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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 34 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 46 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.76% 2.96% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.13% 3.73% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
645 536 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.83% 79.41% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 511 456 323
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 55 (71.43%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) Project Management
3 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (31.17%) Banking
5 19 (24.68%) Six Sigma
6 18 (23.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (20.78%) Degree
9 15 (19.48%) PMI Certification
9 15 (19.48%) Java
9 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
11 12 (15.58%) Service Delivery
12 11 (14.29%) People Management
13 10 (12.99%) SDLC
13 10 (12.99%) Lean Six Sigma
13 10 (12.99%) Change Management
13 10 (12.99%) Back Office
13 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
14 9 (11.69%) PMP
14 9 (11.69%) UML
14 9 (11.69%) ITIL
14 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
14 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
14 9 (11.69%) Welsh Language
14 9 (11.69%) Use Case
14 9 (11.69%) Business Transformation
15 8 (10.39%) QA
15 8 (10.39%) XML
15 8 (10.39%) Oracle

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Project
3 6 (7.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) HTTP
2 6 (7.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Network Security
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.79%) Selenium
General
1 55 (71.43%) Finance
2 24 (31.17%) Banking
3 10 (12.99%) Back Office
3 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
4 9 (11.69%) Welsh Language
5 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Project Manager
1 13 (16.88%) Analyst
2 10 (12.99%) Developer
3 8 (10.39%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 6 (7.79%) QA Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Release Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Process Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Designer
6 5 (6.49%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Portfolio Manager
7 4 (5.19%) PMO Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) XML
2 7 (9.09%) DWR
3 6 (7.79%) REST
3 6 (7.79%) Web Services
4 5 (6.49%) SOAP
5 4 (5.19%) J2EE
5 4 (5.19%) HTML
6 3 (3.90%) Velocity
6 3 (3.90%) Mojolicious
6 3 (3.90%) jQuery
7 2 (2.60%) HTML5
7 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.60%) .NET
8 1 (1.30%) LAMP
8 1 (1.30%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.30%) Spring
8 1 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 6 (7.79%) PMI
4 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) AS400
5 1 (1.30%) iSeries
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.19%) UNIX
3 2 (2.60%) AIX
3 2 (2.60%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) OS/400
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Project Management
2 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.68%) Six Sigma
4 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.58%) Service Delivery
6 11 (14.29%) People Management
7 10 (12.99%) SDLC
7 10 (12.99%) Change Management
7 10 (12.99%) Lean Six Sigma
8 9 (11.69%) Use Case
8 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
8 9 (11.69%) ITIL
8 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.69%) UML
8 9 (11.69%) Business Transformation
9 7 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (9.09%) Process Improvement
9 7 (9.09%) Matrix Management
9 7 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) Java
2 7 (9.09%) SQL
3 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.90%) Perl
4 3 (3.90%) COBOL
4 3 (3.90%) Scala
5 2 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.30%) RPG
6 1 (1.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 16 (20.78%) Degree
3 15 (19.48%) PMI Certification
4 9 (11.69%) PMP
5 6 (7.79%) APMP
6 4 (5.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) GCIA
7 1 (1.30%) CEH
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.30%) CISSP
7 1 (1.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Unisys
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.60%) Apple
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) NetApp
6 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 11 days ago
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Welsh Water
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago