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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 52 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.31% 1.34% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 1.78% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £42,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
462 449 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.08% 75.46% 68.78%
Number of salaries quoted 419 376 220
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (67.50%) Scrum
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 21 (52.50%) Spring
5 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 20 (50.00%) XML
5 20 (50.00%) Open Source
6 18 (45.00%) NoSQL
6 18 (45.00%) J2EE
7 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
7 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (42.50%) TDD
8 16 (40.00%) Pair Programming
8 16 (40.00%) Release Management
8 16 (40.00%) Finance
8 16 (40.00%) Web Services
8 16 (40.00%) RUP
8 16 (40.00%) DSDM
8 16 (40.00%) DevOps
9 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
10 14 (35.00%) Maven
10 14 (35.00%) Subversion
10 14 (35.00%) Groovy
10 14 (35.00%) JIRA
10 14 (35.00%) SOA
10 14 (35.00%) Clojure
10 14 (35.00%) MongoDB
10 14 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (35.00%) Twitter
10 14 (35.00%) Jenkins

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (35.00%) Confluence
2 11 (27.50%) FileNet
2 11 (27.50%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Subversion
1 14 (35.00%) Maven
1 14 (35.00%) JIRA
1 14 (35.00%) Hudson
1 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Bugzilla
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Advertising
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
1 20 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Programmer
3 9 (22.50%) Java Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Java Programmer
3 9 (22.50%) Developer Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Accountant
5 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Process Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) Spring
2 20 (50.00%) XML
3 18 (45.00%) J2EE
4 16 (40.00%) Web Services
5 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 14 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (32.50%) XSLT
8 11 (27.50%) SOAP
8 11 (27.50%) JSF
9 9 (22.50%) JSON
9 9 (22.50%) HTML
9 9 (22.50%) REST
10 7 (17.50%) HTML5
11 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.50%) Spring Integration
12 3 (7.50%) Apache Camel
12 3 (7.50%) GWT
12 3 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (5.00%) XSD
14 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Scrum
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (42.50%) TDD
4 17 (42.50%) Configuration Management
5 16 (40.00%) RUP
5 16 (40.00%) DSDM
5 16 (40.00%) Pair Programming
5 16 (40.00%) Release Management
5 16 (40.00%) DevOps
6 14 (35.00%) SOA
7 13 (32.50%) OOA/OOD
7 13 (32.50%) OO
7 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) MVC
10 4 (10.00%) OOD
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) Groovy
2 14 (35.00%) Scala
2 14 (35.00%) Clojure
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.50%) RHCE
3 1 (2.50%) ACCA
3 1 (2.50%) CIMA
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Twitter
2 12 (30.00%) IBM
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Adobe
4 4 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Minitab
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) HP
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