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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 60 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 41 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.03% 1.71% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 2.04% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 12
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +22.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £31,640 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,200
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.46%
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
1140 1177 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.32% 83.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 695 768 610
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 27 February 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (53.64%) Finance
2 44 (40.00%) Banking
3 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 20 (18.18%) Change Management
4 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.36%) Retail
4 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (15.45%) Project Management
6 16 (14.55%) Service Management
6 16 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 15 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.82%) Middleware
8 13 (11.82%) SQL
9 12 (10.91%) Windows
9 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
9 12 (10.91%) Risk Management
9 12 (10.91%) Degree
9 12 (10.91%) Line Management
10 11 (10.00%) QA
10 11 (10.00%) Mainframe
10 11 (10.00%) CICS
10 11 (10.00%) Assembly Language
10 11 (10.00%) ITIL
11 10 (9.09%) .NET
11 10 (9.09%) ITSM
11 10 (9.09%) Supplier Management
12 9 (8.18%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.18%) Business Transformation
12 9 (8.18%) HTML
12 9 (8.18%) MS Office

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (10.00%) CICS
2 5 (4.55%) MTS
2 5 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Office
2 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.36%) MS Project
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
2 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.73%) Intranet
4 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.73%) Hudson
3 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.91%) Grunt
3 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 59 (53.64%) Finance
2 44 (40.00%) Banking
3 18 (16.36%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Local Government
4 3 (2.73%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Analyst
2 15 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 13 (11.82%) Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Programmer
4 11 (10.00%) CICS Programmer
5 8 (7.27%) Tester
6 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Transition Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Junior Tester
8 4 (3.64%) Junior
8 4 (3.64%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) Middleware
2 10 (9.09%) .NET
3 9 (8.18%) HTML
3 9 (8.18%) CSS
4 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.45%) XML
5 6 (5.45%) HTML5
6 5 (4.55%) jQuery
7 3 (2.73%) CSS3
8 2 (1.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (1.82%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.82%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.82%) XSD
8 2 (1.82%) Web Services
8 2 (1.82%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.82%) WPF
8 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.82%) WinForms
8 2 (1.82%) Ajax
9 1 (0.91%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.45%) Cryptography
3 6 (5.45%) PMI
4 5 (4.55%) User Experience
4 5 (4.55%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.73%) Statistics
7 2 (1.82%) DataPower
7 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.91%) iSeries
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Windows
2 7 (6.36%) zOS
2 7 (6.36%) UNIX
3 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.55%) Linux
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.82%) Solaris
5 2 (1.82%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 20 (18.18%) Change Management
2 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (15.45%) Project Management
4 16 (14.55%) Service Management
4 16 (14.55%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.91%) Risk Management
6 12 (10.91%) Line Management
7 11 (10.00%) ITIL
8 10 (9.09%) ITSM
8 10 (9.09%) Supplier Management
9 9 (8.18%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.18%) Business Transformation
10 8 (7.27%) Cyber Security
11 7 (6.36%) Release Management
11 7 (6.36%) Test Management
12 6 (5.45%) Migration
13 5 (4.55%) Scrum
13 5 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.82%) SQL
2 11 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 6 (5.45%) JCL
3 6 (5.45%) C#
4 3 (2.73%) Java
4 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.73%) PHP
4 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.82%) XPath
5 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.82%) sed
5 2 (1.82%) VB
5 2 (1.82%) Python
5 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (0.91%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
2 8 (7.27%) CISSP
2 8 (7.27%) CISA
3 6 (5.45%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.45%) ISEB
4 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.91%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.82%) XenApp
3 2 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.82%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.91%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.36%) IBM
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (2.73%) Citrix
5 2 (1.82%) Informatica
5 2 (1.82%) Telerik
6 1 (0.91%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.91%) Twitter
6 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
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