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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 32 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 15 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.88% 1.14% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 1.46% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 2
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £24,320 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,250 £48,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
215 206 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 84.31% 78.33% 82.86%
Number of salaries quoted 194 184 181
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Derby

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 17 (53.13%) QA
3 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
4 14 (43.75%) Manufacturing
5 10 (31.25%) Aerospace
5 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
6 9 (28.13%) ISEB
7 8 (25.00%) Firmware
7 8 (25.00%) Electronics
7 8 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 8 (25.00%) Marketing
7 8 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
7 8 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (25.00%) Atmel
7 8 (25.00%) EMC
8 6 (18.75%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) HND
9 5 (15.63%) UNIX
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.63%) VBScript
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.63%) TDD
9 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
9 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 4 (12.50%) NUnit
1 4 (12.50%) TestComplete
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 10 (31.25%) Aerospace
3 8 (25.00%) Electronics
3 8 (25.00%) Marketing
4 5 (15.63%) Finance
5 4 (12.50%) Billing
6 2 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 8 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Tester
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Platform Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Report Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) VHDL
5 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Validation
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
1 5 (15.63%) VBScript
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) C
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Delphi
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ISTQB
2 9 (28.13%) ISEB
3 6 (18.75%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) HND
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Atmel
1 8 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) IBM