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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 136 144 168
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2282 2011 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.14% 1.97% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.41% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1486 1380
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,540 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
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
87932 83502 86187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.31% 81.69% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72889 68584 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 -8 841 £57,500 +4.54% 93
South East +33 516 £50,000 +11.11% 79
East of England +8 205 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Yorkshire +10 204 £45,000 +7.14% 23
South West 0 154 £42,300 -6.00% 22
North West +18 119 £43,500 +1.16% 22
East Midlands +36 116 £45,000 -15.17% 13
West Midlands -21 114 £42,500 - 23
Midlands +11 9 £58,000 -
North East -39 7 £52,500 +12.29% 1
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 1323 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1304 (28.54%) Finance
3 882 (19.30%) Project Management
4 831 (18.19%) Degree
5 818 (17.90%) ITIL
6 728 (15.93%) Microsoft
7 624 (13.66%) SQL
8 570 (12.48%) C#
9 561 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
10 554 (12.13%) MS Excel
11 546 (11.95%) Scrum
12 528 (11.56%) QA
13 527 (11.53%) Java
13 527 (11.53%) SQL Server
14 517 (11.32%) .NET
15 504 (11.03%) Windows
15 504 (11.03%) Service Delivery
16 492 (10.77%) Change Management
17 467 (10.22%) PRINCE2
17 467 (10.22%) TDD
18 465 (10.18%) JavaScript
19 445 (9.74%) Service Management
20 425 (9.30%) HTML
21 419 (9.17%) Retail
22 412 (9.02%) E-Commerce
23 399 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
24 379 (8.30%) Mentoring
25 375 (8.21%) Coaching
26 365 (7.99%) Linux
27 339 (7.42%) Oracle

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 189 (4.14%) IIS
2 179 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 107 (2.34%) Apache
4 103 (2.25%) Confluence
5 93 (2.04%) CMS
6 85 (1.86%) nginx
7 78 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 66 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 65 (1.42%) Apache Solr
10 57 (1.25%) MS Exchange
11 55 (1.20%) Node.js
12 52 (1.14%) SAS
13 42 (0.92%) Lync
14 39 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
15 34 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
15 34 (0.74%) JBoss
16 32 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
17 29 (0.63%) WebLogic
18 23 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (0.46%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 554 (12.13%) MS Excel
2 250 (5.47%) MS Office
3 86 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 83 (1.82%) MS Project
5 75 (1.64%) MS Visio
6 36 (0.79%) Photoshop
7 27 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 26 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 17 (0.37%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.066%) SPSS
12 2 (0.044%) Maya
12 2 (0.044%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.044%) Mingle
13 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.022%) Revit
13 1 (0.022%) FastStats
13 1 (0.022%) InDesign
13 1 (0.022%) CorelDRAW
13 1 (0.022%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 52 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.79%) SAP SCM
3 35 (0.77%) SAP FI
4 34 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 34 (0.74%) SAP CO
5 25 (0.55%) Google Analytics
6 24 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 21 (0.46%) SAP MM
8 19 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
9 18 (0.39%) Magento
10 16 (0.35%) Sophis RISQUE
11 14 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
11 14 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
12 13 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
12 13 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
12 13 (0.28%) HFM
12 13 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 12 (0.26%) SAP SD
14 11 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
15 10 (0.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (1.86%) SaaS
2 82 (1.79%) GitHub
3 69 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
5 45 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.37%) IaaS
7 13 (0.28%) PaaS
8 6 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.088%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.044%) Force.com
10 2 (0.044%) Office 365
11 1 (0.022%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.022%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 124 (2.71%) TCP/IP
1 124 (2.71%) Internet
2 116 (2.54%) SAN
3 112 (2.45%) Firewall
4 87 (1.90%) LAN
5 85 (1.86%) WAN
5 85 (1.86%) DNS
5 85 (1.86%) HTTP
6 79 (1.73%) Wireless
7 57 (1.25%) VPN
8 41 (0.90%) MPLS
9 36 (0.79%) DHCP
10 34 (0.74%) Intranet
11 30 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (0.63%) Unified Communications
13 28 (0.61%) Network Security
14 25 (0.55%) LDAP
15 23 (0.50%) Radio Access Network
16 20 (0.44%) SSL
16 20 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 145 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 137 (3.00%) MySQL
4 122 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 107 (2.34%) MongoDB
6 102 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 78 (1.71%) Big Data
8 73 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 71 (1.55%) NoSQL
10 70 (1.53%) RDBMS
10 70 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 67 (1.47%) RavenDB
12 64 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 64 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 43 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 42 (0.92%) DB2
15 39 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
16 37 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
17 34 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
18 33 (0.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 306 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 177 (3.87%) Selenium
3 175 (3.83%) TeamCity
4 174 (3.81%) Cucumber
5 148 (3.24%) JIRA
6 147 (3.22%) Jenkins
7 121 (2.65%) NUnit
7 121 (2.65%) Visual Studio
8 109 (2.39%) Rhino Mocks
9 107 (2.34%) Subversion
10 95 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 77 (1.69%) Maven
11 77 (1.69%) ReSharper
12 76 (1.66%) WATIR
13 70 (1.53%) WebDriver
14 66 (1.44%) Moq
14 66 (1.44%) NCrunch
15 59 (1.29%) Hudson
16 55 (1.20%) SpecFlow
17 41 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 1304 (28.54%) Finance
2 419 (9.17%) Retail
3 339 (7.42%) Telecoms
4 292 (6.39%) Banking
5 237 (5.19%) Marketing
6 195 (4.27%) Legal
7 194 (4.25%) Back Office
8 182 (3.98%) Manufacturing
9 108 (2.36%) Law
9 108 (2.36%) Publishing
10 67 (1.47%) Billing
11 65 (1.42%) Advertising
12 62 (1.36%) Games
13 51 (1.12%) Electronics
14 41 (0.90%) Automotive
15 40 (0.88%) French Language
16 39 (0.85%) Local Government
17 35 (0.77%) Financial Institution
17 35 (0.77%) Front Office
18 29 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 813 (17.79%) Analyst
2 740 (16.20%) Developer
3 336 (7.35%) Project Manager
4 272 (5.95%) Service Manager
5 239 (5.23%) Business Analyst
6 182 (3.98%) Architect
7 147 (3.22%) .NET Developer
8 146 (3.20%) Team Leader
9 139 (3.04%) Senior Developer
10 124 (2.71%) Delivery Manager
11 115 (2.52%) Support Analyst
12 112 (2.45%) Consultant
12 112 (2.45%) Java Developer
13 104 (2.28%) Tester
14 100 (2.19%) Business Manager
15 97 (2.12%) Development Manager
16 94 (2.06%) Test Analyst
17 92 (2.01%) Applications Support
18 90 (1.97%) Junior
19 88 (1.93%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (11.32%) .NET
2 425 (9.30%) HTML
3 336 (7.35%) CSS
4 325 (7.11%) ASP.NET
5 267 (5.84%) XML
6 261 (5.71%) jQuery
7 213 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 185 (4.05%) Web Services
9 152 (3.33%) HTML5
10 137 (3.00%) REST
11 135 (2.95%) .NET Framework
12 121 (2.65%) NHibernate
12 121 (2.65%) Spring
13 111 (2.43%) StructureMap
14 90 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 88 (1.93%) MSMQ
16 83 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 82 (1.79%) AngularJS
18 76 (1.66%) J2EE
19 73 (1.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 561 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 300 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 254 (5.56%) User Experience
4 190 (4.16%) Computer Science
5 167 (3.66%) Open Source
6 112 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 80 (1.75%) PMI
8 61 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 57 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 56 (1.23%) Digital Media
11 54 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
12 51 (1.12%) Statistics
13 49 (1.07%) Replication
14 48 (1.05%) Data Integration
15 46 (1.01%) Derivative
16 45 (0.98%) Social Media
17 41 (0.90%) Mathematics
18 40 (0.88%) CMDB
19 37 (0.81%) Blog
20 34 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 504 (11.03%) Windows
2 365 (7.99%) Linux
3 220 (4.82%) UNIX
4 91 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 62 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (1.14%) Android
7 52 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (0.98%) Debian
9 43 (0.94%) Apple iOS
10 34 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (0.66%) AIX
12 29 (0.63%) Windows XP
13 22 (0.48%) CentOS
14 20 (0.44%) Windows 8
15 16 (0.35%) Solaris
16 14 (0.31%) Ubuntu
17 10 (0.22%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.15%) HPUX
18 7 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1323 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 882 (19.30%) Project Management
3 818 (17.90%) ITIL
4 546 (11.95%) Scrum
5 504 (11.03%) Service Delivery
6 492 (10.77%) Change Management
7 467 (10.22%) PRINCE2
7 467 (10.22%) TDD
8 445 (9.74%) Service Management
9 412 (9.02%) E-Commerce
10 399 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 379 (8.30%) Mentoring
12 375 (8.21%) Coaching
13 328 (7.18%) OO
14 324 (7.09%) MVC
15 316 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
16 310 (6.78%) Line Management
17 299 (6.54%) BDD
18 267 (5.84%) Software Engineering
19 266 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 624 (13.66%) SQL
2 570 (12.48%) C#
3 527 (11.53%) Java
4 465 (10.18%) JavaScript
5 241 (5.27%) Ruby
6 154 (3.37%) PHP
7 128 (2.80%) C++
8 122 (2.67%) Python
9 107 (2.34%) T-SQL
10 104 (2.28%) VB.NET
11 102 (2.23%) C
12 99 (2.17%) Perl
13 69 (1.51%) PowerShell
14 39 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 38 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 35 (0.77%) Groovy
17 22 (0.48%) Bash Shell
17 22 (0.48%) VB
18 21 (0.46%) ABAP
18 21 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 831 (18.19%) Degree
2 180 (3.94%) PMI Certification
3 144 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 126 (2.76%) ISEB
5 112 (2.45%) PMP
6 91 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
6 91 (1.99%) SC Cleared
7 88 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 80 (1.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 76 (1.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 70 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 68 (1.49%) CISSP
12 59 (1.29%) ISTQB
13 55 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 52 (1.14%) CCNA
15 47 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 43 (0.94%) MCSE
16 43 (0.94%) MBA
16 43 (0.94%) CISA
17 41 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 528 (11.56%) QA
2 333 (7.29%) SLA
3 129 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 76 (1.66%) ISO 9001
5 53 (1.16%) ISO 14001
6 33 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 23 (0.50%) ISO 9000
8 22 (0.48%) PCI DSS
9 18 (0.39%) Data Quality
10 15 (0.33%) COBIT
11 13 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 9 (0.20%) COSO
13 6 (0.13%) P3O
14 5 (0.11%) Basel II
15 4 (0.088%) BS7799
16 3 (0.066%) GAAP
16 3 (0.066%) Solvency II
17 2 (0.044%) HIPAA
17 2 (0.044%) SNOMED CT
18 1 (0.022%) HL7
System Software
1 156 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 141 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 32 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 30 (0.66%) Firmware
5 26 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 22 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (0.48%) vSphere
7 21 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (0.35%) XenServer
8 16 (0.35%) Varnish
9 14 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 9 (0.20%) XenApp
12 8 (0.18%) Samba
12 8 (0.18%) vCloud
12 8 (0.18%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.13%) KVM
13 6 (0.13%) Docker
13 6 (0.13%) IAG
Systems Management
1 99 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (1.77%) Puppet
3 44 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
4 43 (0.94%) Nagios
5 34 (0.74%) Tivoli
6 29 (0.63%) Opsview
7 27 (0.59%) Vagrant
7 27 (0.59%) SCCM
8 24 (0.53%) Ansible
9 23 (0.50%) Data Guard
10 19 (0.42%) collectd
11 16 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
11 16 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 15 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 14 (0.31%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.26%) SCOM
15 9 (0.20%) Capistrano
16 8 (0.18%) Netcool
16 8 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
17 7 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 728 (15.93%) Microsoft
2 339 (7.42%) Oracle
3 267 (5.84%) SAP
4 201 (4.40%) VMware
5 136 (2.98%) Cisco
6 120 (2.63%) HP
7 107 (2.34%) IBM
8 99 (2.17%) Citrix
9 82 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 66 (1.44%) Endeca
10 66 (1.44%) RedPrairie
11 52 (1.14%) Google
12 45 (0.98%) Adobe
13 41 (0.90%) Cognos
14 37 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
15 36 (0.79%) Huawei
16 34 (0.74%) Akamai
17 30 (0.66%) Business Objects
17 30 (0.66%) CheckPoint
18 28 (0.61%) Hyperion
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg
Posted: 13 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Market rate or Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000-55000
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday