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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 42 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 70 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.96% 3.10% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 3.76% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 25
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £31,150 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,700 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1220 1197 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.46% 82.44% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 818 783 635
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 64 (50.00%) Finance
2 56 (43.75%) Banking
3 29 (22.66%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (21.88%) Change Management
5 26 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (20.31%) Retail
6 23 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (16.41%) Oracle
8 20 (15.63%) UNIX
9 19 (14.84%) Windows
9 19 (14.84%) MS Office
9 19 (14.84%) Service Delivery
10 18 (14.06%) Project Management
11 16 (12.50%) Scrum
11 16 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 16 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 15 (11.72%) Degree
13 14 (10.94%) QA
14 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
14 13 (10.16%) Service Management
14 13 (10.16%) MS Project
15 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
15 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2
16 11 (8.59%) ITIL
16 11 (8.59%) Middleware
16 11 (8.59%) Assembly Language
16 11 (8.59%) Retail Banking
16 11 (8.59%) CICS
16 11 (8.59%) Mainframe
17 10 (7.81%) Line Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (8.59%) CICS
2 5 (3.91%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.91%) MTS
2 5 (3.91%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.56%) IIS
4 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (14.84%) MS Office
2 13 (10.16%) MS Project
3 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) Internet
2 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.34%) FTP
3 3 (2.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) VPN
4 1 (0.78%) MPLS
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.34%) MySQL
4 1 (0.78%) DB2
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.13%) Subversion
1 4 (3.13%) TeamCity
1 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.34%) Hudson
General
1 64 (50.00%) Finance
2 56 (43.75%) Banking
3 26 (20.31%) Retail
4 11 (8.59%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.69%) International Banking
6 4 (3.13%) French Language
7 3 (2.34%) Local Government
8 2 (1.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.94%) Technical Specialist
4 13 (10.16%) Developer
5 11 (8.59%) CICS Programmer
5 11 (8.59%) Programmer
6 9 (7.03%) Applications Specialist
7 8 (6.25%) Tester
8 7 (5.47%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.91%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Junior
11 4 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.13%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.13%) Service Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Junior Tester
11 4 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (3.13%) Transition Manager
11 4 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.59%) Middleware
2 10 (7.81%) .NET
3 4 (3.13%) HTML
3 4 (3.13%) CSS
3 4 (3.13%) RESTful
4 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.34%) Web Services
5 2 (1.56%) XML
5 2 (1.56%) Classic ASP
5 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.78%) HTML5
6 1 (0.78%) CSS3
6 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.78%) J2EE
6 1 (0.78%) JMS
6 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.47%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.69%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.91%) Online Banking
5 5 (3.91%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (3.91%) iSeries
6 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.13%) Statistics
6 4 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.13%) PMI
7 3 (2.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.56%) DataPower
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) UNIX
2 19 (14.84%) Windows
3 7 (5.47%) Linux
4 6 (4.69%) zOS
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.88%) Change Management
2 26 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (14.84%) Service Delivery
5 18 (14.06%) Project Management
6 16 (12.50%) Scrum
6 16 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 16 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.16%) Service Management
8 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.59%) ITIL
10 10 (7.81%) Line Management
11 9 (7.03%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (7.03%) PRINCE
11 9 (7.03%) Supplier Management
12 8 (6.25%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.25%) Cyber Security
13 7 (5.47%) Problem Management
13 7 (5.47%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.59%) Assembly Language
2 9 (7.03%) SQL
3 8 (6.25%) C#
3 8 (6.25%) Java
4 6 (4.69%) JCL
5 3 (2.34%) COBOL
5 3 (2.34%) PHP
6 2 (1.56%) VB
6 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) CISSP
2 9 (7.03%) CISA
3 6 (4.69%) CBAP
4 4 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (1.56%) XenApp
2 2 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (16.41%) Oracle
2 7 (5.47%) IBM
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.13%) Perforce
5 2 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.78%) Twitter
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