The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 49 74 45
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 59 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.93% 1.82% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 2.17% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 8 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -25.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1250 1014 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.22% 83.94% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 827 636 617
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

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 24 July 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 44 (46.32%) Finance
2 31 (32.63%) Banking
3 27 (28.42%) Business Analysis
4 24 (25.26%) Oracle
4 24 (25.26%) Degree
5 22 (23.16%) MS Office
5 22 (23.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (22.11%) Retail
7 18 (18.95%) Retail Banking
8 17 (17.89%) ITIL
9 16 (16.84%) PRINCE
9 16 (16.84%) MS Project
10 14 (14.74%) Problem Management
10 14 (14.74%) Oracle EBS R12
11 13 (13.68%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (13.68%) Statistics
12 12 (12.63%) Scrum
12 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
12 12 (12.63%) QA
13 11 (11.58%) Project Management
14 10 (10.53%) UNIX
14 10 (10.53%) SQL
15 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
15 9 (9.47%) Oracle Applications
15 9 (9.47%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (9.47%) Change Management
15 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
15 9 (9.47%) Test Strategy
16 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (8.42%) SQL Server

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.05%) SAS
2 1 (1.05%) CICS
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Office
2 16 (16.84%) MS Project
3 7 (7.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (12.63%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.05%) DB2
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Selenium
1 4 (4.21%) JIRA
2 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.16%) Subversion
General
1 44 (46.32%) Finance
2 31 (32.63%) Banking
3 21 (22.11%) Retail
4 18 (18.95%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.32%) International Banking
6 4 (4.21%) General Ledger
6 4 (4.21%) Billing
7 3 (3.16%) French Language
8 2 (2.11%) Legal
8 2 (2.11%) Marketing
9 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (52.63%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.26%) Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Head of Information Security
9 3 (3.16%) Head of Security
9 3 (3.16%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Audit Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Architect
9 3 (3.16%) IT Audit Manager
9 3 (3.16%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.11%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) .NET
2 4 (4.21%) RESTful
3 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.16%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.05%) Web Services
5 1 (1.05%) XML
5 1 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Statistics
2 6 (6.32%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) iSeries
5 2 (2.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.05%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.05%) GIS
6 1 (1.05%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) UNIX
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) Business Analysis
2 22 (23.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (17.89%) ITIL
4 16 (16.84%) PRINCE
5 14 (14.74%) Problem Management
6 12 (12.63%) Scrum
7 11 (11.58%) Project Management
8 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.47%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (9.47%) Change Management
8 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
8 9 (9.47%) Test Strategy
9 7 (7.37%) Automated Testing
10 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) Analytics
11 5 (5.26%) Test Management
11 5 (5.26%) SOA
11 5 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 5 (5.26%) Information Security
12 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) Java
2 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.16%) C#
3 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.11%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) COBOL
5 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) CBAP
3 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.11%) CISA
4 1 (1.05%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) Perforce
3 1 (1.05%) JBoss
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.05%) HP
3 1 (1.05%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.05%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.05%) Saba
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago