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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 30 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.36% 1.96% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 2.63% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,861 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.97%
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
115 114 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 77.18% 74.51% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 105 101 122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £58,500
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 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 22 August 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%) E-Commerce
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
1 9 (45.00%) Use Case
1 9 (45.00%) Process Improvement
1 9 (45.00%) User Stories
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Practice Management
3 7 (35.00%) WPF
4 6 (30.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) WinForms
5 5 (25.00%) DevExpress
5 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2008
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Business Manager
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) WPF
3 6 (30.00%) WCF
3 6 (30.00%) WinForms
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
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 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (45.00%) Use Case
1 9 (45.00%) Process Improvement
1 9 (45.00%) User Stories
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Practice Management
4 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVVM
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
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
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) DevExpress
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