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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 86 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 30 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 2.33% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.95% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 26
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
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
1456 1221 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.07% 78.93% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1071 1318
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,675 £29,000
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 15 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 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 39 (49.37%) Degree
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Computer Science
4 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 18 (22.78%) C#
5 18 (22.78%) Project Management
5 18 (22.78%) Wireless
5 18 (22.78%) Scrum
6 17 (21.52%) Electronics
6 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
6 17 (21.52%) Java
7 16 (20.25%) C++
7 16 (20.25%) Software Engineering
8 14 (17.72%) Finance
8 14 (17.72%) ITIL
8 14 (17.72%) TDD
9 12 (15.19%) .NET
9 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.66%) MS Office
10 10 (12.66%) Line Management
11 9 (11.39%) Change Management
12 8 (10.13%) Quality Management
12 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
12 8 (10.13%) User Experience
12 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
12 8 (10.13%) QA
12 8 (10.13%) Kanban
13 7 (8.86%) Selenium
13 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
13 7 (8.86%) HTML

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 (3.80%) Apache
1 3 (3.80%) ColdFusion
1 3 (3.80%) Drupal
1 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.66%) MS Office
3 4 (5.06%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.53%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) Wireless
2 6 (7.59%) Internet
3 5 (6.33%) DNS
4 4 (5.06%) Firewall
4 4 (5.06%) VPN
5 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.53%) HTTP
5 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.53%) Modbus
6 1 (1.27%) WCDMA
6 1 (1.27%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (3.80%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.27%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.86%) Selenium
3 5 (6.33%) JIRA
3 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.80%) Maven
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) NUnit
6 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.27%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.27%) Hudson
6 1 (1.27%) MSTest
6 1 (1.27%) NSubstitute
General
1 17 (21.52%) Electronics
2 14 (17.72%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Publishing
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Developer
2 8 (10.13%) Author
2 8 (10.13%) Technical Author
3 7 (8.86%) Tester
4 6 (7.59%) Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Business Process Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Process Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.06%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (5.06%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.06%) Lead Tester
7 3 (3.80%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) HTML
3 6 (7.59%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 3 (3.80%) CSS
5 3 (3.80%) Classic ASP
5 3 (3.80%) XSLT
5 3 (3.80%) Swing
5 3 (3.80%) XHTML
5 3 (3.80%) Dojo
5 3 (3.80%) jQuery
5 3 (3.80%) CSS3
5 3 (3.80%) HTML5
6 2 (2.53%) COM+
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.27%) J2EE
7 1 (1.27%) Spring
7 1 (1.27%) Ajax
7 1 (1.27%) Java EE
7 1 (1.27%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.13%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.06%) IPTV
4 4 (5.06%) Firmware
5 3 (3.80%) GIS
5 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.80%) Statistics
6 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.27%) PMI
7 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.27%) VHDL
7 1 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.27%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) Scrum
2 18 (22.78%) Project Management
3 16 (20.25%) Software Engineering
4 14 (17.72%) ITIL
4 14 (17.72%) TDD
5 10 (12.66%) Line Management
6 9 (11.39%) Change Management
7 8 (10.13%) Quality Management
7 8 (10.13%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.13%) Kanban
8 7 (8.86%) OO
9 6 (7.59%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.59%) BDD
9 6 (7.59%) Resource Management
9 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.59%) Coaching
10 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) SQL
2 18 (22.78%) C#
3 17 (21.52%) Java
4 16 (20.25%) C++
5 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.33%) C
7 4 (5.06%) Python
7 4 (5.06%) Ruby
8 3 (3.80%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.80%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (49.37%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.80%) HNC
4 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.27%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Epiphany
2 4 (5.06%) Cadence
2 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.06%) Red Gate
2 4 (5.06%) HubSpot
3 3 (3.80%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) Riverbed
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.27%) Veeam
5 1 (1.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Splunk
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