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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 118 157 177
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2527 2061 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.46% 1.85% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.26% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1545 1278
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,800 £74,020 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
85517 91245 84309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.06% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69838 74188 70126
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 £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +18 840 £55,000 -4.34% 84
South East +62 692 £55,000 +22.22% 58
East Midlands +47 194 £45,000 +14.64% 30
East of England +16 187 £45,000 -5.26% 23
Yorkshire +41 172 £42,500 +1.19% 32
North West +36 155 £40,000 +2.56% 44
South West +5 152 £42,500 -5.55% 53
West Midlands +5 125 £45,000 -5.26% 19
North East -6 13 £37,500 +19.04% 5
Continuous Improvement
UK

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1381 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1358 (28.58%) Finance
3 893 (18.79%) Project Management
4 878 (18.48%) Degree
5 849 (17.87%) ITIL
6 792 (16.67%) SQL
7 706 (14.86%) Microsoft
8 653 (13.74%) Service Delivery
9 609 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
10 572 (12.04%) QA
11 557 (11.72%) Java
12 550 (11.57%) Scrum
13 527 (11.09%) MS Excel
14 512 (10.77%) JavaScript
15 509 (10.71%) Windows
16 507 (10.67%) .NET
17 495 (10.42%) SQL Server
18 474 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
19 472 (9.93%) HTML
20 466 (9.81%) C#
20 466 (9.81%) PRINCE2
21 461 (9.70%) Service Management
22 457 (9.62%) Mentoring
23 431 (9.07%) Oracle
24 419 (8.82%) TDD
25 378 (7.95%) Change Management
26 376 (7.91%) E-Commerce
27 360 (7.58%) Retail
28 352 (7.41%) CSS
29 347 (7.30%) Business Analysis

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 128 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 110 (2.31%) IIS
3 87 (1.83%) Node.js
4 85 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 81 (1.70%) Apache
6 78 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 59 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 55 (1.16%) Confluence
9 51 (1.07%) CMS
10 48 (1.01%) nginx
11 45 (0.95%) Apache Solr
12 44 (0.93%) Lync
13 42 (0.88%) SAS
14 39 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
15 31 (0.65%) JBoss
16 30 (0.63%) WebLogic
17 27 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
17 27 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
17 27 (0.57%) Drupal
18 21 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 527 (11.09%) MS Excel
2 221 (4.65%) MS Office
3 160 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 130 (2.74%) MS Project
5 116 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.13%) Mingle
8 6 (0.13%) SPSS
8 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.11%) FastStats
10 3 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.042%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.042%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.042%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.042%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.021%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 63 (1.33%) SAP FI
2 62 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 62 (1.30%) SAP CO
3 54 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
4 39 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
5 36 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
6 35 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
7 34 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
8 30 (0.63%) SAP SCM
9 27 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
10 25 (0.53%) SAP PS
10 25 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
11 20 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
12 18 (0.38%) SAP MM
13 15 (0.32%) SAP SD
13 15 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 15 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
14 14 (0.29%) SAP HCM
15 13 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
16 11 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 127 (2.67%) SaaS
2 77 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (1.24%) GitHub
5 53 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (0.76%) IaaS
7 30 (0.63%) PaaS
8 25 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.46%) Office 365
10 18 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 17 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
12 12 (0.25%) Taleo
13 9 (0.19%) Force.com
14 8 (0.17%) Yammer
14 8 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.13%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.13%) iPaaS
15 6 (0.13%) Boomi
16 2 (0.042%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.042%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 120 (2.53%) Firewall
2 116 (2.44%) SAN
3 115 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 102 (2.15%) Internet
5 88 (1.85%) LAN
5 88 (1.85%) WAN
6 85 (1.79%) HTTP
7 78 (1.64%) VPN
8 74 (1.56%) MPLS
9 73 (1.54%) DNS
10 69 (1.45%) Wireless
11 61 (1.28%) VoIP
12 49 (1.03%) SSL
13 47 (0.99%) Unified Communications
14 46 (0.97%) DHCP
15 38 (0.80%) FTP
16 34 (0.72%) Intranet
17 28 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
18 26 (0.55%) Network Security
19 24 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 151 (3.18%) MySQL
3 149 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
4 143 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 124 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 112 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 105 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 105 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 82 (1.73%) Oracle Database
9 75 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 65 (1.37%) NoSQL
10 65 (1.37%) RDBMS
11 54 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
13 49 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 46 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
15 43 (0.90%) DB2
15 43 (0.90%) Big Data
16 35 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 213 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 177 (3.72%) Selenium
3 128 (2.69%) Jenkins
4 119 (2.50%) JIRA
5 111 (2.34%) Cucumber
6 107 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 89 (1.87%) Subversion
8 87 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 85 (1.79%) TeamCity
10 84 (1.77%) Maven
11 77 (1.62%) NUnit
12 75 (1.58%) JUnit
13 68 (1.43%) WebDriver
14 53 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
15 50 (1.05%) Hudson
16 45 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
17 36 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
18 33 (0.69%) Eclipse
19 32 (0.67%) Appium
20 30 (0.63%) Jasmine
General
1 1358 (28.58%) Finance
2 360 (7.58%) Retail
3 344 (7.24%) Telecoms
4 240 (5.05%) Marketing
5 198 (4.17%) Banking
6 156 (3.28%) Manufacturing
7 142 (2.99%) Back Office
8 137 (2.88%) Legal
9 96 (2.02%) Law
10 92 (1.94%) Publishing
10 92 (1.94%) Games
11 74 (1.56%) Advertising
12 58 (1.22%) Automotive
13 56 (1.18%) Billing
14 48 (1.01%) Electronics
15 41 (0.86%) Military
16 36 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
17 35 (0.74%) Front Office
18 34 (0.72%) General Ledger
19 33 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 839 (17.66%) Analyst
2 661 (13.91%) Developer
3 338 (7.11%) Project Manager
4 296 (6.23%) Business Analyst
5 286 (6.02%) Service Manager
6 214 (4.50%) Architect
7 168 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
8 160 (3.37%) Senior Developer
9 140 (2.95%) Support Analyst
10 116 (2.44%) Java Developer
11 111 (2.34%) Team Leader
12 105 (2.21%) Software Engineer
13 103 (2.17%) Consultant
14 102 (2.15%) Senior Analyst
15 93 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
16 92 (1.94%) Services Delivery Manager
17 91 (1.91%) Test Analyst
18 90 (1.89%) .NET Developer
19 89 (1.87%) Technical Manager
20 87 (1.83%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (10.67%) .NET
2 472 (9.93%) HTML
3 352 (7.41%) CSS
4 314 (6.61%) Web Services
5 307 (6.46%) XML
6 226 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 190 (4.00%) HTML5
8 168 (3.54%) Spring
9 161 (3.39%) jQuery
10 156 (3.28%) REST
11 122 (2.57%) JSON
12 117 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 117 (2.46%) CSS3
13 108 (2.27%) SOAP
13 108 (2.27%) AngularJS
14 93 (1.96%) J2EE
15 90 (1.89%) .NET Framework
16 79 (1.66%) Hibernate
17 78 (1.64%) Ajax
17 78 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 609 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 339 (7.13%) Management Information System
3 252 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 185 (3.89%) Open Source
5 161 (3.39%) User Experience
6 142 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 88 (1.85%) PMI
8 73 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 70 (1.47%) FMCG
10 69 (1.45%) Visualisation
11 59 (1.24%) Social Media
11 59 (1.24%) Blackberry
12 56 (1.18%) Blog
13 49 (1.03%) Data Structures
14 48 (1.01%) Replication
15 45 (0.95%) Online Games
16 40 (0.84%) Digital Media
16 40 (0.84%) Mainframe
17 39 (0.82%) Client/Server
17 39 (0.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 509 (10.71%) Windows
2 317 (6.67%) Linux
3 203 (4.27%) UNIX
4 91 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 83 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 79 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (1.62%) Android
8 49 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (0.72%) Windows 8
11 29 (0.61%) Debian
12 25 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.44%) AIX
14 20 (0.42%) Windows XP
15 19 (0.40%) Solaris
15 19 (0.40%) VMS
16 17 (0.36%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 10 (0.21%) CentOS
19 9 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1381 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
2 893 (18.79%) Project Management
3 849 (17.87%) ITIL
4 653 (13.74%) Service Delivery
5 550 (11.57%) Scrum
6 474 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 466 (9.81%) PRINCE2
8 461 (9.70%) Service Management
9 457 (9.62%) Mentoring
10 419 (8.82%) TDD
11 378 (7.95%) Change Management
12 376 (7.91%) E-Commerce
13 347 (7.30%) Business Analysis
14 344 (7.24%) Coaching
15 317 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
16 300 (6.31%) Software Engineering
17 298 (6.27%) Line Management
18 285 (6.00%) BDD
19 258 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
20 255 (5.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 792 (16.67%) SQL
2 557 (11.72%) Java
3 512 (10.77%) JavaScript
4 466 (9.81%) C#
5 148 (3.11%) Ruby
6 141 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 127 (2.67%) C++
8 106 (2.23%) Python
9 104 (2.19%) PL/SQL
10 99 (2.08%) PHP
11 94 (1.98%) C
12 84 (1.77%) Perl
13 57 (1.20%) VB.NET
14 56 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 48 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 48 (1.01%) Groovy
16 42 (0.88%) VB
17 35 (0.74%) Scala
18 27 (0.57%) VBA
19 26 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 878 (18.48%) Degree
2 193 (4.06%) ISEB
3 171 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 164 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 143 (3.01%) Security Cleared
6 108 (2.27%) PMP
7 107 (2.25%) ISTQB
8 104 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 104 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 92 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
10 67 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 66 (1.39%) MCSE
11 66 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 60 (1.26%) CISSP
12 60 (1.26%) DV Cleared
13 53 (1.12%) CCNA
14 52 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 50 (1.05%) CISM
16 45 (0.95%) CCNP
17 43 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 572 (12.04%) QA
2 333 (7.01%) SLA
3 178 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 100 (2.10%) ISO 9001
5 71 (1.49%) ISO 14001
6 44 (0.93%) ISO 9000
7 36 (0.76%) PCI DSS
8 31 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 22 (0.46%) COBIT
10 14 (0.29%) P3O
11 12 (0.25%) Data Quality
12 9 (0.19%) Basel II
13 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 5 (0.11%) FISMA
15 4 (0.084%) PMBOK
16 3 (0.063%) BS7799
16 3 (0.063%) GAAP
17 2 (0.042%) WCAG
17 2 (0.042%) SNOMED CT
17 2 (0.042%) Val IT
System Software
1 184 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 142 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 45 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 37 (0.78%) vSphere
5 26 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 23 (0.48%) XenApp
7 20 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.32%) vCloud
9 15 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.23%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.23%) XenServer
11 8 (0.17%) Docker
12 6 (0.13%) IAG
12 6 (0.13%) Firmware
13 5 (0.11%) Varnish
14 4 (0.084%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.084%) KVM
15 3 (0.063%) Xen
16 2 (0.042%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 74 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 68 (1.43%) Puppet
3 57 (1.20%) SCCM
4 52 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (0.67%) SCOM
6 20 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 20 (0.42%) Ansible
7 19 (0.40%) Nagios
8 16 (0.34%) Graphite
9 14 (0.29%) Data Guard
10 12 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 12 (0.25%) SCOrch
10 12 (0.25%) Tivoli
11 9 (0.19%) collectd
11 9 (0.19%) Opsview
11 9 (0.19%) WSUS
12 8 (0.17%) Kibana
13 7 (0.15%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.13%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 706 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 431 (9.07%) Oracle
3 237 (4.99%) SAP
4 215 (4.52%) VMware
5 149 (3.14%) Cisco
6 103 (2.17%) HP
7 99 (2.08%) Citrix
8 79 (1.66%) IBM
9 78 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 49 (1.03%) Google
11 42 (0.88%) Business Objects
12 38 (0.80%) Red Hat
13 34 (0.72%) Informatica
14 32 (0.67%) Huawei
15 30 (0.63%) NetApp
15 30 (0.63%) Adobe
16 29 (0.61%) 3PAR
17 25 (0.53%) Avaya
18 24 (0.51%) CheckPoint
19 22 (0.46%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Hays IT
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: £22k - £24k per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benfits + car allowance + e
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Trainline
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension , healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + £6k car 8% Pension Bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £86000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago