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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continual Improvement
Rank 93 134 159
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +25
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2715 2436 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.96% 2.37% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.72% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2043 1736 1525
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,214 £32,500 £30,851
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
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
80636 89671 92054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.85% 87.13% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 68192 74166 74883
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 902 £57,500 +4.54% 93
South East +52 595 £47,500 -5.00% 80
West Midlands +62 287 £47,500 +5.55% 32
North West -4 207 £45,000 - 43
East of England +41 189 £50,000 +5.26% 15
East Midlands +19 183 £45,000 +5.88% 18
South West +34 161 £45,000 -2.96% 18
Yorkshire -25 150 £50,000 +11.11% 26
North East +26 41 £65,000 +80.55% 10
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 1954 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1588 (27.97%) Finance
3 1080 (19.02%) Degree
4 1019 (17.95%) Project Management
5 1010 (17.79%) ITIL
6 962 (16.94%) Microsoft
7 927 (16.33%) SQL
8 895 (15.76%) Java
9 801 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
10 768 (13.53%) Scrum
11 668 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 667 (11.75%) Oracle
13 635 (11.18%) Windows
14 621 (10.94%) Service Delivery
15 616 (10.85%) JavaScript
16 602 (10.60%) MS Excel
17 590 (10.39%) QA
18 576 (10.14%) Linux
19 553 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
20 551 (9.70%) PRINCE2
21 540 (9.51%) Retail
22 531 (9.35%) .NET
23 507 (8.93%) C#
24 469 (8.26%) SDLC
25 467 (8.22%) TDD
26 452 (7.96%) Mentoring
27 447 (7.87%) Change Management
28 432 (7.61%) VMware
28 432 (7.61%) Line Management
29 431 (7.59%) Service Management

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 148 (2.61%) Apache
2 138 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 133 (2.34%) IIS
4 117 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 93 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 76 (1.34%) CMS
7 74 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
8 56 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 54 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 51 (0.90%) Confluence
11 37 (0.65%) Skype for Business
12 36 (0.63%) SAS
13 34 (0.60%) WebLogic
14 32 (0.56%) nginx
15 29 (0.51%) Drupal
15 29 (0.51%) JBoss
16 27 (0.48%) WordPress
17 25 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
18 21 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
19 20 (0.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 602 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 325 (5.72%) MS Office
3 164 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 129 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 79 (1.39%) MS Project
6 24 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.19%) SPSS
8 9 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.11%) Mathematica
10 5 (0.088%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.070%) Weka
12 3 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.053%) HipChat
12 3 (0.053%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.035%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.018%) Simulink
14 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.018%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 71 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 43 (0.76%) SAP FI
2 43 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 42 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 36 (0.63%) SAP HR
5 35 (0.62%) SAP PP
6 31 (0.55%) SAP HCM
7 26 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
8 23 (0.41%) assyst
8 23 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 22 (0.39%) Magento
9 22 (0.39%) SAP PM
10 21 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
11 17 (0.30%) SAP CRM
12 16 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
13 15 (0.26%) VisionPLUS
14 14 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
15 13 (0.23%) Eloqua
15 13 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 234 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 189 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (1.87%) SaaS
4 95 (1.67%) Office 365
5 89 (1.57%) PaaS
6 86 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
7 85 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 84 (1.48%) IaaS
9 24 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
10 17 (0.30%) GitHub
11 12 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (0.21%) Google Apps
11 12 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
13 10 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.14%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.14%) Google Analytics
16 7 (0.12%) Google App Engine
17 5 (0.088%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 269 (4.74%) Firewall
2 200 (3.52%) DNS
3 138 (2.43%) Internet
4 125 (2.20%) WAN
5 124 (2.18%) TCP/IP
6 122 (2.15%) SAN
7 113 (1.99%) LAN
8 106 (1.87%) SSL
9 104 (1.83%) VPN
10 76 (1.34%) Wireless
11 71 (1.25%) HTTP
11 71 (1.25%) VoIP
12 65 (1.14%) MPLS
12 65 (1.14%) Network Security
13 45 (0.79%) DHCP
14 43 (0.76%) BGP
15 38 (0.67%) OSPF
16 34 (0.60%) VLAN
17 29 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
18 23 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 668 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 307 (5.41%) MySQL
3 224 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 164 (2.89%) MongoDB
5 160 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 137 (2.41%) Big Data
6 137 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 133 (2.34%) Oracle Database
8 129 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 124 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 104 (1.83%) DB2
11 91 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 84 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
13 83 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 64 (1.13%) RDBMS
15 63 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
16 44 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
17 41 (0.72%) Redis
18 35 (0.62%) Hadoop
18 35 (0.62%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 263 (4.63%) Jenkins
2 251 (4.42%) Git (software)
3 210 (3.70%) Selenium
4 181 (3.19%) JIRA
5 154 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 118 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 107 (1.88%) Maven
8 101 (1.78%) JUnit
9 76 (1.34%) Subversion
9 76 (1.34%) Visual Studio
10 74 (1.30%) Gradle
11 59 (1.04%) Ant
12 56 (0.99%) HP UFT
12 56 (0.99%) WebDriver
13 52 (0.92%) LSMW
14 41 (0.72%) TeamCity
15 35 (0.62%) JMeter
15 35 (0.62%) NUnit
16 34 (0.60%) SoapUI
17 33 (0.58%) Mercurial
General
1 1588 (27.97%) Finance
2 540 (9.51%) Retail
3 282 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 250 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 239 (4.21%) Legal
6 233 (4.10%) Banking
7 212 (3.73%) Publishing
8 210 (3.70%) Marketing
9 116 (2.04%) Games
10 98 (1.73%) Law
11 66 (1.16%) Back Office
12 59 (1.04%) Local Government
13 53 (0.93%) Billing
14 40 (0.70%) Electronics
15 35 (0.62%) Advertising
16 34 (0.60%) General Ledger
17 31 (0.55%) Automotive
18 29 (0.51%) Financial Institution
19 25 (0.44%) French Language
19 25 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1071 (18.86%) Developer
2 808 (14.23%) Analyst
3 388 (6.83%) Project Manager
4 276 (4.86%) Java Developer
5 262 (4.61%) Architect
6 255 (4.49%) IT Manager
7 242 (4.26%) Consultant
8 240 (4.23%) Business Analyst
9 204 (3.59%) Service Manager
10 199 (3.50%) Senior Developer
11 176 (3.10%) C# Developer
12 166 (2.92%) .NET Developer
13 165 (2.91%) Software Developer
14 146 (2.57%) Senior Manager
15 142 (2.50%) Team Leader
16 140 (2.47%) Scrum Master
17 139 (2.45%) SAP Consultant
18 137 (2.41%) Delivery Manager
19 136 (2.40%) Software Engineer
20 129 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (9.35%) .NET
2 431 (7.59%) HTML
3 321 (5.65%) CSS
4 290 (5.11%) Web Services
5 274 (4.83%) Spring
6 273 (4.81%) ASP.NET
7 263 (4.63%) XML
8 249 (4.39%) AngularJS
9 225 (3.96%) jQuery
10 217 (3.82%) REST
11 157 (2.77%) HTML5
12 151 (2.66%) RESTful
13 124 (2.18%) SOAP
14 123 (2.17%) Middleware
15 108 (1.90%) Node.js
16 105 (1.85%) Java EE
17 101 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 85 (1.50%) Hibernate
18 85 (1.50%) J2EE
19 83 (1.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 801 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 411 (7.24%) Computer Science
3 367 (6.46%) Management Information System
4 331 (5.83%) Data Centre
5 215 (3.79%) User Experience
6 144 (2.54%) Virtual Team
7 121 (2.13%) CMDB
8 113 (1.99%) Mathematics
9 106 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 76 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 71 (1.25%) Driving Licence
12 68 (1.20%) Data Integration
13 63 (1.11%) Statistics
13 63 (1.11%) Visualisation
14 52 (0.92%) Data Structures
15 48 (0.85%) Algorithms
16 46 (0.81%) Fintech
17 45 (0.79%) Clustering
18 43 (0.76%) Blackberry
19 40 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 635 (11.18%) Windows
2 576 (10.14%) Linux
3 268 (4.72%) Unix
4 204 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 130 (2.29%) Android
6 99 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 90 (1.59%) CentOS
8 86 (1.51%) Windows 7
8 86 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 78 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 65 (1.14%) AIX
11 59 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 56 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 51 (0.90%) SUSE
14 38 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
15 37 (0.65%) Windows XP
16 32 (0.56%) Windows 8
17 29 (0.51%) Solaris
18 26 (0.46%) Windows 10
19 25 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1954 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1019 (17.95%) Project Management
3 1010 (17.79%) ITIL
4 768 (13.53%) Scrum
5 621 (10.94%) Service Delivery
6 553 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 551 (9.70%) PRINCE2
8 469 (8.26%) SDLC
9 467 (8.22%) TDD
10 452 (7.96%) Mentoring
11 447 (7.87%) Change Management
12 432 (7.61%) Line Management
13 431 (7.59%) Service Management
14 383 (6.75%) DevOps
14 383 (6.75%) Software Engineering
15 378 (6.66%) Coaching
16 370 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
17 320 (5.64%) CRM
18 304 (5.35%) Business Analysis
19 300 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 927 (16.33%) SQL
2 895 (15.76%) Java
3 616 (10.85%) JavaScript
4 507 (8.93%) C#
5 331 (5.83%) Python
6 207 (3.65%) C++
7 182 (3.21%) Perl
8 166 (2.92%) PHP
9 160 (2.82%) Ruby
10 113 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 107 (1.88%) C
12 105 (1.85%) Bash Shell
13 102 (1.80%) T-SQL
14 86 (1.51%) ABAP
15 77 (1.36%) Groovy
16 69 (1.22%) PL/SQL
17 60 (1.06%) Scala
18 55 (0.97%) VB.NET
19 53 (0.93%) Shell Script
20 48 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1080 (19.02%) Degree
2 212 (3.73%) ISEB
3 142 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 137 (2.41%) PMP
5 136 (2.40%) CISSP
6 131 (2.31%) PMI Certification
7 126 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 125 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
9 122 (2.15%) Security Cleared
10 91 (1.60%) CISA
11 89 (1.57%) CISM
11 89 (1.57%) ISTQB
12 75 (1.32%) CCNA
13 73 (1.29%) SC Cleared
14 72 (1.27%) CCNP
15 62 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 54 (0.95%) MCSE
17 49 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 48 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 43 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 590 (10.39%) QA
2 310 (5.46%) SLA
3 172 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 107 (1.88%) PCI DSS
5 73 (1.29%) COBIT
6 72 (1.27%) Data Quality
7 48 (0.85%) ISO 9001
8 44 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (0.28%) ISO27002
10 15 (0.26%) ISO 14001
11 14 (0.25%) ISO 9000
12 13 (0.23%) Solvency II
12 13 (0.23%) Val IT
13 12 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
14 11 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
14 11 (0.19%) GAAP
15 9 (0.16%) SSAE 16
16 8 (0.14%) GxP
16 8 (0.14%) HL7
16 8 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 284 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 280 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
4 83 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 83 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 81 (1.43%) vSphere
6 80 (1.41%) Docker
7 59 (1.04%) NFS
8 49 (0.86%) XenApp
9 34 (0.60%) Firmware
10 26 (0.46%) XenDesktop
11 16 (0.28%) VMware ESX
12 14 (0.25%) ISA Server
12 14 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.23%) XenServer
14 12 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
15 9 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 198 (3.49%) Puppet
2 100 (1.76%) SCCM
3 89 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (1.44%) Ansible
4 82 (1.44%) Nagios
5 62 (1.09%) SCVMM
6 50 (0.88%) SCOM
7 39 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
7 39 (0.69%) Tivoli
8 24 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 22 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
10 21 (0.37%) HAProxy
11 16 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 15 (0.26%) vMotion
12 15 (0.26%) WSUS
13 14 (0.25%) Unicenter
14 13 (0.23%) Control-M
14 13 (0.23%) Data Guard
14 13 (0.23%) Mesos
14 13 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 962 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 667 (11.75%) Oracle
3 432 (7.61%) VMware
4 378 (6.66%) SAP
5 325 (5.72%) Cisco
6 237 (4.17%) HP
7 213 (3.75%) Citrix
8 195 (3.43%) IBM
9 111 (1.95%) Juniper
10 107 (1.88%) CheckPoint
11 105 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 85 (1.50%) EMC
13 84 (1.48%) NetApp
14 70 (1.23%) BMC
14 70 (1.23%) Google
15 67 (1.18%) Sophos
16 58 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
17 56 (0.99%) Apple
18 52 (0.92%) Adobe
19 47 (0.83%) Informatica
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £75K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £51,000 to £54,000 per annum Car Allowance, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £24,000 to £25,000 per annum £23000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Amazon
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, childcare vouchers
Posted: 4 days ago