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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 47 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 22 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.50% 0.88% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 1.10% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
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
465 456 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.93% 79.86% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 408 388 213
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) Scrum
3 24 (58.54%) Java
4 20 (48.78%) Spring
5 18 (43.90%) Unit Testing
5 18 (43.90%) XML
5 18 (43.90%) Open Source
6 16 (39.02%) NoSQL
6 16 (39.02%) Mentoring
6 16 (39.02%) Finance
7 15 (36.59%) J2EE
7 15 (36.59%) Hibernate
8 14 (34.15%) TDD
8 14 (34.15%) Pair Programming
8 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
9 13 (31.71%) Web Services
9 13 (31.71%) RUP
9 13 (31.71%) DSDM
9 13 (31.71%) Release Management
9 13 (31.71%) DevOps
10 12 (29.27%) XSLT
10 12 (29.27%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (29.27%) OO
11 11 (26.83%) SOA
11 11 (26.83%) IBM
11 11 (26.83%) Groovy
11 11 (26.83%) JIRA
11 11 (26.83%) Subversion
11 11 (26.83%) Maven

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (26.83%) Confluence
2 10 (24.39%) FileNet
2 10 (24.39%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) NoSQL
2 11 (26.83%) MongoDB
2 11 (26.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Subversion
1 11 (26.83%) Maven
1 11 (26.83%) JIRA
1 11 (26.83%) Hudson
1 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
1 21 (51.22%) Java Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Programmer
3 8 (19.51%) Java Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Java Programmer
3 8 (19.51%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Accountant
5 3 (7.32%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.32%) Software Development Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) Spring
2 18 (43.90%) XML
3 15 (36.59%) J2EE
3 15 (36.59%) Hibernate
4 13 (31.71%) Web Services
5 12 (29.27%) XSLT
6 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (24.39%) SOAP
7 10 (24.39%) JSF
8 8 (19.51%) JSON
8 8 (19.51%) REST
8 8 (19.51%) HTML
9 6 (14.63%) HTML5
10 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.88%) XSD
12 1 (2.44%) LAMP
12 1 (2.44%) Spring Integration
12 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (2.44%) GWT
12 1 (2.44%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) Scrum
3 18 (43.90%) Unit Testing
4 16 (39.02%) Mentoring
5 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (34.15%) TDD
5 14 (34.15%) Pair Programming
5 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
6 13 (31.71%) RUP
6 13 (31.71%) DSDM
6 13 (31.71%) Release Management
6 13 (31.71%) DevOps
7 12 (29.27%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (29.27%) OO
8 11 (26.83%) SOA
9 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.20%) OOD
10 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) Project Management
11 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) Groovy
2 11 (26.83%) Scala
2 11 (26.83%) Clojure
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.44%) RHCE
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) IBM
1 11 (26.83%) Twitter
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Adobe
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Minitab
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) HP
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