The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 86 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 32 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.78% 2.94% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.72% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 31
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £73,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +3.44%
Continuous Improvement
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1486 1236 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.79% 79.13% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1058 1359
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 37 (51.39%) Degree
2 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
4 17 (23.61%) Scrum
4 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 16 (22.22%) TDD
5 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.83%) Wireless
6 15 (20.83%) Project Management
6 15 (20.83%) C#
6 15 (20.83%) Java
7 14 (19.44%) Electronics
8 13 (18.06%) Finance
8 13 (18.06%) C++
9 12 (16.67%) .NET
10 11 (15.28%) Line Management
11 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
11 10 (13.89%) MS Office
11 10 (13.89%) ITIL
11 10 (13.89%) Quality Management
11 10 (13.89%) Programme Management
12 9 (12.50%) Kanban
13 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (11.11%) Resource Management
13 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
13 8 (11.11%) User Experience
13 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.11%) OO
14 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (4.17%) Apache
1 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.78%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) Wireless
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
3 4 (5.56%) Firewall
3 4 (5.56%) VPN
3 4 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.78%) HTTP
4 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.78%) Modbus
5 1 (1.39%) WCDMA
5 1 (1.39%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.39%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.39%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) Selenium
4 6 (8.33%) JIRA
4 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.56%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) NUnit
8 1 (1.39%) JUnit
8 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.39%) Hudson
8 1 (1.39%) MSTest
8 1 (1.39%) NSubstitute
General
1 14 (19.44%) Electronics
2 13 (18.06%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (11.11%) Author
2 8 (11.11%) Technical Author
3 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.94%) Analyst
3 5 (6.94%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 4 (5.56%) Lead Tester
4 4 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.56%) Tester
4 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 4 (5.56%) Process Analyst
5 3 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.17%) C++ Developer
5 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) XML
4 4 (5.56%) Web Services
5 3 (4.17%) Swing
5 3 (4.17%) Dojo
5 3 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (2.78%) CSS3
6 2 (2.78%) HTML5
6 2 (2.78%) XSLT
6 2 (2.78%) XHTML
6 2 (2.78%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.78%) COM+
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) J2EE
7 1 (1.39%) Spring
7 1 (1.39%) Ajax
7 1 (1.39%) Java EE
7 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.56%) IPTV
4 3 (4.17%) GIS
4 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.78%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.39%) VHDL
6 1 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Scrum
3 16 (22.22%) TDD
3 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 15 (20.83%) Project Management
5 11 (15.28%) Line Management
6 10 (13.89%) Programme Management
6 10 (13.89%) Quality Management
6 10 (13.89%) ITIL
7 9 (12.50%) Kanban
8 8 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (11.11%) OO
9 7 (9.72%) Change Management
9 7 (9.72%) Coaching
10 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.33%) BDD
10 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) C#
2 15 (20.83%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) C++
4 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.56%) Python
5 4 (5.56%) Ruby
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (51.39%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.17%) HNC
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) HND
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Firmware
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Epiphany
2 5 (6.94%) Cadence
2 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.94%) Red Gate
2 5 (6.94%) HubSpot
3 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.39%) Veeam
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) SAP
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