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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 67 51 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 39 61 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.63% 4.09% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 4.77% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 53 7
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 £29,400 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £50,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1320 1279 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 89.01% 85.67% 86.01%
Number of salaries quoted 845 842 663
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 55 (68.75%) Finance
2 27 (33.75%) Project Management
3 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
4 18 (22.50%) Change Management
4 18 (22.50%) Banking
5 17 (21.25%) MS Excel
6 16 (20.00%) MS Office
6 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (16.25%) Quality Management
8 13 (16.25%) Programme Management
9 11 (13.75%) MS Visio
9 11 (13.75%) Change Control
10 10 (12.50%) Business Transformation
10 10 (12.50%) Line Management
10 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.50%) Service Management
11 9 (11.25%) ITIL
12 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 8 (10.00%) Windows
12 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (8.75%) Problem Management
13 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.75%) Citrix
13 7 (8.75%) PMI
13 7 (8.75%) PMI Certification
13 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
14 5 (6.25%) Degree
14 5 (6.25%) SLA

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (3.75%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) JBoss
2 2 (2.50%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) CICS
2 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.00%) MS Office
3 14 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (13.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.50%) DNS
2 2 (2.50%) SSH
2 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.25%) QlikView
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.25%) JMeter
2 1 (1.25%) LSMW
2 1 (1.25%) Maven
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) Selenium
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) Grunt
2 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 55 (68.75%) Finance
2 18 (22.50%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Project Manager
2 11 (13.75%) Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
5 6 (7.50%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Citrix Administrator
7 3 (3.75%) Risk Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) PMO Lead
9 1 (1.25%) QlikView Developer
9 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (5.00%) HTML
2 4 (5.00%) CSS
2 4 (5.00%) HTML5
2 4 (5.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (3.75%) SOAP
3 3 (3.75%) Web Services
3 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.75%) Middleware
3 3 (3.75%) jQuery
4 2 (2.50%) WinForms
4 2 (2.50%) J2EE
4 2 (2.50%) XML
4 2 (2.50%) XSD
4 2 (2.50%) JMS
4 2 (2.50%) WPF
4 2 (2.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (1.25%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.25%) Sass
5 1 (1.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) PMI
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.50%) DTV
3 2 (2.50%) Replication
3 2 (2.50%) iSeries
3 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.25%) PKI
4 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.25%) FMCG
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.00%) Android
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.75%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Project Management
2 18 (22.50%) Change Management
3 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.25%) Programme Management
4 13 (16.25%) Quality Management
5 11 (13.75%) Change Control
6 10 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 10 (12.50%) Line Management
6 10 (12.50%) Service Management
6 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.25%) ITIL
8 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.75%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.00%) SDLC
10 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.50%) Perl
3 2 (2.50%) Assembly Language
3 2 (2.50%) JCL
3 2 (2.50%) Korn
3 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.50%) Bourne shell
3 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) ABAP
4 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (8.75%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (2.50%) HND
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (1.25%) CISSP
5 1 (1.25%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.25%) CISM
5 1 (1.25%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) MetaFrame
2 4 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (2.50%) Samba
3 2 (2.50%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Citrix
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Informatica
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