The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 53 72 26
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -46
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 58 26 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.88% 2.06% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 2.43% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 64
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £47,710
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -27.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £57,604
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.84%
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Edinburgh

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 50 (45.87%) Finance
2 38 (34.86%) Banking
3 34 (31.19%) Oracle
4 30 (27.52%) Business Analysis
5 28 (25.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (23.85%) Degree
7 25 (22.94%) MS Office
8 24 (22.02%) Retail
9 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (20.18%) Retail Banking
9 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (17.43%) UNIX
11 18 (16.51%) MS Project
11 18 (16.51%) PRINCE
12 17 (15.60%) Problem Management
13 16 (14.68%) ITIL
13 16 (14.68%) Change Management
14 15 (13.76%) Scrum
14 15 (13.76%) Project Management
15 13 (11.93%) Oracle EBS R12
16 12 (11.01%) Statistics
16 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS
16 12 (11.01%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (11.01%) SQL
17 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
17 11 (10.09%) Risk Management
17 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
17 11 (10.09%) QA
18 10 (9.17%) .NET
18 10 (9.17%) Windows

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (2.75%) CICS
1 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) MTS
3 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (22.94%) MS Office
2 18 (16.51%) MS Project
3 9 (8.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (11.01%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (8.26%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) FTP
1 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.92%) MPLS
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) Wireless
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.83%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) DB2
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.59%) Subversion
1 5 (4.59%) TeamCity
1 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) Hudson
General
1 50 (45.87%) Finance
2 38 (34.86%) Banking
3 24 (22.02%) Retail
4 22 (20.18%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.50%) International Banking
6 5 (4.59%) French Language
7 4 (3.67%) Billing
7 4 (3.67%) General Ledger
8 3 (2.75%) Marketing
8 3 (2.75%) Legal
9 2 (1.83%) Local Government
10 1 (0.92%) Publishing
10 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (45.87%) Analyst
2 18 (16.51%) Systems Analyst
3 17 (15.60%) Business Analyst
4 13 (11.93%) Technical Specialist
5 12 (11.01%) Applications Support
6 9 (8.26%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.67%) Programmer
9 4 (3.67%) Oracle Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) CICS Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) CICS Programmer
10 3 (2.75%) Risk Manager
10 3 (2.75%) IT Audit Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (2.75%) Head of Security
10 3 (2.75%) Audit Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) RESTful
3 4 (3.67%) Middleware
4 2 (1.83%) Web Services
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.83%) CSS
4 2 (1.83%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.92%) SOAP
5 1 (0.92%) J2EE
5 1 (0.92%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.92%) XML
5 1 (0.92%) JMS
5 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) Statistics
3 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.50%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.59%) iSeries
6 3 (2.75%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) User Experience
6 3 (2.75%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.83%) Social Media
8 1 (0.92%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.92%) GIS
8 1 (0.92%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) UNIX
2 10 (9.17%) Windows
3 5 (4.59%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) zOS
4 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) Business Analysis
2 28 (25.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.51%) PRINCE
5 17 (15.60%) Problem Management
6 16 (14.68%) ITIL
6 16 (14.68%) Change Management
7 15 (13.76%) Scrum
7 15 (13.76%) Project Management
8 11 (10.09%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.09%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (8.26%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (7.34%) Analytics
10 8 (7.34%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.42%) SOA
12 6 (5.50%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (4.59%) Information Security
13 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
14 4 (3.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 9 (8.26%) C#
2 9 (8.26%) Java
3 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.75%) Assembly Language
4 3 (2.75%) JCL
4 3 (2.75%) COBOL
5 2 (1.83%) PHP
5 2 (1.83%) C++
6 1 (0.92%) Perl
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) CBAP
3 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.83%) CISA
4 1 (0.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Oracle
2 5 (4.59%) Perforce
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.92%) HP
4 1 (0.92%) JBoss
4 1 (0.92%) Saba
4 1 (0.92%) GoldenSource
Edinburgh
Hudson - London
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The City of Edinburgh Council
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Standard Life
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hudson - London
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago