The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.02% 4.50% 8.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 5.22% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 29
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% -34.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,550 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 249 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 79.80% 86.16% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 204 292
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Croydon

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 9 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (33.33%) CAD
3 7 (33.33%) Service Management
4 6 (28.57%) SLA
4 6 (28.57%) Autodesk
4 6 (28.57%) ESRI
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Management
6 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
6 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
7 3 (14.29%) Marketing
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.52%) Change Control
9 1 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.76%) SQL
9 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.76%) .NET
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
9 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) XML
9 1 (4.76%) Windows
9 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.76%) SharePoint

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) MSTest
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Service Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Relationships Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Business Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Supplier Relationship Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Vendor Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) WinForms
1 1 (4.76%) WCF
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 7 (33.33%) CAD
2 7 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Autodesk
1 6 (28.57%) ESRI
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft