The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continual Improvement
Rank 142 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2112 1803 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.94% 1.77% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.25% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1322 1374
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,800 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87694 80306 85531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.64% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71414 66712 73612
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £46,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Continuous Improvement
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -21 822 £55,000 +4.76% 113
South East +31 434 £45,000 +10.42% 70
East of England +33 186 £47,500 - 16
East Midlands +21 170 £40,857 +2.14% 9
South West +33 141 £42,500 +6.25% 38
Yorkshire -11 130 £37,500 +0.67% 12
North West +9 123 £42,275 +19.08% 21
West Midlands +11 100 £47,500 +11.76% 16
North East +3 15 £33,000 -42.85% 4
Midlands +12 11 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Continuous Improvement
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Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 1188 (28.13%) Finance
2 874 (20.70%) Project Management
3 834 (19.75%) Microsoft
4 752 (17.81%) Degree
5 740 (17.52%) ITIL
6 710 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
7 647 (15.32%) SQL
8 571 (13.52%) MS Excel
9 569 (13.47%) Scrum
10 555 (13.14%) .NET
11 533 (12.62%) Java
12 508 (12.03%) C#
13 488 (11.56%) Service Delivery
14 479 (11.34%) SQL Server
15 472 (11.18%) Windows
16 453 (10.73%) Change Management
17 451 (10.68%) E-Commerce
18 436 (10.32%) JavaScript
19 423 (10.02%) HTML
20 413 (9.78%) Oracle
21 407 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
22 403 (9.54%) QA
23 382 (9.05%) TDD
24 374 (8.86%) Retail
25 352 (8.34%) PRINCE2
26 351 (8.31%) Service Management
27 319 (7.55%) SLA
28 316 (7.48%) CSS
29 305 (7.22%) Management Information System
30 302 (7.15%) Linux

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
1 199 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 123 (2.91%) IIS
3 105 (2.49%) CMS
4 93 (2.20%) MS Exchange
5 87 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 76 (1.80%) Apache
7 75 (1.78%) Confluence
8 58 (1.37%) WebSphere
9 50 (1.18%) Apache Solr
10 42 (0.99%) Node.js
10 42 (0.99%) SAS
11 39 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 34 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 32 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 27 (0.64%) nginx
15 26 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
15 26 (0.62%) WebLogic
16 25 (0.59%) MS Project Server
17 23 (0.54%) Drupal
17 23 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 571 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 259 (6.13%) MS Office
3 96 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 95 (2.25%) MS Project
5 71 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 39 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 18 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.14%) Simulink
11 4 (0.095%) CATIA
12 3 (0.071%) InDesign
12 3 (0.071%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.071%) Mingle
13 2 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.047%) Maya
13 2 (0.047%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.024%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (1.16%) SAP FI
2 46 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 46 (1.09%) SAP CO
3 38 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
4 33 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 27 (0.64%) SAP SCM
6 25 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
7 24 (0.57%) Magento
8 23 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
9 22 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
10 19 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
11 18 (0.43%) Agresso
12 14 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
13 12 (0.28%) SAP SD
13 12 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
15 10 (0.24%) SAP HR
15 10 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
15 10 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
16 9 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 71 (1.68%) SaaS
2 70 (1.66%) GitHub
3 33 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.21%) Office 365
7 8 (0.19%) IaaS
8 7 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.12%) Taleo
10 4 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.095%) Responsys
11 2 (0.047%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.047%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.047%) PaaS
11 2 (0.047%) Heroku
11 2 (0.047%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 133 (3.15%) Internet
2 132 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 121 (2.87%) DNS
4 111 (2.63%) SAN
4 111 (2.63%) Firewall
5 109 (2.58%) LAN
6 96 (2.27%) WAN
7 89 (2.11%) Wireless
8 77 (1.82%) HTTP
9 73 (1.73%) VPN
10 69 (1.63%) DHCP
11 53 (1.26%) NAS
12 42 (0.99%) Intranet
13 37 (0.88%) Broadband
14 33 (0.78%) SSL
15 30 (0.71%) 3G
16 29 (0.69%) MPLS
17 28 (0.66%) Network Security
18 25 (0.59%) VoIP
19 20 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 135 (3.20%) Relational Database
3 106 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
4 102 (2.42%) MySQL
5 99 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 89 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 84 (1.99%) RDBMS
8 78 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 77 (1.82%) MongoDB
10 69 (1.63%) NoSQL
11 56 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 53 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 53 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (1.14%) DB2
14 46 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 46 (1.09%) Big Data
15 40 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
16 39 (0.92%) RavenDB
17 28 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
17 28 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 202 (4.78%) Git (software)
2 148 (3.50%) Cucumber
3 129 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 126 (2.98%) Subversion
5 118 (2.79%) Visual Studio
6 110 (2.60%) Selenium
7 105 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 102 (2.42%) JIRA
9 100 (2.37%) Maven
10 96 (2.27%) NUnit
11 80 (1.89%) TeamCity
12 61 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
13 46 (1.09%) Jasmine
13 46 (1.09%) ReSharper
14 44 (1.04%) Moq
15 43 (1.02%) WATIR
16 39 (0.92%) Ant
17 38 (0.90%) NCrunch
18 36 (0.85%) SpecFlow
18 36 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 1188 (28.13%) Finance
2 374 (8.86%) Retail
3 292 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 279 (6.61%) Marketing
5 232 (5.49%) Banking
6 177 (4.19%) Manufacturing
7 165 (3.91%) Back Office
8 145 (3.43%) Legal
9 90 (2.13%) Law
10 79 (1.87%) Publishing
11 70 (1.66%) Games
12 61 (1.44%) Advertising
13 60 (1.42%) Electronics
14 56 (1.33%) Billing
15 42 (0.99%) French Language
16 37 (0.88%) Financial Institution
17 31 (0.73%) Aerospace
18 29 (0.69%) German Language
19 27 (0.64%) Investment Banking
19 27 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 740 (17.52%) Analyst
2 712 (16.86%) Developer
3 342 (8.10%) Project Manager
4 279 (6.61%) Business Analyst
5 233 (5.52%) Service Manager
6 196 (4.64%) Senior Developer
7 162 (3.84%) Team Leader
8 152 (3.60%) Architect
9 146 (3.46%) .NET Developer
10 140 (3.32%) Java Developer
11 129 (3.05%) Software Engineer
12 121 (2.87%) Consultant
13 120 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
14 102 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
15 88 (2.08%) Services Delivery Manager
16 84 (1.99%) Business Manager
17 82 (1.94%) Solutions Architect
18 71 (1.68%) Senior Manager
18 71 (1.68%) Applications Support
19 70 (1.66%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (13.14%) .NET
2 423 (10.02%) HTML
3 316 (7.48%) CSS
4 278 (6.58%) ASP.NET
5 269 (6.37%) XML
6 243 (5.75%) Web Services
7 227 (5.38%) jQuery
8 183 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 164 (3.88%) HTML5
10 152 (3.60%) Spring
11 139 (3.29%) .NET Framework
12 113 (2.68%) Ajax
13 106 (2.51%) JSON
13 106 (2.51%) CSS3
14 104 (2.46%) WCF
14 104 (2.46%) J2EE
15 92 (2.18%) REST
16 84 (1.99%) Hibernate
17 80 (1.89%) RESTful
18 75 (1.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 305 (7.22%) Management Information System
2 181 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 146 (3.46%) Open Source
4 89 (2.11%) Blackberry
5 79 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 75 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 53 (1.26%) Visualisation
9 52 (1.23%) PMI
10 50 (1.18%) Statistics
11 44 (1.04%) Derivative
12 41 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 39 (0.92%) IPTV
13 39 (0.92%) Social Media
14 35 (0.83%) Digital Media
15 33 (0.78%) N-Tier
16 31 (0.73%) Clustering
16 31 (0.73%) CMDB
16 31 (0.73%) Video on Demand
17 28 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 472 (11.18%) Windows
2 302 (7.15%) Linux
3 158 (3.74%) UNIX
4 92 (2.18%) Windows 7
5 89 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 88 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 71 (1.68%) Android
8 50 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 50 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 39 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 22 (0.52%) Debian
13 20 (0.47%) Solaris
14 17 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 14 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
15 14 (0.33%) AIX
16 8 (0.19%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.19%) SUSE
17 5 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 874 (20.70%) Project Management
2 740 (17.52%) ITIL
3 710 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
4 569 (13.47%) Scrum
5 488 (11.56%) Service Delivery
6 453 (10.73%) Change Management
7 451 (10.68%) E-Commerce
8 407 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 382 (9.05%) TDD
10 352 (8.34%) PRINCE2
11 351 (8.31%) Service Management
12 281 (6.65%) MVC
13 280 (6.63%) OO
14 261 (6.18%) Business Analysis
15 255 (6.04%) Software Engineering
16 243 (5.75%) Six Sigma
17 218 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
18 216 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
19 197 (4.66%) Risk Management
20 192 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 647 (15.32%) SQL
2 533 (12.62%) Java
3 508 (12.03%) C#
4 436 (10.32%) JavaScript
5 141 (3.34%) Ruby
6 120 (2.84%) PHP
7 107 (2.53%) C++
8 104 (2.46%) VB.NET
9 101 (2.39%) T-SQL
10 87 (2.06%) Python
11 86 (2.04%) C
12 79 (1.87%) PowerShell
13 55 (1.30%) Perl
14 50 (1.18%) VB
15 43 (1.02%) PL/SQL
16 38 (0.90%) ABAP
17 36 (0.85%) VBA
18 29 (0.69%) Groovy
19 28 (0.66%) Shell Script
20 23 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 752 (17.81%) Degree
2 137 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 121 (2.87%) PMI Certification
4 114 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 107 (2.53%) ISEB
6 103 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 87 (2.06%) PMP
8 81 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 62 (1.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 58 (1.37%) MBA
11 57 (1.35%) ISTQB
12 56 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 55 (1.30%) MCSE
14 42 (0.99%) MCITP
15 40 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 36 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 31 (0.73%) SAP Certification
18 29 (0.69%) CISSP
19 28 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
20 24 (0.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 403 (9.54%) QA
2 319 (7.55%) SLA
3 89 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 78 (1.85%) ISO 9001
5 32 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.71%) ISO 14001
7 23 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (0.47%) COBIT
9 16 (0.38%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.21%) BS7799
11 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 5 (0.12%) P3O
12 5 (0.12%) COSO
13 4 (0.095%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.095%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.095%) BS25999
14 3 (0.071%) SNOMED CT
15 2 (0.047%) HL7
16 1 (0.024%) HIPAA
16 1 (0.024%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 205 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 158 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 42 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.59%) XenApp
6 24 (0.57%) vSphere
7 18 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
9 14 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.21%) XenServer
11 8 (0.19%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.17%) vCloud
12 7 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.14%) KVM
13 6 (0.14%) HDFS
14 5 (0.12%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.095%) Varnish
15 4 (0.095%) NDS
16 2 (0.047%) NFS
Systems Management
1 53 (1.26%) SCCM
2 47 (1.11%) Puppet
3 41 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 36 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (0.78%) Tivoli
6 22 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 21 (0.50%) SCOM
8 19 (0.45%) Data Guard
9 18 (0.43%) Opsview
9 18 (0.43%) Nagios
10 16 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 12 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (0.21%) SAP Afaria
14 8 (0.19%) Netcool
14 8 (0.19%) Netcool/OMNIbus
15 6 (0.14%) collectd
15 6 (0.14%) Ansible
16 4 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 4 (0.095%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 834 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 413 (9.78%) Oracle
3 273 (6.46%) SAP
4 218 (5.16%) VMware
5 118 (2.79%) IBM
6 111 (2.63%) Citrix
7 87 (2.06%) HP
8 81 (1.92%) Cisco
9 58 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 50 (1.18%) JBoss
11 48 (1.14%) Apple
12 44 (1.04%) Business Objects
13 42 (0.99%) RedPrairie
14 39 (0.92%) NetApp
15 38 (0.90%) Endeca
16 32 (0.76%) Adobe
17 31 (0.73%) EMC
17 31 (0.73%) Twitter
18 30 (0.71%) Cognos
19 29 (0.69%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £43000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Catalyst
Salary: From £19,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £24,500 to £30,500 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago