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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 35 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 16 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.26% 1.46% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 2.01% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Continuous Improvement
Derbyshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 149 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 82.89% 72.68% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 197 135 248
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £72,500
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 Derby

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Derby

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Derby region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Derby

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 16 (61.54%) QA
2 16 (61.54%) Manufacturing
3 10 (38.46%) Validation
3 10 (38.46%) Electronics
3 10 (38.46%) Firmware
3 10 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 10 (38.46%) EMC
3 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 10 (38.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
3 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 10 (38.46%) Atmel
4 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
4 6 (23.08%) ISEB
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) HND
4 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 5 (19.23%) Selenium
5 5 (19.23%) NUnit
5 5 (19.23%) TestComplete
5 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
5 5 (19.23%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
5 5 (19.23%) C#
6 4 (15.38%) VHDL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) NUnit
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
1 5 (19.23%) TestComplete
1 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
1 5 (19.23%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (61.54%) Manufacturing
2 10 (38.46%) Electronics
2 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
2 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Design Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Report Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Firmware
1 10 (38.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (15.38%) VHDL
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Validation
1 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 6 (23.08%) Chartered Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) HND
2 6 (23.08%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) EMC
1 10 (38.46%) Atmel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft