The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 40 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 20 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.45% 1.11% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 1.34% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 6
Median salary £47,500 £26,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.24% -36.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £28,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Continuous Improvement
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 298 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.97% 82.78% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 280 264 259
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cheltenham region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (64.71%) SDLC
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Performance Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) Test Automation
5 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) Python
5 12 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (32.35%) Java
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
6 11 (32.35%) Release Management
6 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (29.41%) QA
7 10 (29.41%) Selenium
7 10 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (29.41%) Oracle
7 10 (29.41%) Linux
7 10 (29.41%) Coaching
8 9 (26.47%) DevOps
8 9 (26.47%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Big Data
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
8 9 (26.47%) Perl
8 9 (26.47%) Validation
8 9 (26.47%) Integration Testing
8 9 (26.47%) System Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
8 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
8 9 (26.47%) V-Model

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) Big Data
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.82%) Data Mining
4 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) Ant
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
1 9 (26.47%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Test Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Software Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Test Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) CSS3
4 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
5 2 (5.88%) COM+
5 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) WSDL
5 2 (5.88%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) XML Schema
5 2 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) SDLC
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Performance Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) Test Automation
5 12 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (32.35%) Release Management
7 10 (29.41%) Coaching
7 10 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
8 9 (26.47%) DevOps
8 9 (26.47%) Integration Testing
8 9 (26.47%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (26.47%) System Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Validation
8 9 (26.47%) V-Model
8 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
9 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Python
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) Perl
4 7 (20.59%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (5.88%) VB6
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft