The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 26 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.51% 1.88% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 2.48% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
Continuous Improvement
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 121 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.10% 75.63% 70.42%
Number of salaries quoted 85 108 120
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Colchester

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) Coaching
3 7 (35.00%) User Stories
3 7 (35.00%) Process Improvement
3 7 (35.00%) Line Management
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Retail
3 7 (35.00%) WPF
3 7 (35.00%) Use Case
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (30.00%) WinForms
4 6 (30.00%) Practice Management
5 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) DevExpress
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) HTML

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Business Manager
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) WPF
3 6 (30.00%) WinForms
3 6 (30.00%) WCF
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
5 1 (5.00%) WSE
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Coaching
2 7 (35.00%) Process Improvement
2 7 (35.00%) Line Management
2 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) Use Case
2 7 (35.00%) User Stories
3 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Practice Management
3 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam