The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 113 140 181
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +41
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2635 2221 1712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.78% 2.28% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.67% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2018 1558 1261
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,775 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
Continuous Improvement
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in England

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the England region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in England

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in England

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 951 £55,000 - 131
South East +31 672 £47,500 -5.00% 81
West Midlands +22 205 £42,500 -5.55% 26
South West +41 181 £42,500 +0.47% 41
East of England +16 176 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Yorkshire +15 173 £40,000 -11.11% 22
North West +46 154 £45,000 +12.50% 33
East Midlands -1 111 £43,596 -0.91% 12
North East -11 11 £47,500 -2.56% 5
Midlands +7 6 £70,000 +75.00%
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 1691 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1402 (27.01%) Finance
3 1060 (20.42%) Degree
4 1003 (19.33%) SQL
5 847 (16.32%) ITIL
6 838 (16.15%) Project Management
7 828 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
8 764 (14.72%) Microsoft
9 723 (13.93%) Java
10 658 (12.68%) Scrum
11 596 (11.48%) Windows
12 590 (11.37%) MS Excel
13 585 (11.27%) SQL Server
14 572 (11.02%) JavaScript
15 539 (10.39%) Oracle
16 523 (10.08%) HTML
17 494 (9.52%) QA
18 473 (9.11%) Change Management
19 469 (9.04%) .NET
20 456 (8.79%) Service Delivery
20 456 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
21 452 (8.71%) TDD
22 444 (8.55%) C#
23 439 (8.46%) Linux
24 438 (8.44%) Service Management
25 434 (8.36%) PRINCE2
26 431 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
27 429 (8.27%) Retail
28 423 (8.15%) Software Engineering
29 397 (7.65%) SDLC

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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
1 153 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 125 (2.41%) Apache
3 108 (2.08%) IIS
4 102 (1.97%) Node.js
5 92 (1.77%) CMS
6 88 (1.70%) SAS
7 83 (1.60%) MS Exchange
8 75 (1.45%) Tomcat
9 64 (1.23%) WebLogic
10 53 (1.02%) Confluence
11 50 (0.96%) WebSphere
12 38 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
13 35 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 31 (0.60%) Documentum
15 29 (0.56%) JBoss
16 22 (0.42%) MS Project Server
17 20 (0.39%) Apache Spark
18 16 (0.31%) Apache Pig
19 15 (0.29%) Drupal
19 15 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 590 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 316 (6.09%) MS Office
3 146 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 104 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 74 (1.43%) MS Project
6 43 (0.83%) Photoshop
7 33 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 21 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
9 20 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.17%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.096%) HipChat
12 4 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.077%) Mingle
13 3 (0.058%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.058%) SOLIDWORKS
14 2 (0.039%) CATIA
14 2 (0.039%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.019%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 1 (0.019%) PTC Creo
15 1 (0.019%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 63 (1.21%) SAP CO
1 63 (1.21%) SAP FI
1 63 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 43 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.69%) SAP HCM
4 29 (0.56%) SAP PS
4 29 (0.56%) SAP SCM
5 28 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 27 (0.52%) HFM
7 25 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
7 25 (0.48%) SAP HR
8 23 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
9 22 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 19 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
10 19 (0.37%) SAP SD
11 15 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
11 15 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
12 12 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
12 12 (0.23%) Primavera
12 12 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 96 (1.85%) SaaS
2 72 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (0.71%) IaaS
5 29 (0.56%) Office 365
6 27 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 27 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
7 24 (0.46%) GitHub
8 20 (0.39%) PaaS
9 13 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.25%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (0.12%) Yammer
12 5 (0.096%) Trello
13 4 (0.077%) Force.com
13 4 (0.077%) IBM SmartCloud
13 4 (0.077%) iPaaS
13 4 (0.077%) Silverpop
14 3 (0.058%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 163 (3.14%) Firewall
2 138 (2.66%) Internet
3 114 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 104 (2.00%) DNS
5 103 (1.98%) VPN
6 84 (1.62%) WAN
7 74 (1.43%) LAN
8 73 (1.41%) SAN
9 58 (1.12%) HTTP
10 51 (0.98%) VoIP
11 49 (0.94%) Wireless
12 44 (0.85%) Intranet
13 43 (0.83%) Network Security
13 43 (0.83%) SSL
14 41 (0.79%) MPLS
15 38 (0.73%) FTP
16 36 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
17 35 (0.67%) DHCP
18 34 (0.66%) BGP
19 31 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 585 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 242 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
3 193 (3.72%) Big Data
4 176 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 159 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 153 (2.95%) Oracle Database
7 148 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 148 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 147 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 138 (2.66%) NoSQL
10 132 (2.54%) MongoDB
11 128 (2.47%) MySQL
12 90 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 85 (1.64%) Hadoop
14 64 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 64 (1.23%) RDBMS
15 62 (1.19%) DB2
16 59 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
17 54 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 53 (1.02%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 194 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 188 (3.62%) JIRA
3 165 (3.18%) Maven
4 158 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 142 (2.74%) JUnit
6 139 (2.68%) Selenium
7 134 (2.58%) Jenkins
8 128 (2.47%) Subversion
9 67 (1.29%) Visual Studio
10 55 (1.06%) Cucumber
10 55 (1.06%) Eclipse
11 54 (1.04%) Grunt
12 47 (0.91%) Mercurial
12 47 (0.91%) TeamCity
13 46 (0.89%) HP UFT
14 45 (0.87%) Jasmine
15 38 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 37 (0.71%) Ant
17 32 (0.62%) Gradle
18 31 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 1402 (27.01%) Finance
2 429 (8.27%) Retail
3 290 (5.59%) Banking
4 263 (5.07%) Legal
5 199 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 191 (3.68%) Marketing
7 169 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 108 (2.08%) Games
9 105 (2.02%) Law
10 64 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 60 (1.16%) Back Office
12 52 (1.00%) Billing
13 51 (0.98%) Local Government
14 46 (0.89%) Investment Banking
14 46 (0.89%) Publishing
15 39 (0.75%) Advertising
16 36 (0.69%) Electronics
17 35 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
18 30 (0.58%) Front Office
19 26 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 899 (17.32%) Analyst
2 845 (16.28%) Developer
3 333 (6.42%) Project Manager
4 252 (4.86%) Service Manager
5 247 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 242 (4.66%) IT Manager
7 241 (4.64%) Business Analyst
8 204 (3.93%) Architect
9 170 (3.28%) Software Engineer
10 167 (3.22%) Team Leader
11 166 (3.20%) Senior Developer
12 147 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
13 142 (2.74%) C# Developer
14 127 (2.45%) .NET Developer
15 122 (2.35%) Consultant
16 114 (2.20%) Applications Support
16 114 (2.20%) Senior Manager
17 111 (2.14%) C# .NET Developer
17 111 (2.14%) Software Developer
18 104 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (10.08%) HTML
2 469 (9.04%) .NET
3 376 (7.24%) CSS
4 364 (7.01%) XML
5 317 (6.11%) Web Services
6 289 (5.57%) Spring
7 245 (4.72%) HTML5
8 225 (4.34%) jQuery
9 216 (4.16%) ASP.NET
10 204 (3.93%) REST
11 171 (3.29%) AngularJS
12 146 (2.81%) SOAP
13 124 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 115 (2.22%) J2EE
15 113 (2.18%) RESTful
16 108 (2.08%) CSS3
17 102 (1.97%) Java EE
18 99 (1.91%) JSON
19 95 (1.83%) Hibernate
20 82 (1.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 828 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 366 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 350 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 249 (4.80%) User Experience
5 119 (2.29%) Data Centre
6 118 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 109 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 89 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 84 (1.62%) Visualisation
10 58 (1.12%) Data Integration
11 57 (1.10%) Statistics
12 52 (1.00%) Mainframe
13 49 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 49 (0.94%) Online Games
14 44 (0.85%) Data Structures
15 43 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 43 (0.83%) N-Tier
16 42 (0.81%) Clustering
16 42 (0.81%) Social Media
17 38 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 596 (11.48%) Windows
2 439 (8.46%) Linux
3 231 (4.45%) Unix
4 198 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 126 (2.43%) Android
6 124 (2.39%) Apple iOS
7 75 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 50 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 47 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (0.66%) Solaris
12 34 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 27 (0.52%) Windows XP
14 20 (0.39%) CentOS
15 19 (0.37%) Debian
16 17 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.29%) AIX
18 10 (0.19%) CatOS
18 10 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1691 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 847 (16.32%) ITIL
3 838 (16.15%) Project Management
4 658 (12.68%) Scrum
5 473 (9.11%) Change Management
6 456 (8.79%) Service Delivery
6 456 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 452 (8.71%) TDD
8 438 (8.44%) Service Management
9 434 (8.36%) PRINCE2
10 431 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
11 423 (8.15%) Software Engineering
12 397 (7.65%) SDLC
13 387 (7.46%) Coaching
14 354 (6.82%) Mentoring
15 331 (6.38%) E-Commerce
16 318 (6.13%) Line Management
17 299 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
18 285 (5.49%) Analytics
19 254 (4.89%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1003 (19.33%) SQL
2 723 (13.93%) Java
3 572 (11.02%) JavaScript
4 444 (8.55%) C#
5 201 (3.87%) Python
6 191 (3.68%) T-SQL
7 138 (2.66%) PHP
8 133 (2.56%) C++
9 129 (2.49%) C
10 108 (2.08%) Perl
11 96 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 80 (1.54%) Bash Shell
13 72 (1.39%) Ruby
13 72 (1.39%) Shell Script
14 58 (1.12%) PowerShell
15 57 (1.10%) VB.NET
16 56 (1.08%) Groovy
17 54 (1.04%) VBA
18 51 (0.98%) Scala
19 36 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1060 (20.42%) Degree
2 155 (2.99%) ISEB
3 139 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 138 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 109 (2.10%) ISTQB
6 106 (2.04%) CISSP
7 100 (1.93%) PMI Certification
8 94 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 78 (1.50%) CISM
10 76 (1.46%) PMP
11 75 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
12 73 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 71 (1.37%) CISA
14 65 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 43 (0.83%) CCNP
16 42 (0.81%) CCNA
17 39 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 38 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 34 (0.66%) CRISC
19 34 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 494 (9.52%) QA
2 276 (5.32%) SLA
3 127 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 91 (1.75%) Data Quality
5 59 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 44 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 41 (0.79%) COBIT
8 39 (0.75%) P3O
9 29 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 21 (0.40%) PMBOK
11 14 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 13 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
13 12 (0.23%) ISO 14001
13 12 (0.23%) SSAE 16
14 11 (0.21%) ISO27002
15 8 (0.15%) ISO19770
16 7 (0.13%) ISO 9000
16 7 (0.13%) ISO22301
16 7 (0.13%) NEBOSH
16 7 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 204 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 174 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (0.81%) Docker
4 28 (0.54%) XenApp
5 21 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (0.39%) vSphere
7 19 (0.37%) Firmware
7 19 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 17 (0.33%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.25%) HDFS
10 12 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.19%) vCloud
13 9 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.17%) NFS
13 9 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 8 (0.15%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.13%) Dovecot
16 5 (0.096%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.077%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 76 (1.46%) Puppet
2 72 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
3 39 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (0.71%) Nagios
5 31 (0.60%) SCCM
6 28 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 22 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 21 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 19 (0.37%) Data Guard
10 17 (0.33%) SCOM
11 13 (0.25%) Nessus
12 12 (0.23%) Ansible
13 11 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
13 11 (0.21%) Rundeck
14 10 (0.19%) Mesos
14 10 (0.19%) WSUS
15 9 (0.17%) FortiGate
15 9 (0.17%) Salt
16 8 (0.15%) Grafana
16 8 (0.15%) Opsview
Vendors
1 764 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 539 (10.39%) Oracle
3 369 (7.11%) SAP
4 221 (4.26%) VMware
5 153 (2.95%) Cisco
6 145 (2.79%) HP
7 124 (2.39%) IBM
8 96 (1.85%) Citrix
9 92 (1.77%) Google
10 82 (1.58%) Red Hat
11 80 (1.54%) Sun
12 68 (1.31%) Adobe
13 60 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
14 47 (0.91%) Tableau
15 38 (0.73%) F5
16 36 (0.69%) Juniper
16 36 (0.69%) NetApp
17 34 (0.66%) Cognos
18 30 (0.58%) CheckPoint
19 29 (0.56%) JD Edwards
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £ DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Langley James
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to £55k+Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago