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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 56 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 43 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.15% 3.20% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 3.71% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 4
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,100 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £60,000 £45,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
1184 1347 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.80% 86.13% 81.28%
Number of salaries quoted 718 874 540
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 June 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 59 (72.84%) Finance
2 28 (34.57%) Project Management
3 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
4 20 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.46%) Change Management
6 17 (20.99%) Banking
7 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
8 15 (18.52%) MS Office
9 14 (17.28%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (16.05%) Quality Management
10 13 (16.05%) Degree
11 12 (14.81%) Business Transformation
11 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2
12 11 (13.58%) MS Visio
12 11 (13.58%) Programme Management
12 11 (13.58%) Change Control
13 10 (12.35%) Line Management
14 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
14 9 (11.11%) Citrix
14 9 (11.11%) PMI
14 9 (11.11%) PMI Certification
14 9 (11.11%) Windows
14 9 (11.11%) SQL
15 8 (9.88%) ITIL
16 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (8.64%) Service Management
17 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
17 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (3.70%) JBoss
1 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.47%) CICS
2 2 (2.47%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.52%) MS Office
3 14 (17.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (13.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.23%) QlikView
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Grunt
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 59 (72.84%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Project Manager
2 13 (16.05%) Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Service Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Administrator
5 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (4.94%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (3.70%) Citrix Administrator
6 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Risk Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (2.47%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (2.47%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (2.47%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.23%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (1.23%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) HTML5
1 5 (6.17%) jQuery
1 5 (6.17%) CSS
1 5 (6.17%) HTML
1 5 (6.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) Middleware
2 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.94%) XML
2 4 (4.94%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.47%) WinForms
3 2 (2.47%) XSD
3 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.47%) WPF
3 2 (2.47%) Ajax
3 2 (2.47%) CSS3
3 2 (2.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (2.47%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.23%) Sass
4 1 (1.23%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) PMI
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.47%) iSeries
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.41%) UNIX
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.70%) Android
5 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.47%) Solaris
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) Project Management
2 20 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Change Management
4 13 (16.05%) Quality Management
5 12 (14.81%) Business Transformation
5 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.58%) Programme Management
6 11 (13.58%) Change Control
7 10 (12.35%) Line Management
8 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.88%) ITIL
10 7 (8.64%) Service Management
11 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
12 5 (6.17%) Business Development
12 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
14 3 (3.70%) Coaching
14 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) C#
2 3 (3.70%) Perl
3 2 (2.47%) Assembly Language
3 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.47%) JCL
3 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.47%) Python
3 2 (2.47%) XPath
3 2 (2.47%) sed
4 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (4.94%) MetaFrame
4 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (4.94%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Telerik
4 2 (2.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
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