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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 54 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 48 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.56% 2.84% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.41% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +20.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £31,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1141 1143 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.58% 83.31% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 744 748 622
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 28 January 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 60 (51.72%) Finance
2 49 (42.24%) Banking
3 23 (19.83%) Change Management
4 22 (18.97%) Retail
4 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 20 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (13.79%) Service Management
8 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
9 14 (12.07%) Risk Management
9 14 (12.07%) Project Management
9 14 (12.07%) QA
10 13 (11.21%) Degree
10 13 (11.21%) Windows
11 12 (10.34%) UNIX
11 12 (10.34%) SQL
11 12 (10.34%) Oracle
11 12 (10.34%) Middleware
12 11 (9.48%) Mainframe
12 11 (9.48%) .NET
12 11 (9.48%) MS Office
12 11 (9.48%) CICS
12 11 (9.48%) Assembly Language
12 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
13 10 (8.62%) Supplier Management
13 10 (8.62%) Line Management
13 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.62%) MS Project
13 10 (8.62%) ITIL

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (9.48%) CICS
2 5 (4.31%) MTS
2 5 (4.31%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) IIS
4 2 (1.72%) JBoss
4 2 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Office
2 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Internet
2 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.86%) HTTP
4 1 (0.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.86%) DB2
4 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.59%) Hudson
3 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (51.72%) Finance
2 49 (42.24%) Banking
3 22 (18.97%) Retail
4 7 (6.03%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.59%) Local Government
6 2 (1.72%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) Analyst
2 13 (11.21%) Developer
3 12 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 11 (9.48%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.48%) Programmer
4 11 (9.48%) CICS Programmer
5 9 (7.76%) Applications Specialist
6 8 (6.90%) Tester
7 5 (4.31%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.31%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (4.31%) Transition Manager
8 4 (3.45%) Junior Tester
8 4 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) Middleware
2 11 (9.48%) .NET
3 6 (5.17%) HTML
3 6 (5.17%) CSS
4 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.45%) XML
6 3 (2.59%) HTML5
6 3 (2.59%) CSS3
6 3 (2.59%) Web Services
7 2 (1.72%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.72%) Ajax
7 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.72%) jQuery
7 2 (1.72%) RESTful
8 1 (0.86%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.86%) JMS
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.86%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.86%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.48%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.17%) Cryptography
3 6 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.31%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (4.31%) User Experience
4 5 (4.31%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.31%) PMI
5 4 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.59%) iSeries
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.59%) Statistics
7 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) DataPower
8 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) UNIX
3 7 (6.03%) zOS
4 6 (5.17%) Linux
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.72%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) Change Management
2 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 16 (13.79%) Service Management
5 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.07%) Project Management
6 14 (12.07%) Risk Management
7 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.62%) Supplier Management
8 10 (8.62%) ITSM
8 10 (8.62%) ITIL
8 10 (8.62%) Line Management
9 9 (7.76%) Scrum
10 8 (6.90%) Cyber Security
11 7 (6.03%) Release Management
11 7 (6.03%) Test Management
11 7 (6.03%) Business Development
11 7 (6.03%) PRINCE
12 6 (5.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.34%) SQL
2 11 (9.48%) Assembly Language
3 9 (7.76%) C#
4 6 (5.17%) Java
4 6 (5.17%) JCL
5 3 (2.59%) PHP
5 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.72%) VB
6 2 (1.72%) COBOL
6 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.72%) XPath
6 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.86%) sed
7 1 (0.86%) Ruby
7 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) CISSP
2 8 (6.90%) CISA
3 6 (5.17%) ISEB
4 5 (4.31%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (1.72%) XenApp
2 2 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.03%) IBM
4 2 (1.72%) Citrix
4 2 (1.72%) Perforce
4 2 (1.72%) Telerik
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.86%) Twitter
5 1 (0.86%) Informatica
5 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
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