The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 25 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 3 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.40% - 15.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% - 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Continuous Improvement
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 47 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.20% 92.16% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 44
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast 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 Belfast

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Belfast region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Belfast

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Replication
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Process Management
5 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
5 4 (30.77%) Firmware
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) MCITP
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (15.38%) DMZ
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) IDOL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (7.69%) FIXML
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Defensive Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) VB
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) MCITP
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Firmware
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) HP Fortify
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) CommVault
3 2 (15.38%) Kofax
3 2 (15.38%) OpenText
3 2 (15.38%) Tandberg
4 1 (7.69%) Coverity
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Qualys