The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 47 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 19 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.18% 1.88% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 2.51% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 2
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +30.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
481 439 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.43% 75.04% 65.36%
Number of salaries quoted 400 398 264
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Continuous Improvement
South Wales

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 18 (60.00%) Scrum
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) Spring
4 11 (36.67%) Maven
4 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
4 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (30.00%) Pair Programming
6 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (30.00%) Subversion
6 9 (30.00%) JIRA
6 9 (30.00%) Release Management
6 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (30.00%) Groovy
6 9 (30.00%) Scala
6 9 (30.00%) Open Source
6 9 (30.00%) Clojure
6 9 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (30.00%) Hudson
6 9 (30.00%) Confluence
6 9 (30.00%) Twitter
6 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (30.00%) XML
6 9 (30.00%) SOA
6 9 (30.00%) RUP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (30.00%) Confluence
2 5 (16.67%) FileNet
2 5 (16.67%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Maven
2 9 (30.00%) Subversion
2 9 (30.00%) JIRA
2 9 (30.00%) Hudson
2 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Bugzilla
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
1 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Programmer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Java Programmer
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Accountant
4 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (6.67%) Network Operations Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Spring
2 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (30.00%) XML
3 9 (30.00%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (16.67%) XSLT
6 5 (16.67%) JSF
6 5 (16.67%) REST
7 4 (13.33%) JSON
7 4 (13.33%) GWT
7 4 (13.33%) Spring Integration
7 4 (13.33%) HTML5
7 4 (13.33%) Apache Camel
7 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) JPA
8 2 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Scrum
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (30.00%) Release Management
4 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) SOA
4 9 (30.00%) RUP
4 9 (30.00%) DSDM
5 7 (23.33%) UML
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 7 (23.33%) Refactoring
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 5 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
8 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) Groovy
2 9 (30.00%) Scala
2 9 (30.00%) Clojure
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (6.67%) CCNA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Certification
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
2 1 (3.33%) ACCA
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Twitter
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Adobe
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
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