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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
South West / Devon
Rank 21 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 34 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 9.74% 6.23% 7.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.10% 6.96% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 14
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,259 £32,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,884 £40,000 £58,625
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
281 273 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 80.52% 89.51% 82.15%
Number of salaries quoted 258 235 258
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,564 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +6 21 £45,000 +12.50%
Paignton - 9 £35,000 -
Torquay - 1 £40,000 -
Continuous Improvement
South West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 22 (43.14%) Degree
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) Firmware
3 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
3 13 (25.49%) Electronics
3 13 (25.49%) Statistics
3 13 (25.49%) Physics
3 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.49%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 12 (23.53%) C
4 12 (23.53%) C++
5 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Retail
6 10 (19.61%) TDD
6 10 (19.61%) Logistics
6 10 (19.61%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (19.61%) Operations Research
6 10 (19.61%) Line Management
6 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (19.61%) Algorithms
6 10 (19.61%) Analytics
6 10 (19.61%) R
6 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
6 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (19.61%) JTAG
6 10 (19.61%) MATLAB
7 9 (17.65%) Project Management
7 9 (17.65%) Microsoft

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 7 (13.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
1 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.92%) GIS
General
1 13 (25.49%) Electronics
2 11 (21.57%) Retail
3 9 (17.65%) Finance
4 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.88%) Military
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Development Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) IT Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) IT Support
4 7 (13.73%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.80%) IT Support Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Development Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior IT Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.88%) DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Head of IT
7 3 (5.88%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (3.92%) CSS
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
1 2 (3.92%) XML
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Embedded Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Physics
1 13 (25.49%) Statistics
2 10 (19.61%) Algorithms
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.69%) Android
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Mac OS
3 7 (13.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
1 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
2 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Analytics
4 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (19.61%) Line Management
4 10 (19.61%) Logistics
4 10 (19.61%) Operations Research
4 10 (19.61%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (19.61%) TDD
4 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
5 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) BDD
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
6 8 (15.69%) Performance Management
6 8 (15.69%) Resource Management
6 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C#
2 12 (23.53%) C
2 12 (23.53%) C++
3 10 (19.61%) MATLAB
3 10 (19.61%) R
4 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) JTAG
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Firmware
2 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Apple
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle