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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 61 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 26 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.05% 2.78% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.15% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 18
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £49,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
780 890 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.55% 88.38% 82.24%
Number of salaries quoted 686 792 718
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -3 21 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Bedford 0 1 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 23 (43.40%) Project Management
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (33.96%) Scrum
4 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
4 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
4 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
4 16 (30.19%) BDD
5 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (24.53%) SDLC
7 12 (22.64%) Software Delivery
7 12 (22.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
7 12 (22.64%) Agile Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Functional Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
7 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
8 11 (20.75%) JIRA
9 10 (18.87%) Time Management
9 10 (18.87%) Line Management
10 9 (16.98%) Web Development
11 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
11 8 (15.09%) .NET
11 8 (15.09%) ITIL
11 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
12 7 (13.21%) Windows
13 6 (11.32%) Ruby

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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) JIRA
2 6 (11.32%) HP UFT
2 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
2 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Tester
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Automation Tester
4 8 (15.09%) Architect
5 7 (13.21%) Lead Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Architect
6 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum Master
7 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Platform Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (11.32%) RESTful
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Project Management
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (33.96%) Scrum
4 16 (30.19%) BDD
4 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
5 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (24.53%) SDLC
7 12 (22.64%) Agile Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Functional Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
7 12 (22.64%) Software Delivery
7 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
7 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
7 12 (22.64%) Virtual Environments
8 10 (18.87%) Line Management
8 10 (18.87%) Time Management
9 9 (16.98%) Web Development
10 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) C#
1 6 (11.32%) Ruby
2 3 (5.66%) C
3 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) AWS Certification
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
1 2 (3.77%) MCP
1 2 (3.77%) MCSA
1 2 (3.77%) MCSE
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) CITP
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) COSO
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) HP
3 3 (5.66%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
4 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
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