The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 53 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 22 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.06% 4.51% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 5.38% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 14
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £35,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,600 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
606 706 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.40% 83.75% 77.29%
Number of salaries quoted 535 585 456
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
3 9 (19.15%) HTTP
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) C++
3 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.02%) Unix
4 8 (17.02%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) Java
4 8 (17.02%) Linux
4 8 (17.02%) C
4 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.02%) Online Security
4 8 (17.02%) Erlang
4 8 (17.02%) Functional Programming
5 7 (14.89%) DevOps
5 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.89%) Microservices
5 7 (14.89%) IaaS
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (14.89%) Welsh Language
5 7 (14.89%) Security Operations
5 7 (14.89%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (14.89%) Perl
5 7 (14.89%) SQL Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Project
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.89%) IaaS
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) HTTP
2 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.13%) JMeter
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Welsh Language
3 5 (10.64%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.26%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Law
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.26%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) jQuery
1 1 (2.13%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (2.13%) REST
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) WCF
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) CCTV
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
1 8 (17.02%) Unix
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Project Management
2 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.02%) Functional Programming
3 8 (17.02%) Online Security
3 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.89%) DevOps
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Microservices
4 7 (14.89%) Security Operations
5 6 (12.77%) Change Management
5 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.77%) Process Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
7 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
7 4 (8.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) C++
2 8 (17.02%) C
2 8 (17.02%) Erlang
2 8 (17.02%) Java
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Haskell
6 1 (2.13%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) MCTS
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (4.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) F5
3 1 (2.13%) Sitecore