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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 65 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 29 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.44% 2.03% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.60% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.97%
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
962 809 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.91% 78.24% 73.67%
Number of salaries quoted 807 737 653
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 +10 18 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Bedford -9 7 £35,000 -57.57% 1
Shefford - 3 - -
Continuous Improvement
East of England

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (33.33%) .NET
2 18 (28.57%) ITIL
3 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
4 16 (25.40%) C#
4 16 (25.40%) Scrum
5 15 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (20.63%) Project Management
7 12 (19.05%) Degree
8 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
8 10 (15.87%) Change Management
9 9 (14.29%) Windows
9 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.29%) QA
10 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
10 8 (12.70%) Finance
10 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.70%) Marketing
10 8 (12.70%) Time Management
11 7 (11.11%) Incident Management
11 7 (11.11%) Build Automation
12 6 (9.52%) Oracle
12 6 (9.52%) SAN
12 6 (9.52%) CMS
12 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
12 6 (9.52%) Network Management
12 6 (9.52%) Unified Communications
12 6 (9.52%) MSBuild
13 5 (7.94%) HTML

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (9.52%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) SAN
1 6 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.52%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
1 8 (12.70%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Release Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Build and Release Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Incident Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Business Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Systems Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Business Systems Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support
8 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Configuration Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Graduate
9 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) Middleware
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.17%) CSS
3 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.59%) WCF
4 1 (1.59%) jQuery
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (1.59%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.76%) CMDB
1 3 (4.76%) Blog
2 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.17%) Physics
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.59%) EMC Centera
3 1 (1.59%) SCADA
3 1 (1.59%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
3 16 (25.40%) Scrum
4 13 (20.63%) Project Management
5 10 (15.87%) Change Management
6 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.70%) Time Management
7 7 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 6 (9.52%) Network Management
8 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.35%) ITIL V2
10 4 (6.35%) B2B
10 4 (6.35%) Content Management
10 4 (6.35%) Business Development
11 3 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) C#
2 15 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) PMP
3 3 (4.76%) CCNA
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MCITP
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) GxP
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware ESX
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.17%) VMFS
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.17%) vCloud
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Siebel
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) NetApp
5 3 (4.76%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.17%) HP
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 28 days ago