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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 43 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 23 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.80% 1.05% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 1.30% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,500 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
463 460 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.40% 80.84% 64.60%
Number of salaries quoted 394 395 233
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Java
3 23 (58.97%) Scrum
4 20 (51.28%) Finance
5 18 (46.15%) Spring
6 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
7 14 (35.90%) Hibernate
7 14 (35.90%) XML
7 14 (35.90%) Open Source
8 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
9 12 (30.77%) J2EE
9 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
10 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (25.64%) Release Management
11 10 (25.64%) Web Services
11 10 (25.64%) DevOps
11 10 (25.64%) REST
12 9 (23.08%) IBM
12 9 (23.08%) TDD
12 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
13 8 (20.51%) JSF
13 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
13 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
13 8 (20.51%) JSON
13 8 (20.51%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (20.51%) OO
13 8 (20.51%) RUP
13 8 (20.51%) DSDM
13 8 (20.51%) SOAP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (15.38%) FileNet
1 6 (15.38%) LiveCycle
1 6 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Project
2 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.13%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
1 6 (15.38%) Maven
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
1 6 (15.38%) Hudson
1 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Java Developer
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Programmer
4 4 (10.26%) Java Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Java Programmer
4 4 (10.26%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Software Development Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Accountant
6 2 (5.13%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Spring
2 14 (35.90%) Hibernate
2 14 (35.90%) XML
3 12 (30.77%) J2EE
4 10 (25.64%) Web Services
4 10 (25.64%) REST
5 8 (20.51%) JSF
5 8 (20.51%) JSON
5 8 (20.51%) SOAP
5 8 (20.51%) XSLT
5 8 (20.51%) HTML
6 6 (15.38%) HTML5
6 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.13%) XSD
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Open Source
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) UNIX
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Scrum
3 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
4 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.64%) Release Management
7 10 (25.64%) DevOps
8 9 (23.08%) TDD
8 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
9 8 (20.51%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (20.51%) OO
9 8 (20.51%) RUP
9 8 (20.51%) DSDM
10 6 (15.38%) OOD
10 6 (15.38%) SOA
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 4 (10.26%) Project Management
12 4 (10.26%) ITIL
12 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) Groovy
3 6 (15.38%) Scala
3 6 (15.38%) Clojure
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) IBM
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe
2 6 (15.38%) Twitter
3 3 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Minitab
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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