5.63%) QA
4 4 (5.63%) SLA
5 3 (4.23%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Planview
3 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.41%) Rally
5 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Talentspa
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 26 days ago