The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 30 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 27 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.44% 0.83% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 1.21% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 4
Average salary £42,450 £33,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.63% +73.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
288 248 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 79.34% 68.70% 69.81%
Number of salaries quoted 238 227 196
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Devon

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Devon

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +25 20 £41,250 +25.00%
Plymouth - 3 £46,250 -
Sidmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Exmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Honiton - 1 £22,500 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Project Management
3 17 (43.59%) Business Analysis
4 14 (35.90%) Open Source
4 14 (35.90%) Java
5 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 12 (30.77%) Change Management
5 12 (30.77%) Degree
5 12 (30.77%) Line Management
5 12 (30.77%) People Management
6 10 (25.64%) Performance Management
7 9 (23.08%) Data Architecture
7 9 (23.08%) ISO 14001
7 9 (23.08%) Summit
7 9 (23.08%) C#
7 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 9 (23.08%) ISO 9001
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
8 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.95%) User Experience
9 7 (17.95%) Software Architecture
9 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
9 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
9 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
9 7 (17.95%) Product Management
9 7 (17.95%) Amazon EC2

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 7 (17.95%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
1 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Military
1 7 (17.95%) Retail
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 7 (17.95%) Programme Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Development Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Software Development Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Software Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Software Team Leader
3 6 (15.38%) Service Development Manager
3 6 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
3 6 (15.38%) IT Development Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Head of Information Security
6 3 (7.69%) Head of Security
7 2 (5.13%) Head of Business Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) Spring
3 5 (12.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Open Source
2 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.95%) NHS
3 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 7 (17.95%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.13%) Ontologies
4 2 (5.13%) Physics
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Project Management
3 17 (43.59%) Business Analysis
4 12 (30.77%) Change Management
4 12 (30.77%) Line Management
4 12 (30.77%) People Management
5 10 (25.64%) Performance Management
6 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 9 (23.08%) Data Architecture
7 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
7 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 7 (17.95%) Scrum
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.95%) Product Management
8 7 (17.95%) Software Architecture
8 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 5 (12.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Tcl
4 2 (5.13%) C
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 3 (7.69%) CISSP
2 3 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 9 (23.08%) ISO 14001
2 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com