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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 58 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 40 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.80% 1.55% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.93% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
900 935 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.55% 80.40% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 790 791 749
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +15 14 £45,000 -
Bedford +7 10 £34,000 -2.85%
Dunstable - 2 £31,500 - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £36,000 - 1
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (40.51%) Service Delivery
2 27 (34.18%) ITIL
3 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (18.99%) Finance
5 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (17.72%) Capacity Management
6 13 (16.46%) Process Management
7 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
7 12 (15.19%) Project Management
8 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.92%) Degree
9 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
10 9 (11.39%) SAP
11 8 (10.13%) .NET
11 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
11 8 (10.13%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (10.13%) Scrum
11 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.86%) Coaching
12 7 (8.86%) SDLC
12 7 (8.86%) Web Development
12 7 (8.86%) QA
12 7 (8.86%) Business Transformation
12 7 (8.86%) Kanban
12 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (8.86%) TDD
12 7 (8.86%) Incident Management
12 7 (8.86%) Statistics

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (3.80%) Node.js
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP SD
1 5 (6.33%) SAP FI
1 5 (6.33%) SAP MM
1 5 (6.33%) SAP PS
1 5 (6.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (6.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.53%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (2.53%) SAP FI-AR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) SAP BW
3 5 (6.33%) SAP BI
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.27%) MS Access
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.27%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) Subversion
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (12.66%) Analyst
1 10 (12.66%) Service Manager
1 10 (12.66%) Capacity Manager
2 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
2 6 (7.59%) Developer
3 5 (6.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
4 4 (5.06%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 4 (5.06%) QA Engineer
4 4 (5.06%) Capacity Planning Manager
4 4 (5.06%) Consultant
4 4 (5.06%) Service Analyst
4 4 (5.06%) Administrator
4 4 (5.06%) Quality Engineer
4 4 (5.06%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (5.06%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (5.06%) Planning Manager
5 3 (3.80%) Service Improvement Manager
5 3 (3.80%) Head of Service Management
5 3 (3.80%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.59%) CSS
3 6 (7.59%) HTML
4 5 (6.33%) jQuery
5 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.80%) Backbone.js
6 3 (3.80%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (3.80%) Kendo UI
7 2 (2.53%) HTML5
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (2.53%) SAP PI
7 2 (2.53%) Web Services
7 2 (2.53%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (2.53%) SAP XI
7 2 (2.53%) WinForms
7 2 (2.53%) Ajax
7 2 (2.53%) SAP ALE
7 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.86%) Statistics
4 4 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.27%) SCADA
6 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Service Delivery
2 27 (34.18%) ITIL
3 14 (17.72%) Capacity Management
4 13 (16.46%) Process Management
5 12 (15.19%) Project Management
5 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.13%) Scrum
7 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.86%) Coaching
8 7 (8.86%) SDLC
8 7 (8.86%) TDD
8 7 (8.86%) Business Transformation
8 7 (8.86%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.86%) Web Development
8 7 (8.86%) Kanban
9 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) C#
1 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
1 6 (7.59%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.53%) ABAP
2 2 (2.53%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.27%) CIPD
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) SAP
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) EMC
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Veritas
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago