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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 49 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.86% 2.31% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.60% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 20
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £49,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
598 731 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.92% 88.93% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 523 672 660
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 12 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Bedford +12 2 £25,000 -50.00% 3
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 16 (42.11%) Project Management
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 12 (31.58%) BDD
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
5 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.68%) SDLC
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (21.05%) Software Delivery
7 8 (21.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Line Management
7 8 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Change Management
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL
8 7 (18.42%) Matrix Management
9 6 (15.79%) JIRA
9 6 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (15.79%) RESTful
9 6 (15.79%) C#
9 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
10 5 (13.16%) Web Development

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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Tester
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
3 5 (13.16%) IT Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum Master
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Change Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Digital Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Platform Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Change Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Junior
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Change Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (42.11%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) BDD
3 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
4 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 9 (23.68%) SDLC
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (21.05%) Functional Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Line Management
6 8 (21.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Software Delivery
6 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
6 8 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (18.42%) Change Management
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCP
1 3 (7.89%) MCSA
1 3 (7.89%) MCSE
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.63%) CCIP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CCSP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) COSO
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedford
aap3
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago