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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 45 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 35 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.16% 2.31% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 3.07% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
684 489 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.24% 75.35% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 573 442 379
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (61.97%) Finance
2 29 (40.85%) Project Management
3 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (28.17%) Banking
6 19 (26.76%) PMI Certification
7 18 (25.35%) Degree
8 17 (23.94%) Six Sigma
9 16 (22.54%) Java
10 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
10 15 (21.13%) People Management
10 15 (21.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
12 13 (18.31%) Risk Management
12 13 (18.31%) Use Case
12 13 (18.31%) UML
12 13 (18.31%) PMP
13 12 (16.90%) Back Office
14 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
14 10 (14.08%) SDLC
15 9 (12.68%) Welsh Language
16 8 (11.27%) Release Management
16 8 (11.27%) Data Security
16 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
16 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
16 8 (11.27%) Software Delivery
16 8 (11.27%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (9.86%) Business Transformation
17 7 (9.86%) HTTP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Project
3 6 (8.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) HTTP
2 6 (8.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Network Security
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Selenium
1 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
General
1 44 (61.97%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Banking
3 14 (19.72%) Telecoms
4 12 (16.90%) Back Office
5 9 (12.68%) Welsh Language
6 3 (4.23%) Marketing
7 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) Retail
8 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.41%) Legal
8 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Project Manager
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Release Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Service Manager
5 7 (9.86%) QA Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) AWS Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Configuration Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (7.04%) Applications Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Designer
8 4 (5.63%) PMO Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Portfolio Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) XML
1 7 (9.86%) DWR
2 6 (8.45%) Web Services
3 4 (5.63%) REST
3 4 (5.63%) SOAP
4 2 (2.82%) .NET
4 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.82%) Velocity
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) J2EE
5 1 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.41%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.45%) PMI
4 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) AIX
4 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Project Management
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) Six Sigma
4 15 (21.13%) People Management
5 13 (18.31%) Use Case
5 13 (18.31%) UML
5 13 (18.31%) Risk Management
6 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
6 10 (14.08%) SDLC
7 8 (11.27%) Software Delivery
7 8 (11.27%) Release Management
7 8 (11.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) Data Security
7 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.86%) Benchmarking
8 7 (9.86%) Business Transformation
8 7 (9.86%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.04%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) Java
2 6 (8.45%) SQL
3 2 (2.82%) VB
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) COBOL
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) Scala
4 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) PMI Certification
2 18 (25.35%) Degree
3 15 (21.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 13 (18.31%) PMP
5 6 (8.45%) APMP
6 2 (2.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Unisys
4 3 (4.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) NetApp
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.41%) ESRI
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