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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 115 156 178
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +22
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2528 1953 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.52% 1.87% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.28% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1461 1214
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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
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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 +34 879 £55,000 -4.34% 96
South East +59 707 £52,500 +10.52% 76
Yorkshire +60 190 £42,500 - 20
East of England +7 168 £42,500 -15.00% 26
East Midlands +53 155 £47,500 -2.56% 15
South West -10 135 £40,000 -20.00% 30
North West +9 133 £41,000 +2.50% 28
West Midlands -4 123 £44,000 -5.37% 28
North East +16 28 £37,500 +19.04%
Midlands +6 1 £40,000 -4.76%
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1372 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1345 (28.47%) Finance
3 895 (18.94%) Degree
4 872 (18.46%) Project Management
5 844 (17.86%) ITIL
6 766 (16.21%) SQL
7 726 (15.37%) Microsoft
8 624 (13.21%) Service Delivery
9 610 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
10 576 (12.19%) QA
11 563 (11.92%) Java
12 540 (11.43%) Scrum
13 531 (11.24%) MS Excel
14 507 (10.73%) Windows
15 505 (10.69%) .NET
16 499 (10.56%) SQL Server
16 499 (10.56%) JavaScript
17 482 (10.20%) C#
18 480 (10.16%) PRINCE2
19 478 (10.12%) HTML
20 470 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
21 446 (9.44%) Mentoring
22 437 (9.25%) Service Management
23 410 (8.68%) TDD
24 409 (8.66%) Retail
25 405 (8.57%) Change Management
26 402 (8.51%) Oracle
27 381 (8.06%) E-Commerce
28 367 (7.77%) Telecoms
29 352 (7.45%) CSS

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 147 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 116 (2.46%) IIS
3 98 (2.07%) Apache
4 93 (1.97%) Tomcat
5 75 (1.59%) Node.js
6 71 (1.50%) MS Exchange
7 59 (1.25%) Confluence
8 56 (1.19%) nginx
8 56 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 46 (0.97%) SAS
10 45 (0.95%) Lync
11 41 (0.87%) CMS
12 40 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
13 34 (0.72%) Apache Solr
14 32 (0.68%) JBoss
15 30 (0.63%) WebLogic
16 24 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
18 21 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
19 20 (0.42%) Drupal
Applications
1 531 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 219 (4.63%) MS Office
3 157 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 134 (2.84%) MS Project
5 111 (2.35%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.15%) SPSS
9 7 (0.15%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.13%) Mingle
11 5 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.11%) FastStats
12 2 (0.042%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.021%) GNU Octave
13 1 (0.021%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 62 (1.31%) SAP FI
1 62 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 62 (1.31%) SAP CO
2 53 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 48 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
5 38 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
6 37 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
7 31 (0.66%) SAP SCM
8 26 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
9 25 (0.53%) SAP PS
10 23 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
11 19 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
11 19 (0.40%) SAP MM
12 15 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 14 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
13 14 (0.30%) SAP SD
14 12 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
14 12 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
15 11 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 123 (2.60%) SaaS
2 74 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (1.33%) GitHub
4 55 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 46 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (0.63%) IaaS
7 27 (0.57%) PaaS
8 24 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 17 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
10 15 (0.32%) Office 365
11 12 (0.25%) Yammer
11 12 (0.25%) Taleo
12 10 (0.21%) Force.com
13 8 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.042%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 116 (2.46%) TCP/IP
1 116 (2.46%) Firewall
2 113 (2.39%) SAN
2 113 (2.39%) Internet
3 92 (1.95%) LAN
4 90 (1.90%) WAN
4 90 (1.90%) HTTP
5 81 (1.71%) DNS
6 77 (1.63%) Wireless
7 71 (1.50%) MPLS
8 69 (1.46%) VPN
9 51 (1.08%) VoIP
10 47 (0.99%) SSL
11 44 (0.93%) DHCP
12 41 (0.87%) Unified Communications
13 40 (0.85%) FTP
14 30 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (0.59%) Intranet
16 26 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 152 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
3 133 (2.81%) MySQL
4 132 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 107 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 105 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 98 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 93 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 76 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 68 (1.44%) NoSQL
11 66 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 59 (1.25%) RDBMS
13 52 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 50 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 50 (1.06%) Big Data
15 49 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
16 40 (0.85%) DB2
16 40 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
17 36 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 29 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 218 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 158 (3.34%) Selenium
3 143 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 122 (2.58%) JIRA
5 107 (2.26%) Cucumber
6 103 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 102 (2.16%) Subversion
8 93 (1.97%) Visual Studio
9 86 (1.82%) TeamCity
10 81 (1.71%) Maven
11 72 (1.52%) NUnit
11 72 (1.52%) WebDriver
12 56 (1.19%) JUnit
13 53 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
14 51 (1.08%) Hudson
15 46 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
16 41 (0.87%) Eclipse
17 37 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
18 36 (0.76%) SpecFlow
19 29 (0.61%) Ant
General
1 1345 (28.47%) Finance
2 409 (8.66%) Retail
3 367 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 239 (5.06%) Banking
5 227 (4.80%) Marketing
6 154 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 146 (3.09%) Legal
8 144 (3.05%) Back Office
9 87 (1.84%) Law
10 86 (1.82%) Games
11 78 (1.65%) Publishing
12 73 (1.54%) Advertising
13 67 (1.42%) Billing
14 54 (1.14%) Automotive
15 46 (0.97%) Electronics
16 41 (0.87%) Military
17 40 (0.85%) Front Office
18 36 (0.76%) General Ledger
19 31 (0.66%) Investment Banking
19 31 (0.66%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 815 (17.25%) Analyst
2 669 (14.16%) Developer
3 328 (6.94%) Project Manager
4 278 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 272 (5.76%) Service Manager
6 209 (4.42%) Architect
7 160 (3.39%) Delivery Manager
8 139 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 133 (2.81%) Senior Developer
10 110 (2.33%) Java Developer
10 110 (2.33%) Team Leader
11 102 (2.16%) Tester
12 101 (2.14%) .NET Developer
13 95 (2.01%) Applications Support
14 94 (1.99%) Consultant
15 91 (1.93%) Test Analyst
15 91 (1.93%) Business Manager
16 89 (1.88%) Solutions Architect
17 86 (1.82%) Services Delivery Manager
18 85 (1.80%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (10.69%) .NET
2 478 (10.12%) HTML
3 352 (7.45%) CSS
4 320 (6.77%) XML
5 274 (5.80%) Web Services
6 238 (5.04%) ASP.NET
7 204 (4.32%) HTML5
8 184 (3.89%) jQuery
9 150 (3.17%) Spring
10 149 (3.15%) REST
11 119 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 116 (2.46%) JSON
13 112 (2.37%) CSS3
14 102 (2.16%) SOAP
15 97 (2.05%) AngularJS
16 88 (1.86%) Ajax
17 80 (1.69%) .NET Framework
17 80 (1.69%) J2EE
18 79 (1.67%) Middleware
19 71 (1.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 610 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
2 340 (7.20%) Management Information System
3 249 (5.27%) Computer Science
4 198 (4.19%) User Experience
5 172 (3.64%) Open Source
6 149 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 78 (1.65%) PMI
8 72 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 63 (1.33%) Visualisation
10 61 (1.29%) FMCG
11 52 (1.10%) Blackberry
11 52 (1.10%) Replication
12 51 (1.08%) Social Media
13 50 (1.06%) Blog
14 46 (0.97%) Digital Media
15 44 (0.93%) Online Games
15 44 (0.93%) Data Structures
16 38 (0.80%) Client/Server
17 36 (0.76%) iPad
18 35 (0.74%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 507 (10.73%) Windows
2 330 (6.98%) Linux
3 224 (4.74%) UNIX
4 87 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 84 (1.78%) Windows 7
6 78 (1.65%) Android
7 75 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 26 (0.55%) Debian
13 20 (0.42%) AIX
14 19 (0.40%) Solaris
15 18 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.34%) VMS
17 14 (0.30%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.21%) CentOS
19 8 (0.17%) Ubuntu
20 7 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1372 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
2 872 (18.46%) Project Management
3 844 (17.86%) ITIL
4 624 (13.21%) Service Delivery
5 540 (11.43%) Scrum
6 480 (10.16%) PRINCE2
7 470 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 446 (9.44%) Mentoring
9 437 (9.25%) Service Management
10 410 (8.68%) TDD
11 405 (8.57%) Change Management
12 381 (8.06%) E-Commerce
13 343 (7.26%) Business Analysis
14 333 (7.05%) Coaching
15 320 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
16 297 (6.29%) Risk Management
17 290 (6.14%) Software Engineering
18 284 (6.01%) Line Management
19 273 (5.78%) CRM
20 269 (5.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 766 (16.21%) SQL
2 563 (11.92%) Java
3 499 (10.56%) JavaScript
4 482 (10.20%) C#
5 153 (3.24%) Ruby
6 137 (2.90%) C++
7 134 (2.84%) T-SQL
8 111 (2.35%) Python
9 104 (2.20%) C
10 103 (2.18%) PHP
11 94 (1.99%) PL/SQL
12 86 (1.82%) Perl
13 61 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 60 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 45 (0.95%) Shell Script
16 42 (0.89%) Groovy
17 38 (0.80%) VB
18 31 (0.66%) VBA
18 31 (0.66%) Objective-C
19 29 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 895 (18.94%) Degree
2 176 (3.72%) ISEB
3 175 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 154 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 126 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
6 123 (2.60%) PMP
7 105 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 103 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 95 (2.01%) ISTQB
10 92 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
11 88 (1.86%) CISSP
12 69 (1.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 64 (1.35%) CISA
14 63 (1.33%) MCSE
15 62 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 60 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 59 (1.25%) DV Cleared
18 54 (1.14%) CCNA
19 46 (0.97%) CCNP
20 45 (0.95%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 576 (12.19%) QA
2 344 (7.28%) SLA
3 160 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 97 (2.05%) ISO 9001
5 72 (1.52%) ISO 14001
6 49 (1.04%) ISO 9000
7 36 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 31 (0.66%) PCI DSS
9 19 (0.40%) COBIT
10 14 (0.30%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.21%) P3O
12 7 (0.15%) Basel II
12 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 5 (0.11%) FISMA
14 4 (0.085%) BS7799
15 3 (0.063%) GAAP
16 2 (0.042%) WCAG
16 2 (0.042%) SNOMED CT
16 2 (0.042%) Val IT
16 2 (0.042%) PMBOK
System Software
1 176 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 37 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 34 (0.72%) vSphere
5 25 (0.53%) XenApp
6 21 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 17 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (0.32%) vCloud
10 12 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.25%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.23%) XenServer
12 9 (0.19%) IAG
12 9 (0.19%) Docker
13 6 (0.13%) Varnish
13 6 (0.13%) Firmware
14 4 (0.085%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.085%) Xen
14 4 (0.085%) KVM
15 2 (0.042%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 97 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (1.65%) Puppet
3 52 (1.10%) SCCM
4 49 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (0.68%) SCOM
6 25 (0.53%) Nagios
6 25 (0.53%) Vagrant
7 23 (0.49%) Ansible
8 20 (0.42%) Graphite
9 14 (0.30%) Opsview
10 13 (0.28%) collectd
11 12 (0.25%) SCOrch
11 12 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 11 (0.23%) Data Guard
13 10 (0.21%) Capistrano
14 9 (0.19%) Tivoli
15 7 (0.15%) NetBackup
15 7 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.15%) WSUS
15 7 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 726 (15.37%) Microsoft
2 402 (8.51%) Oracle
3 228 (4.83%) SAP
4 205 (4.34%) VMware
5 149 (3.15%) Cisco
6 105 (2.22%) Citrix
7 99 (2.10%) HP
8 97 (2.05%) IBM
9 60 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 51 (1.08%) Google
11 45 (0.95%) Huawei
12 37 (0.78%) Business Objects
13 36 (0.76%) Adobe
14 35 (0.74%) Red Hat
15 29 (0.61%) Informatica
16 28 (0.59%) CheckPoint
17 25 (0.53%) NetApp
17 25 (0.53%) Avaya
18 24 (0.51%) Cognos
18 24 (0.51%) 3PAR
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 8% pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Dep
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £52k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £62500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: Negaotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Zurich
Posted: 9 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £5k Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 42k plus 12% pension, 26 days, healthcare and more
Posted: Yesterday