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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 59 69 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 43 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.70% 2.00% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 2.45% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 21
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
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
940 777 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.96% 81.79% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 764 715 713
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +20 29 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Bedford -10 7 £35,000 -61.11% 1
Shefford - 3 - -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) ITIL
3 17 (26.15%) Scrum
4 16 (24.62%) .NET
5 15 (23.08%) C#
5 15 (23.08%) Project Management
5 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 14 (21.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (20.00%) Change Management
7 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (20.00%) Finance
7 13 (20.00%) QA
8 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
8 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
8 12 (18.46%) Unified Communications
9 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
9 11 (16.92%) Time Management
9 11 (16.92%) Marketing
10 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
10 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 9 (13.85%) Network Management
11 9 (13.85%) User Experience
11 9 (13.85%) HTML
11 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (13.85%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (13.85%) Performance Management
12 8 (12.31%) Atlassian
12 8 (12.31%) JIRA
12 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (12.31%) Confluence
2 5 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
3 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Unified Communications
2 6 (9.23%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) ATM
4 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.31%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Marketing
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (13.85%) Analyst
1 9 (13.85%) Release Engineer
1 9 (13.85%) Incident Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Build and Release Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Business Systems Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (6.15%) Programmer
6 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Network Support
6 3 (4.62%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 9 (13.85%) HTML
3 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.23%) CSS
3 6 (9.23%) Web Services
4 4 (6.15%) NHibernate
4 4 (6.15%) WCF
4 4 (6.15%) jQuery
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (6.15%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) User Experience
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Blog
3 2 (3.08%) CMDB
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Social Media
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Firmware
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.54%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.54%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) ITIL
3 17 (26.15%) Scrum
4 15 (23.08%) Project Management
4 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 13 (20.00%) Change Management
6 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
7 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
7 11 (16.92%) Time Management
8 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 9 (13.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (13.85%) Network Management
9 9 (13.85%) Performance Management
10 8 (12.31%) Test Strategy
11 7 (10.77%) B2B
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.69%) Content Management
13 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) C#
2 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) MCITP
2 3 (4.62%) CCNA
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
2 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) VMFS
4 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Atlassian
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) VMware
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) EMC
5 3 (4.62%) NetApp
6 2 (3.08%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) Siebel
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago