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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 50 73 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 60 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.09% 1.71% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 2.02% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52 7 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1218 1039 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.97% 84.75% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 804 649 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 1 August 2014.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 46 (46.94%) Finance
2 32 (32.65%) Banking
3 28 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 27 (27.55%) Oracle
4 27 (27.55%) Degree
5 24 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (23.47%) MS Office
7 20 (20.41%) Retail
8 18 (18.37%) Retail Banking
9 17 (17.35%) ITIL
10 16 (16.33%) MS Project
10 16 (16.33%) PRINCE
11 15 (15.31%) Scrum
11 15 (15.31%) Problem Management
12 14 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
13 13 (13.27%) Project Management
13 13 (13.27%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (13.27%) Statistics
14 12 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
15 11 (11.22%) Risk Management
15 11 (11.22%) UNIX
15 11 (11.22%) QA
16 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
16 10 (10.20%) SQL
16 10 (10.20%) .NET
17 9 (9.18%) Oracle Applications
17 9 (9.18%) Systems Analysis
17 9 (9.18%) Change Management
17 9 (9.18%) Waterfall

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (23.47%) MS Office
2 16 (16.33%) MS Project
3 5 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) FTP
2 1 (1.02%) Wireless
2 1 (1.02%) VPN
2 1 (1.02%) MPLS
2 1 (1.02%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
1 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.10%) Subversion
1 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) Selenium
General
1 46 (46.94%) Finance
2 32 (32.65%) Banking
3 20 (20.41%) Retail
4 18 (18.37%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.12%) International Banking
6 5 (5.10%) French Language
7 4 (4.08%) General Ledger
7 4 (4.08%) Billing
8 2 (2.04%) Marketing
8 2 (2.04%) Legal
9 1 (1.02%) Publishing
9 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (52.04%) Analyst
2 18 (18.37%) Systems Analyst
3 14 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (6.12%) Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (3.06%) Head of Security
10 3 (3.06%) IT Audit Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Architect
10 3 (3.06%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Audit Manager
11 2 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) .NET
2 6 (6.12%) RESTful
3 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.02%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) XML
5 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Statistics
2 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) iSeries
7 2 (2.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.02%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.02%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) UNIX
2 7 (7.14%) Windows
3 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 24 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (17.35%) ITIL
4 16 (16.33%) PRINCE
5 15 (15.31%) Scrum
5 15 (15.31%) Problem Management
6 13 (13.27%) Project Management
7 11 (11.22%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.18%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (9.18%) Change Management
8 9 (9.18%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.16%) Analytics
10 7 (7.14%) Test Strategy
10 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.14%) SOA
11 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.10%) Automated Testing
12 5 (5.10%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) C#
3 5 (5.10%) Java
4 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) CBAP
3 2 (2.04%) CISA
3 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Oracle
2 5 (5.10%) Perforce
3 1 (1.02%) Saba
3 1 (1.02%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.02%) JBoss
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) HP
3 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago